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PE Apprentice

                          PE Apprentice                             


Oaklands is an Outstanding special school serving the London Borough of Hounslow that provides specialist education to students with severe learning difficulties, profound and multiple difficulties and autism. We have a Primary school (New Oaks) and Secondary School (High Oaks). High Oaks is based in our purpose built new school building (close to Osterley Tube Station and other public transport links) that offers state of the art facilities for our students. New Oaks Primary School is based in our newly refurbished site at Woodlands Road.

We are currently looking for a PE Apprentice to work with our PE Teacher across the school, supporting the Teacher and other classroom staff in delivering physical education to small groups of students that have severe physical and learning disabilities. This role will be based mainly in our secondary school site with some work being carried out at New Oaks. Apprentices will be enrolled on a course with RUTC and Harlequins in order to work towards a Community Activator Coach Level 2 Qualification. If you have a good basic education and are interested in developing your skills and a career with young people teaching them PE, this is the perfect opportunity for you. Please refer to the job description and person specification for full details of the role.

We value our employees and offer excellent training and support along with a pension scheme, Employee Assistance Programme and other well-being benefits.

Oaklands is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and anyone applying to work at the school is expected to share this commitment. This position is subject to a satisfactory fully enhanced DBS check and references being received. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of a 26 working week probation period.

Details of this post are available on the school’s website:

If you believe you have what it takes and would like to join our friendly team, please complete and email the application form to . Please indicate clearly in your application how you meet the person specification.

Closing Date:            9am on Friday 2nd December 2022.

Interview Date:        To be arranged.

Start Date:              3rd January 2023 or ASAP thereafter.

Successful candidates will be required to attend a pre-employment induction on 3rd January 2023.                         

Actual Salary:           £19,214 per annum.                  

Contract Type:         Fixed Term Apprenticeship Contract until 31st August 2024.  Term time only plus inset                                                                days.                 

Hours of work:         36 hours per week, 39 weeks a year. (Term time only plus Inset days).

Actual working hours Mondays  8.45am to 4.30pm (to work on a curriculum team from 3.30pm to 4.30pm)

Tuesday to Thursday 8.45am to 3.30pm     

Apprentices will be attending training at The Stoop for study on Fridays


CVs will not be accepted. No Agencies Please

Oaklands School,
Gresham Road, Hounslow,

0208 560 3569

Oaklands School,
Woodlands Road, Hounslow,

0208 560 3569