Start date 1st September- 30 hours permanent term time only

Actual salary £12,377-£14,333

Cornwall Education Learning Trust (CELT) is seeking to appoint a passionate PE / Sports Higher Level Teaching Assistant to join our team. This is an exciting opportunity to further develop PE and sport within a large two-form entry, well-resourced primary school. The position would require teaching PE to all year groups, running after school sports clubs including fixtures, taking groups of children to sporting events, organising PE / Sports administration and break/lunchtime play leading with groups of children as well as occasional short term cover of classes across the school if needed.

We are looking for someone who is:

  • Passionate about providing children with opportunities for sporting activities.
  • Confident to coach / teach a number of sports.
  • Experienced in supporting across the primary phase and successful whole class teaching.
  • Able to manage pupil behaviour positively.
  • Fully committed to meeting the needs of all pupils.
  • Able to inspire and challenge pupils and motivate others by example.
  • Positive in their attitude and willing to make a significant contribution to raising standards across the school.
  • Committed to working with all members of the school community, particularly with parents, our PE/Sports leader and leaders at other Cornwall
  • Eager to take a full and active part in all aspects of school life.
  • Raise the profile of PE / Sport within the community, providing pupils with opportunities to take part in a wide variety of sporting events.
  • Passionate about making learning experiences exciting, memorable and fun.

To arrange a visit or a conversation with the head teacher please call the school office: 01726 74887 or email

Application forms and full details are available to download from or, alternatively, please email Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications:     Tuesday 18th May at 9am

Interviews to be held:                  Tuesday 25th May