Avg. Base Salary (GBP)
The average salary for a Physical Education Teacher is £27,387
What is the Pay by Experience Level for Physical Education Teachers?
An entry-level Physical Education Teacher with less than 1 year experience can expect to earn an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of £24,910 based on 11 salaries. An early career Physical Education Teacher with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation of £26,775 based on 43 …Read more
What Do Physical Education Teachers Do?
A physical education teacher is responsible for developing instructional plans that encourage physical activity in students ranging from kindergarten through college. These typically include organized games and sports. The teacher needs to be able to both maintain order and improve student learning. The teacher should be able to work with students of all abilities and accommodate disabled students. Knowledge of basic first aid is necessary, as injuries can occur in any sport. In many …Read more
- Plan, organize and supervise physical education activities and instruction.
- Adjust activities for special needs, weather conditions or other causes.
- Oversee student interactions and create a safe, hygienic, respectful environment.
- Inventory, clean, maintain and organize workspace and related areas.