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8 Nov 2017

PE Dance Teacher Canvey Island Essex

Assistant Headteacher Canvey Island Essex

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PE Dance Teacher Canvey Island Essex

Vacancy details: PE Dance Teacher Canvey Island Essex


The Governors at Cornelius Vermuyden are seeking to appoint an exciting and ambitious teacher of PE to GCSE level from January or Easter 2018.  In addition to the teaching of PE, it is expected that Dance will also be taught.  The PE department is home to fantastic facilities, resources and equipment, all set within 38 acres of land.  The school delivers a wide range of sports both at KS3 and GCSE PE.  Both PE and Dance are successful courses at Key Stage 4 and are supported by some of the best resources and new technologies in the county.

The successful candidate will have:

  • a commitment to high standards in teaching and very high expectations of achievement for all;
  • creativity and dynamism to develop outstanding and innovative classroom practice;
  • a passion for learning and teaching within PE and Dance.

This is an exciting opportunity to join an oversubscribed, brand new, purpose built school. You will benefit from an exceptional induction and continual professional development programme.

The school facilities are fantastic and include an Immersive Room and an Hypothesis Room, as well as a purpose built Training Room for sharing practice.  Our students are hard working and friendly and we are determined to work with them to give them the best life chances possible.

The governing body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. They expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This position will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, medical clearance and satisfactory references.

Please note that only those applicants who are asked to attend for interview will be contacted.

How to Apply

Please apply using the accompanying application form.  Alternatively, you can visit the school’s website,, and use the application form under Key Materials in the vacancy section.  Please send your completed application to Mrs A Beckman, Headteacher’s PA, either by email to, or by post to the school’s address.

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