Job details

Job details
Employer Stoke Park School and Community Technology College
Location Coventry
Salary MPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted New this week
Closing date
Job starts 30th October

The Role

We are seeking to appoint a professional, creative and enthusiastic teacher of PE to cover maternity leave from October 2017. The right candidate will be a reflective, hardworking professional who combines excellent organisational and teaching skills with the ability to inspire and motivate students. You should be passionate about PE, possessing the ability to teach this subject across Key Stage 3 and 4. The capacity to inspire students and generate energy and enthusiasm for learning is a must. 

At Stoke Park we are on a journey to becoming an outstanding school. We recognise that our practice has improved over the last year and we are committed to improving it further. We believe there are no short cuts, no excuses and no limits for outstanding learning and outstanding achievement. Our students deserve the very best. 

Why work for us?

Stoke Park is a warm and welcoming place to work. 

In addition to celebrating our staff, we fully embrace continual professional development, bringing in external education consultants as well as supporting National programmes. 

We are always looking for opportunities to grow future leaders and we would welcome anyone who is ambitious and driven to continue to progress in their career. 

We have an effective programme of teacher coaching and bespoke professional development in place. 

We give greater than the 10% PPA allocation and rewards for 100% attendance

Staff are very supportive of one another. You can expect a Head teacher who shares a passion for.. ensuring students understand that they can positively shape their life by choice not chance, developing teaching, and who has the drive and determination to ensure the school becomes outstanding. 

If the information given here resonates with you we would be glad to welcome you for a tour and confidential chat at Stoke Park School.

Do you have what we’re looking for?

Do you have the passion and commitment to work as part of a team dedicated to achieving outstanding outcomes for all our students? 

Do you want to be part of a rapidly improving school? 

Are you an energetic, forward looking teacher looking for a post which will develop you and provide opportunities for progression in the near future? 

Are you looking for a post that gives you a real chance to make a big difference to the success of young people? 

If so we look forward to receiving your application. 

The successful candidate should: Be able to establish strong relationships with students and staff Have high expectations of all students Model professional standards across all areas of work. Informal visits to the school are welcome. 

About Stoke Park

Stoke Park School & Community College is a multi-cultural 11 – 18, co-educational comprehensive school situated in the vibrant city of Coventry, serving an inner-city catchment area. 

With just over 1000 students on roll we are one of the most oversubscribed schools in the area and we are proud to say we are a truly inclusive school with much diversity to be celebrated. 

Aims and Values

Our aim is to provide an excellent education for all the students at Stoke Park. 

We are a values-led school that has a strong sense of purpose in delivering an inclusive education for students in our community. We promote a growth-mindset and believe that all our students can succeed given appropriate support, self-belief and challenge. 

Application Process

Please click ‘Apply Now’ and once fully completed, please submit your application.

Further information available at http://www.stokepark.coventry.sch.uk/vacancies or alternatively by emailing admin@stokepark.coventry.sch.uk 

Why not arrange a visit?

We are happy to welcome visitors to the school at any time. This can be during the school day or evenings by appointment. We would love to meet you 

Please contact our Head teacher’s PA on 02476 450215 or email admin@stokepark.coventry.sch.uk to arrange an appointment. 

We are committed to the safeguarding of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to two supportive references and an enhanced DBS check being received

Locations and contacts

Dane Road
Coventry
West Midlands
CV2 4JW
United Kingdom
+44 24 7663 6129