Saints South West – PE Specialist

Published: 12th April 2018

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Full Time
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Human Resources

Title: PE Specialist
Location: Devon (location dependant on candidate)
Basis: Full Time
Pay: Competitive. Based on experience and qualifications.
Closing Date: Wednesday 2nd May 2018
Start Date: Between May-September 2018
Interview Date: Organised upon receipt of successful application

The successful candidate will be part of a professional team of Saints Southwest coaches, coaching children using the Saints methodology, planning, delivering and evaluating educational and inclusive Primary School PE provision. Following a curriculum map to ensure all required units/skills are taught across the Academic Year, aligned with the National Curriculum programme of study. Resulting in specialist/high quality provision provided across all key stages within each school. Further, to deliver extra-curricular clubs (e.g. After School Clubs), while also promoting external extra-curricular activities/clubs to increase participation of students in sport out of school.

Personal development
The successful candidate will also have the chance to progress and expand their role within the Saints Southwest setup, while receiving regular CPD, mentoring and guidance from our team.

Key Skills/Characteristics and Competencies
● Computer/ICT (Email, Documents, Spreadsheets, Powerpoint and Forms)
● Spelling, punctuation and grammar
● Works well in a team
● Professional, reflective and proactive
● Attention to detail
● Self motivated and enthusiastic
● Approachable, supportive, friendly, positive, listen and helpful
● Open minded

Professional Competencies
● Experience working with Primary aged (5-11 years) children (essential)
● Knowledge of the National Curriculum for Physical Education (essential)
● Understanding of different learning styles (essential)
● Full driving licence (essential)
● Excellent communicator (essential)
● Excellent behaviour management strategies (essential)
● Experience running events (desired)
● Qualified Teacher Status/Degree related to Physical Education (desired)
● FA Level 2 or other NGB Level 2 qualification (desired)
● Mentoring experience (desired)

If you are successful you can look forward to
● Competitive wage
● Kit and equipment
● Staff reward scheme
● Exclusive staff discounts across leisure, retail and fitness industry
● Learning and development from CPD sessions covering a variety of topics
● Experience of working within an innovative company
● Access to tickets to watch Southampton FC

To apply for this vacant position please send CV to