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Girls' Physical Education Teacher (Mat Cover)

  • London

  • Newton Preparatory School

  • A competitive salariy above the national teachers’ scale for inner London

  • Temporary


An outstanding and enthusiastic PE specialist with a particular interest and expertise in teaching Girls' Cricket, Athletics, Netball and Gymnastics for a maternity absence from 22 April. Candidates seeking a summer term appointment only also welcome


Are you seeking a Physical Education (P.E.) teaching position in a school with fantastic sports facilities as well as children who value and enjoy learning?

Newton Prep is a successful and dynamic school for children between the ages of 3 and 13. We have high standards and expectations and are interested in education in the fullest sense. We seek to ensure that our pupils benefit from a proper balance of academic excellence, fun and activity combined with strong pastoral support.

The P.E. Department’s aim is to provide children with the opportunity to participate in a wide range of PE/sports activities in order to develop positive attitudes to life- long health and exercise.

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and enthusiastic P.E. specialist to teach sport to Girls’ aged 7 to 13 years. Candidates must be able to teach all of the major sports but have a particular interest and expertise in teaching Girls’ Cricket, Athletics, Netball and Gymnastics. This position is to cover a maternity absence commencing on 22nd April 2019 and is likely to be for two terms. Applications from candidates who are only seeking a one term appointment for the Summer Term are also welcomed.

Our teachers are paid competitive salaries above the national teachers’ scale for inner London and provided with excellent working conditions and resources including:-

- Contributory pension scheme (TPS)

- staff gym

- free school lunch during term time

- free car parking

Newton Prep is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS Disclosure and Barred List check and references will be taken up on all shortlisted candidates, prior to interview.

Full details of the post and an application form may be obtained from the school website or by contacting the HR Office on 0207 720 4091 Extn 1255 email:

Applications, by form only to: HR Manager, Newton Prep, 149 Battersea Park Road, London SW8 4BX, or by email to

Interviews week beginning: 4.3.19


Further Information


Newton Preparatory School

149 Battersea Park Road, London, SW8 4BX


Closing Date: 25 February 2019

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