PE Subject Lead (1.0FTE)

Full Time Permanent
  • Closing date: 21 May 2024
  • Suitable for ECT/NQTs: Undisclosed
  • Full Time
  • Permanent
  • Atkins Road, Clapham Park, London, SW12 0AB
  • Inner London Main Pay Range, Points M1 to U3 (£36,745 to £56,959) plus a TLR allowance of £7,844 per annum, and a Recruitment and Retention allowance of £3,000 per annum fixed for two years, pay award pending
  • Archdiocese of Southwark
  • Start date: September 2024
Website LaRetraiteSW12
Phase: Secondary with sixth form / Role: Teaching / Lecturing
La Retraite RC Girls' School

La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School is an ambitious, collaborative, diverse and dynamic school where innovative teaching and learning is the norm, and everyone’s talents and aspirations are recognised, developed, and rewarded. The school has 1,200 students (incl. 365 students in the 6th Form) on roll.

The school achieved its third consecutive ‘Outstanding’ rating by Ofsted in December 2023.

We are seeking to appoint a suitably qualified and experienced PE teacher to lead our PE department. This is an exciting opportunity to join an outstanding school in its drive for excellence and continuous improvement and we are looking for applicants who have a proven record of accomplishment of success, have a positive approach and are determined to make a difference to the lives of our young people.

Central to our offer is a community and environment that nurtures, challenges and supports, which fosters the expertise of our staff and allows us to offer a broad and innovative curriculum, to inspire learning at every level.

La Retraite is underpinned by the commitment of staff. By joining our team, you join a team of dedicated, like-minded, passionate colleagues in a welcoming staff body and our Catholic ethos welcomes students and staff of all faiths and none. If you believe you can add to our outstanding team, we would love to hear from you.

Investing in you

  • Endless opportunities for CPD
  • Cross-curricular working parties to develop teaching and learning and share best practice
  • Detailed induction programme for new staff

Rewarding you

  • Inner London weighting
  • Dedicated wellbeing programme
  • Healthcare scheme
  • Two-week October half-term holiday
  • Cycle-to-Work scheme
  • Long service awards

Should you wish to apply, please visit our website where you can download all of the forms required, including the application form and a detailed job description. Please then complete all forms and email these to

Closing date: 12 noon on Tuesday, 21st May 2024

Interview date: to be confirmed

To organise an informal visit please contact Mrs Stanka Silva, Business Manager (HR & Finance) on 020 8673 5644 extension 159.

La Retraite RC School is committed to Safer Recruitment and is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

The successful candidate will be subject to Online Search, Social Media check and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring (DBS) check. Further information about the disclosure can be found at

Cultivating Passion – Realising Potential – Excellence for All

La Retraite Roman Catholic Girls’ School

Atkins Road, Clapham Park, London SW12 0AB.

Headteacher: Mr Dominic Malins

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