Vacancy: Teacher – Physical Education

Job title

Teacher – Physical Education

Application closing date



M1 to UPS3 as depends on experience

Package/Contractual hours

Permanent post, 30 hours per week

Job Details

Danesgate Community are seeking to recruit an outstanding teacher of Physical Education who is dynamic and committed to the challenge of working with vulnerable young people. This is an exciting opportunity to work with highly skilled staff in a successful 5-16 age range specialist setting for SEMH and associated SEND.

Permanent starting 01/09/2022

We are looking for someone with the vision, drive and creativity to support us in our journey towards being an Outstanding provision. The successful candidate will be able to contribute to developing the delivery of Physical Education within a strong department within this specialist setting.  We are looking for a teacher who is passionate about their subject and looking for a post that allows them to use their experience to raise the achievement of vulnerable pupils who have complex needs. 

We are seeking a practitioner who is creative and inclusive and who can implement activities beyond the reach of traditional PE subjects and appropriate to the needs of pupils with SEND.

The Danesgate Community welcomes applications from members of minority ethnic communities and those with disabilities.

We strongly encourage interested candidates to visit the school.  To set up a visit to Danesgate please contact Melanie Shepherd, PA to Headteacher & School Business Manager on .  If you wish to talk to the Headteacher please email the same contact.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  We require the successful applicant to undertake an enhanced Criminal Record check via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Documents and Downloads

Further details and an application form are available to download below:

Closing date:

Friday 13 May 2022 at 12 midnight

Interview date:

w/c 18 May 2022

Please submit completed forms by post or electronically to: Danesgate Community, Fulford Cross, Fulford, York, YO10 4PB or email

Applications are accepted via post or email.