Teacher of PE

Robert Gordons College

Teacher of PE

£33000 - £50000

Robert Gordons College, Garthdee, Aberdeen City

  • Full time
  • Temporary
  • Onsite working
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Posted 1 week ago, 6 Jun | Get your application in now before you're too late!

Closing date: Tomorrow!

job Ref: TeachPE/0624

Full Job Description

Teacher of PE - Full-time, Fixed-Term


Robert Gordon’s College is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring full time temporary PE Teacher to contribute to its sector leading and exciting 3-18 PE and Sports Curriculum and Co-curricular programme.  The post is available from August 2024 and will continue until the end of the 2024/2025 session, in the first instance. Applications welcome from probationers and newly qualified teachers.


The remit for the post is as follows:

  • Teaching Physical Education from Nursery to S6;
  • Implementing National Guidelines 
  • Actively involved in co-curricular activities and full participation in Saturday sport. 
  • Reporting and parent liaison if required 
  • Tracking and monitoring
  • Contribution to the wider school community 

The PE Department has 14 members of Physical Education staff including the Head of Physical Education, an Assistant Head of Department and a Director of Sport. In addition there are a number of Sport coaches,  swimming instructors and Ad-hoc coaches who all contribute to the delivery of the core curriculum for which the Head of PE is responsible, and the Co-Curriculum for which the Director of Sport is responsible.  

PE and Sport is a major part of life at RGC. As well as our PE, Swimming, and S&C facilities at our Schoolhill campus in the city centre, we have a 39-acre PE and Sport ground at Countesswells to the west end of the city. We are ambitious to invest in our PE and Sport facilities at both Schoolhill and Countesswells in the next few years. 

Our Values and Approach

At Robert Gordon’s College we believe that diversity drives innovation and a strong community. We welcome applications from all candidates with the required professional qualifications and experience. Our commitment to inclusion across race, gender, age, religion, identity, and experience drives us forward every day as we strive to ensure our staff and pupils all feel equally valued and important. The College provides excellent professional development opportunities and supports staff who want to pursue ongoing training or qualifications. 

This post is subject to the safe recruitment process required by the regulatory bodies associated with the services operated at Robert Gordon’s College, including a PVG check. Candidates must be registered or eligible for registration with the GTCS.

Applicants should be registered or eligible for registration with the GTCS and will be expected to contribute to the extra-curricular activities of the College and take a full part in school life. Salaries are based on SNCT scales and enhanced by the RGC allowance, currently 3%.

Application is by RGC application form, CV and covering letter via the College website. Please contact the HR Team for a job description. Closing date for applications is 4pm, Monday 17th June 2024.

Robert Gordon’s College is a charity registered in Scotland, No: SCO00123