PE Teacher NQT's/MPS/UPS, Telford and Wrekin

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

The Burton Borough SchoolTelford and Wrekin

Date posted:
Start date: April 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: NQT’s/MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

0 FTE Required from April 2020 (possibility of September 2020 if necessary)

Burton Borough is a vibrant and inclusive mixed Comprehensive School of 1113 students, situated on the Shropshire/ Staffordshire border within the pleasant market town of Newport.  Our location provides easy access to/ from Shrewsbury, Stafford, Telford and Wolverhampton. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the school. 

For daily updates and to see what we do, follow us on Twitter or Instagram @BurtonBorough

We are seeking to appoint a teacher who:

  • Has real enthusiasm for their subject and a commitment to teaching Physical Education 
  • Is able to teach Girl’s and Boy’s core PE across both Key Stage 3 and 4
  • Has experience in delivering netball and/or football
  • Values extra-curricular and is passionate about delivering a high quality extra-curricular program
  • Has experience in delivering the new GCSE Physical Education specification
  • Teaches engaging and challenging lessons that promote students’ abilities to learn independently and to respond effectively to feedback 
  • Believes that PE plays an important role to play in the development of students’ skills, knowledge and understanding
  • Is able to contribute to the PE team and take an active part in curriculum planning and preparation 
  • Is able to instill in students a love of languages 
  • Recognises the value of learning beyond the classroom  in enhancing the understanding and experience of the world in which we live; 
  • Is keen to work in a school which is held in high esteem by its parents and who want further to extend this reputation for excellence 
  • Is prepared to accept and endorse the aims and policies of the school as outlined in the accompanying documentation 


We offer:

  • An innovative Physical Education curriculum recognised by Youth Sport Trust
  • An extensive and inclusive extra-curricular offer including local and international Sports Tours
  • A professional learning culture that is highly focused on developing your teaching craft 
  • A well-equipped, modern learning environment that includes a new £8 million teaching block 
  • A strong community ethos built through a small School System, with each School retaining a strong sense of identity 
  • A ‘stage not age’ attitude to career development opportunities 
  • A school that provides rich opportunities for extra-curricular activities including the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme, team sports, dramatic performances and an internationally acclaimed School Band

For further information, please visit our website at, or telephone 01952 386500 or email the Principal's PA at  

More about The Burton Borough School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Audley Avenue, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 7DS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1952 386 500
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