This is an exciting opportunity for a highly talented and experienced teacher, who wishes to make a real impact in this “truly exceptional school” where “behaviour is outstanding” (Ofsted).
From September 2018, we are seeking to appoint a dynamic and passionate Head of Department to lead our highly successful PE Department. The successful candidate will be expected to develop the school’s extensive extra– curricular sports and recreation programme, particularly for senior girls.
WE ARE LOOKING FOR:
A highly motivated and ambitious teacher with a proven track record of examination excellence able to show exceptional achievement across Key Stages 4 & 5
An aspiring leader with a passion for PE and specialism in netball, who is able to promote good progress and outcomes for all. (A strong knowledge of gymnastics and dance would be preferable but not essential).
An outstanding team player with strong interpersonal skills to lead, motivate and inspire highly talented colleagues
WE CAN OFFER YOU:
The opportunity to lead a very successful PE department of committed and highly qualified teachers securing results above the national average
Enthusiastic, hardworking and responsive students
Teaching at all Key Stages Excellent professional development and guidance at all key stages of your career
The Cotswold School based in Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire, is an outstanding, caring secondary comprehensive school. The School is a highly popular, happy and successful 11-18 Academy school set in beautiful, rural surroundings between Cheltenham and Oxford. At the School is an incredible group of staff who do go that extra mile to provide our pupils with an outstanding education. Our values of friendship and knowledge underpin all our activities across a broad spectrum of subjects and extra-curricular offerings.
The Cotswold School has earned a superb reputation, locally and nationally, consistently appearing among the top state schools at both GCSE and A Level for many years
In September 2016, The Cotswold School was awarded ‘The Sunday Times Comprehensive School of the Year’ – an award based on A*/A grades at GCSE and A*-B grades at A Level
The Cotswold School has, for the fourth consecutive time, received Outstanding Ofsted across all categories
An application form and details on how to apply can be downloaded from the School’s website: www.cotswold.gloucs.sch.uk/vacancies and emailed to Mrs H Price at firstname.lastname@example.org or posted. CVs not accepted.
The Cotswold School, Bourton-on-the-Water, Gloucestershire GL54 2BD, Tel: 01451 820554