Teacher of Girls' PE (Part-time), Knaresborough

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King James's SchoolKnaresborough

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Start date: September 2018 to August 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: NQT, MPS or UPS
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of Girls' PE

September 2018 - August 2019  


Fixed Term. Part-time (0.6fte)

We are seeking applications for an enthusiastic and energetic Teacher of Girls´ Physical Education to work within the heart of a vibrant and creative PE Department. You will be required to teach across KS3 and KS4.

King James’s School is a large 11-18 comprehensive school proud to offer a diverse and rich curriculum and is committed to high quality professional development and career opportunities for all staff through high quality CPD. In addition, we run a School Direct secondaryprogramme to train the next generation of teachers.  

King James’s School believes that Physical Education and school sport is about students learning about themselves: their capabilities, their potential and their limitations. It´s about increasing self-confidence, self-esteem and encouraging students to become independent learners, as well as part of a team. Our broad and balanced curriculum, extra-curricular sports clubs and house system provide a platform for all our students to grow and flourish, whatever their ability.

You will be joining a highly community orientated, inspirational and ambitious school with an enviable output to top university courses from our high performing A level students. We are seeking an outstanding candidate to support our educational aims who has the vision, drive and interpersonal skills to motivate our students. You will benefit from strong leadership, effective support by colleagues and being part of an ethos that achieves the best possible outcomes for our students.  

We welcome you to visit our school prior to application. Should you wish to discuss the post or arrange a visit, please contact: 

Miss Rebecca Burn (Head of PE) on 01423 866 061 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment. An Enhanced DBS disclosure and satisfactory references are required for this post.  

For further details please refer to our 'Applicant Info Pack' (Candidate Information document).

Completed applications must be submitted via email to: recruitment@king-james.n-yorks.sch.uk and be received by: Wednesday 20th June 2018, 08.00am.  

Please note that CVs will not be accepted.

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More about King James's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: King James Road, Knaresborough, North Yorkshire, HG5 8EB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1423 866061
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King James’s School is a highly successful, mixed comprehensive school at the heart of the community, catering for students aged 11-18.  We are dedicated to helping children develop into confident, sensitive and responsible adults who are ...