Teacher of Boys PE, Cornwall

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Humphry Davy SchoolCornwall
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Start date: 1/9/19
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS1 - UPR3 (£23,720 - £39,406)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Start: 1st September 2019

Contract type: Full time (1.0 FTE)

Salary: MPS1 - UPR3 (£23,720 - £39,406)

Contract term: Permanent

Please note that in addition to the teaching role, there are two leadership vacancies that suitably experienced candidates are welcome to apply for: Deputy Head of Creative Arts Faculty and House Leader (both allowances are TLR 2:A + £2,665)

Please see the vacancies page on the school website for details and how to apply.

Required for September 2019, a well-qualified and dedicated Male Teacher of Physical Education (Sex Discrimination Act 1975 Section 7(2)(b) applies).

The successful candidate will make an outstanding contribution to the future development of PE, display a clear commitment towards the continual raising of standards through extra-curricular and enrichment activities and support the delivery of sport to primary schools in the area.  The ability to teach a second subject would be an advantage. Our exceptional facilities include a floodlit, all weather, synthetic training pitch, a large sports hall and gymnasium, large creative arts, drama and dance halls, playing fields, tennis and netball courts and a fully equipped fitness suite.

This is an exciting opportunity to join our popular and expanding school in beautiful West Cornwall, committed to ensuring the highest quality of education for all our students. Ofsted (Short Inspection November 2016) judged the school as ‘good’ and stated, “Across the school we found that pupils were very keen to learn.  Pupils we spoke with enjoy coming to school and feel that they are making good progress.  Pupils are well-mannered and keen to tell visitors how good the school is and how it keeps them safe”.

Applications are welcome from both NQTs and other teachers looking to broaden their experience who share our vision to create an inspiring and vibrant place for learning, which enriches, and is a valued part of the Penzance community. The applicant appointed can be assured of our full support in their further professional and career development. If you have the energy, drive and inspiration, we look forward to hearing from you.

For further details, including application form, please visit our school website www.humphry-davy.cornwall.sch.uk or alternatively please contact Maeve Bacon on 01736 352158.

Closing Date: Monday 20th May 2019 at 12.00 noon

Interviews :   Thursday 23rd May 2019

Humphry Davy School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff are subject to pre employment checks which include applying for an enhanced DBS disclosure.

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Address: Coombe Road, Penzance, Cornwall, TR18 2TG, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1736 363559