Deputy Head of Department/KS5 Lead - Physical Education - Graveney School

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Job Reference: randw/TP/55/2618
Number of Positions: 1
Contract Type: Term Time
Salary: Teachers Pay Scale (plus TLR2b)
Closing Date: 19/04/2021
Job Category: Schools / Academies - Teaching roles
Directorate: Services for Schools
Business Area: SFS Schools
Location (Please use London or Greater London): Greater London

The role

To start September 2021

Would you like the opportunity to work as part of a team of highly experienced and ambitious colleagues? Graveney is an extremely popular and successful 11-18 School, situated in South West London, SW17 with the benefit of being situated in beautiful campus style surroundings with excellent facilities and a warm community atmosphere. We have a commitment to providing the best opportunities to all students and to developing the professional skills and career opportunities of our staff, within a supportive and collaborative environment

Designated ‘outstanding’ by Ofsted in March 2015 and widely recognised as one of the top 100 state funded schools in the country.

“Top performing local school again, based on an aggregation of the five key accountability measures…” The Times

Applications are invited from full time candidates for September 2021 and would suit an experienced A level teacher.  The successful candidate will be an exceptional and committed teacher of PE, who will work within a supportive and highly successful department.  As a key member of the team, the suitable candidate will specialise in leading the A-Level programme, support the HOD and providing guidance to the team. You will have the ability to teach across the full range of age groups. The successful candidate would be expected to support and enhance our extra-curricular programme, where a netball specialist would be highly desirable.

Our PE Department is deemed to be outstanding in terms of both academic and sporting success. It is therefore vital that applicants have a desire to participate in both timetabled and extra-curricular activities.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. 

Alternatively, these can be downloaded from the school’s website:

Electronic Graveney application forms should be returned to

Closing Date: 19 April 2021 (at noon)

Interviews: 26 April 2021

The selection process is likely to take place ‘in person’ under strict social distancing guidelines and will comprise a lesson observation, task and panel interview.

Please note that applications will be considered for shortlisting as and when they are received, and the Trust reserves the right to close the advert at any time.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs. Strictly no agencies please.

Graveney School

(Graveney School is part of Graveney Trust)

Welham Road

Tooting, London

SW17 9BU

Tel: 020 8682 7000

Fax: 020 6767 5883


Principal: Mrs Cynthia Rickman

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