Physical Education

Job Description

Department: Instruction               

Term of Employment: 2 years    

Band: Teaching Faculty                           

Reporting Accountability: Primary Principal

Scope of Responsibility:

We are looking for a teacher who can inspire children to achieve well in the subject and also to enjoy being physically active.

Teaching responsibilities:

  • Be a role model for students in physical health and sports, inspiring them to be actively interested in the subject of PE.
  • Make an impact on the experience young people receive through PE and sport.
  • Ensure lessons are planned in accordance with departmental scheme of work.
  • Assess, record, report on progress / attainment of students.
  • Prioritise and manage time effectively, ensuring continued professional development in-line with the role.
  • Contribute to a full and extensive extracurricular programme.
  • Manage, coach and officiate sport teams.
  • Teach according to students’ educational needs.
  • Have a clear vision / focus.
  • Be passionate about the subject and communicate well with young people.
  • Maintain discipline in accordance with school procedures.
  • Ensure a high quality learning environment.
  • Act within the school framework, which sets out the teacher’s professional duties and responsibilities which uses for guidance purposes only.

Safeguarding and Promoting the Welfare of Students:

  • Be responsible for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of students that you are responsible for.
  • Be aware of and comply with policies and procedures relating to child protection,health, safety and security

Sharing information/Multi-agency working:

  • Maintain positive links with local clubs, schools and organisations and provide professional and up-to-date physical health advice for students as per needed.
  • Contribute to the school’s promotion and organisation of the ‘Annual/Semesterly School Games/Events’.
  • Help support our ASA programme and school duties.
  • To work with the HoS, Curriculum Coordinator and other colleagues to build positive working environment, and participate in professional development.
  • To represent the school and communicate its values to a range of audiences.
  • Work alongside colleagues in planning, adjusting and delivering learning activities.
  • Attend and Support Parents Tea, Open Days, staff meetings and other events as appropriate.

Qualifications Required:

  • Master’s degree and above from an accredited college or university in education or related field.
  • Expertise and thorough understanding in the field of PE practises.
  • Proven experience teaching in a classroom environment.
  • Ability to communicate effectively with all staff and colleagues.
  • Organized, flexible disposition, and high adaptation skills to work successfully in an unpredictable school and culture setting of Sias IS.
  • Organization and communication skills.
  • IB MYP experience preferred.


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