PE Specialist

Post Title: PE Specialist (HLTA)

Required:September 2020 (Term time only)

Pay: Grade 8 points 19 to 24 (£24,799 to £27,905)

Hours: 8.15am to 4.15pm Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. (Term-time only)

Closing date: 30th April 2020

Interviews: Beginning of May (if possible, or alternative arrangements may be made).

Discovery Primary Academy required for September, a qualified and experienced Sports coach to work with classes across the academy, supporting the development of Sport and PE particularly dance and gymnastics.  The role will include working with a range of groups and whole classes, developing children’s skills, knowledge and positive attitudes through a range of sports and physical education opportunities. The successful candidate will also be required to teach model lessons, in order to ensure continuous high quality professional development in PE for all staff.

Additionally, the role will include the provision and management of a range of after sports opportunities and clubs after the academy day. The development of inter class and inter school and regional competitions will also be central to the role.

The academy has extensive playing fields, two well equipped halls and experienced PE subject leaders, an existing sports coach in post with whom the successful candidate will work closely.

Visits to the academy are encouraged (when possible).

If you are interested, please phone (01733 325005 and leave an answerphone message) or email the academy office  for further details. An application form can be found on the vacancies page of our website at

Please refer to the job description when applying; outlining what skills, qualities and experience you can offer us at Discovery. The ability to drive a minibus would be advantageous.

Discovery Primary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to complete an enhanced DBS disclosure check.