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Sport Specialist - Full-time

Lightyear Federation

  • Ref:KCC-F91-15-S
  • Posted:12/01/2023
  • Pay:KR7 £23,378 – 26,466 (pro rata £20,108 – 22, 764)
  • Start Date:April 2023
  • App Close Date:10/02/2023 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Tuesday 21st February


Do you believe physical health is critical to the holistic development of all children?

Would you champion the physical health of our children, staff and families. Are you passionate and skilled in developing individual, group and community physical health and positive attitudes? 

This is a rare and exciting opportunity for a passionate Sports Specialist to inspire and teach the children, staff and communities.  

We are on a quest to find our Lightyear Sport Specilaist who will work with Greatstone Primary School and Repton Manor Primary School:

  • Lead group and class learning in a diverse range of expert physical activity and exercise.
  • Develop physical health provision and expertise of staff.
  • Embed an ambitious and enthusing physical health offer to all children.
  • Communicate with children, staff, families and the community regarding physcial health.
  • Champion physical health across the federation and impact on all areas of learning.

If you would like to discuss the role further and tour the schools please contact Repton Manor office@reptonmanor.kent.sch.uk or Greatstone school office@greatstoneschool.co.uk to book an appointment with Matt Rawling (Executive Headteacher). Candidates must be available for interview Tuesday 21st February. 

Information about the federation

Lightyear Federation - Caring, Dreaming, Thinking Bigger - Lightyear Federation is made up from two foundation Primary Schools, Greatstone Primary School and Repton Manor Primary School. Our Federation believes in maintaining the unique character of both schools, reflecting the communities which they serve, whilst benefitting from collaborative skills, expertise and joint staff development. Our dedicated staff and governors offer our children and families exciting learning and development opportunities and we grow our schools with one shared vision as a family. Nurture is central to all we do and we believe that children must feel safe, happy and confident to achieve their best.

Job Contact Information

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  • Address:Repton Ave,
    TN23 3RX
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We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Legislation.