Teacher of PE, Devon

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Okehampton CollegeDevon
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Start date: 01/09/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking an ambitious and inspirational practitioner to deliver PE at Key Stage 3,4 and 5, starting September 2019.

We wish to appoint outstanding individual who has the necessary skills and attributes to have a real impact upon teaching and learning at Okehampton College. We are looking for a candidate who is passionate about engaging students in learning, and who would be highly committed to assisting us with our delivery of a strong and varied extra-curricular programme. A keen interest in developing our club sport structure is highly valued. 

Experience of teaching BTEC sport at level 1/ 2 and 3 are preferable, but not essential. 

• Are you able to:

• Inspire and innovate learners of all abilities?

• Commit to, and raise further, high achievement and motivation within PE?

• Further extend our extra-curricular Programme?

We will:

• Provide a supportive learning environment.

• Offer you the opportunity to make a difference.

• Actively promote your career development.

This post would be suitable for either experienced teachers or NQTs looking to work within a supportive team and further develop their skills.  

Okehampton College was granted Teaching School status April 2016, and established The Dartmoor Teaching Schools Alliance (DTSA), with over 90 schools as members across Devon. The establishment of DTSA has enhanced the quality of teaching and learning for our students and created opportunities for professional development for our staff, so that the opportunities for development and career progression within the organisation are superb.

We are delighted to be part of The Dartmoor Multi- Academy Trust (DMAT) which came into effect on 1st January 2018.  DMAT is a large MAT consisting of a total of 3 secondary schools and 13 primary schools and provides further opportunity for sharing good practice and resources and for staff development.

All schools in The Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Okehampton College
Address: Mill Road, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1PW, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1837 650910