Apply online HEAD OF SPORT

Ref 181329
Grade M1-UPS3 + TLR 7 points on FA Scale
Salary £25714 to £ 41604 
Salary TLR £3,955
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 1st September 2022 
Closing Date 9am 23/05/2022
Black Bull Lane , Fulwood , Preston , PR2 9YR
Tel: 01772 719060
School website:
Roll: 717

We seek to appoint a Head of Sport with the skills, vision and energy to inspire our pupils.

At Fulwood we put the progress and wellbeing of our pupils at the centre of everything we do.  We set ourselves and our pupils’ high expectations and the highest standards for teaching and learning. We aim to grow creative, ambitious and caring young people who will make unique contributions to the future.


The post holder will have a key role to play in the development of Fulwood Academy. At Fulwood Academy we believe in “Working as a TEAM in the pursuit of excellence for all.”

We seek to appoint a Head of Sport who has:

  • A passion for teaching at KS3 and KS4.

  • Strong subject knowledge and experience of raising attainment.

  • Drive, enthusiasm, resilience, warmth and a sense of humour.

  • Contributions to make to the wider Academy.

  • Dedication to improving the opportunities for the students of Fulwood Academy by delivering a broad and innovative curriculum.

  • We can offer you:


    • The opportunity to join an academy with exciting plans for the future.

    • An environment focused on raising standards.

    • Opportunities for career development

    • Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

      Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

Proposed Interview Date:

Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.