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Teacher – Sport (Qualified/Unqualified)


Responsible to : Centre manager

Alpha Learning is a small Independent School that has recently gained its Ofsted registration.  We cater for KS3 and KS4 students who have disengaged from mainstream education.

It is an exciting time to join Alpha as we begin the journey from Alternative provider to Independent school and we are looking for a dynamic individual who wants to be part of a team that will move Alpha forward.

We are seeking to employ a teacher (Qualified or Unqualified) of Sport to include BTEC Sport and another subject from the following – ICT/Art/Science/Geography/History at both KS4 and KS3.

As we are a specialist independent school, we have small class numbers with a maximum of 8 students per class with an emphasis on pastoral care that allows you the time to work closely with students and build positive relationships.

You will be responsible for the teaching and development of the Sports Curriculum including Btec Sport alongside another subject of your choice at KS3 and KS4,  with support being provided by the Curriculum Manager and Centre Manager where required.

It is desirable that you have prior experience working with students with social and emotional and Mental health needs, a working knowledge of SEN would be beneficial.

You will have a strong awareness of safeguarding and be prepared to become familiar with and follow the policies of the Independent school.

Essential Qualities

  • Be a dynamic and inspirational classroom teacher.
  • Resilient and well humoured, who can respond well to a challenge.
  • Organised and timely planning and reporting.
  • Be able to manage students with a range of abilities in a small classroom environment.
  • Be able to work within a small close-knit team.
  • Be comfortable offering PHSE sessions.

Hours of work – 8 am – 4pm Mon, Tues, Thurs, 8am -5pm- Wednesday – to attend staff meeting, 8am -3pm Friday.

Teaching times 9.30 – 2.30pm

What we can offer you

  • Dynamic School Environment.
  • Opportunity for a good work life balance.
  • Support in relevant training – including teaching qualification if needed.
  • Company Pension.
  • Lunch provided daily.
  • On site Parking.

This role requires an Enhanced DBS check.

A completed application form is required and available along with the person specification from by clicking the links below.

Application form

Person Specification – Sport Teacher – qualified or unqualified June 2023

Please send completed forms to

Salary dependent upon experience expected range:

Unqualified  –  £21,673 to £26,000

Qualified – £26,000 – £35,000