Teacher of PE (with ability to teach English), Dewsbury, West Yorkshire

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Westborough High SchoolDewsbury, West Yorkshire

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Start date: 1 January 2019 (or sooner)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale (TLR for candidates with suitable experience)
Contract term: Temporary
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and inspirational Teacher of PE with an ability to teach English to join our school (temporary in the first instance to 31 August 2019).   Applications are welcomed from newly qualified teachers, as well as those with more experience.  

You will be joining successful, well established PE and English teams and are warmly welcomed to visit our school to meet members of both departments and to see for yourself what a great place Westborough is to work.   

The school has a reputation for good educational standards, firm discipline and a caring ethos which focuses on the development of individuals. 

An Ofsted inspection in June 2017 designated the school as Good where pupils ‘take their learning seriously and want to achieve well”.  Ofsted commended the school leadership team for providing “quality training for teachers’’.   

If you are:   

• An innovative and creative teacher of PE and/or English   

• Have the skills and energy to inspire, lead and motivate others   

• Can consistently deliver effective lessons to the full 11-16 age range   

As a valued member of our team we can offer:   

• Clear and shared values and expectations   

• A commitment to tailored professional development   

• A stimulating work environment   

• An experienced, highly committed and supportive leadership team 

If you have the vision and drive for excellence and want to be part of an enthusiastic, dedicated and well-resourced team, committed to ensuring that pupils not only achieve their potential but exceed it, then we would like to hear from you.  

The closing date for applications to be returned is 9.00 a.m. on Monday 22 October 2018.  (Interviews will take place that week).   

How to apply:

Apply easily via the quick apply button.

For further details or to arrange a visit, please contact Fiona Sharp, PA to the Headteacher on 01924 469549 or email fsharp@w-h-s.org.uk   

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  This post will require an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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More about Westborough High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Stockhill Street, Dewsbury, West Yorkshire, WF13 2JE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 469549
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Westborough High School is an 11-16 school with 950 pupils and around 140 staff.  We are a caring, lively and vibrant learning community.  Staff enjoy working at Westborough and are passionate about improving the educational experience of p...