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Teacher of Girls' PE

Job Description

Job Title: Teacher of Girls PE (Maternity Cover)

Location: South Buckinghamshire

School Rating: Ofsted 'Good'

Contract Type: Maternity Cover, Full-time

Salary: Competitive

About the School: We are pleased to offer an exciting opportunity for a passionate and dedicated individual to join a vibrant community at an Ofsted 'Good' 11-18 mixed Secondary School located in South Buckinghamshire. This school is committed to providing a supportive and inclusive learning environment where every student is encouraged to thrive academically and personally.

Role Overview: As a Teacher of Girls PE, you will play a crucial role in delivering high-quality physical education lessons to our female students, ensuring their holistic development and promoting healthy lifestyles. This position presents an opportunity to make a positive impact on the lives of the students during a maternity absence.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and deliver engaging and inclusive PE lessons tailored to the needs and abilities of female students across different age groups.
  • Create a positive and supportive learning environment where students feel motivated to participate and develop their physical skills and abilities.
  • Organize and oversee extracurricular sporting activities and events, providing opportunities for students to further develop their talents and interests in sports.
  • Collaborate with colleagues within the PE department to coordinate curriculum delivery and ensure consistency in teaching standards and assessment practices.
  • Monitor and assess student progress, providing constructive feedback and support to help students achieve their full potential.
  • Communicate effectively with parents and caregivers, providing regular updates on student progress and participation in PE activities.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) and relevant academic qualifications in Physical Education or a related field.
  • Experience teaching PE, preferably with a focus on girls' physical education, at the secondary level.
  • Passion for promoting physical activity and healthy lifestyles among young people, particularly girls.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.
  • Flexibility and adaptability to cover maternity leave and contribute effectively to the ongoing success of the PE department.

How to Apply: To apply for the position of Teacher of Girls PE (Maternity Cover), please submit your CV today, or contact Suzanne Jones at Dunbar Education to discuss further.

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