TEACHER OF PE – Netball Specialist
Job Start: January 2019
Contract Type: Maternity cover, 0.8 contract (4 days per week)
Contract Term: For four terms in the first instance with the possibility of becoming permanent
Ashlawn School is a popular and oversubscribed 11-18 co-educational, comprehensive, bi-lateral school with 1875 students on roll, 426 of whom are in the Sixth Form. Following our Ofsted inspection in 2013, we were graded an “Outstanding” School in all areas.
We are seeking to appoint an inspiring and imaginative Teacher of PE who is a netball specialist, to join our hardworking and dedicated department from January 2019. The successful candidate will be a teacher with a passion for PE, Girls PE in particular, and capable of delivering outstanding and inspirational lessons to our students. You will be ambitious for your career development as much as for the achievement of young people; you will join a dynamic, committed department team that will help you develop your career; you will also participate in whole school professional development practice at a large 11-19 school that is outstanding in every category.
Ashlawn PE department is a supportive and highly successful team. Young people make exceptional progress and attain outstanding outcomes in all of our many qualifications. We passionately believe in innovation, high standards and supporting each other to become better teachers and leaders because this is the surest way to make a difference to the life chances for young people.
Ashlawn students are enthusiastic, talented and keen to succeed. We are looking for a colleague who can inspire young people with a passion for learning, to equip them with skills and knowledge and to transform their lives.
The successful candidate will:
• Have a passion and dedication for teaching and learning
• A willingness to teach across the age and ability range including A-level
• A desire to constantly improve and develop your own teaching practice
• Have an understanding and appreciation of the needs of individual students
We can offer you:
• Focused career development, including peer support and mentoring
• A wide range of teaching experiences from KS3 to KS5 for suitable candidates
• Strong and supportive departments and a real focus on staff development and well-being
• Well behaved and motivated students who want to succeed
We welcome any visits to our school so that you can see for yourself the excellent opportunity available.
If you would like to explore this opportunity, and for further information, the application form and a job description, please contact Mike Sherwin on the below contact details.
T: 0116 253 2389 / 07525 889925
Closing date: 12 NOON on Tuesday 16th October 2018
Ashlawn School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
The above post is subject to a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure Certificate with Barred List check (child) via the Disclosure and Barring Service.