Teacher of PE and Sport (Female) / Cover Supervisor, Wigan

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High SchoolWigan

Date posted:
Start date: 28 October 2019 ( for 2 terms)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 0.5 Teacher (QTPS) / 0.5 NJC Support G4 £7,688 - £8,149 approx
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Post:   Teacher of Physical Education and Sport (Female) & Cover Supervisor 

Contract type: Maternity Cover – Full time (split between contracts)

Salary: Teaching Contract 0.5 PE Teacher / QTPS  MPS1 – UPS3 

                                NJC Support Contract 0.5 Cover Supervisor 

                                G4 (pt 5 – pt 8) £18,795 - £19,945 pro rata salary Actual salary
                              £7,688.86 –  £8,159.32 approx

Required for: 28 October 2019 (Minimum 2 terms)

Closing date: Monday 23 September 2019 at 12.00noon

Interview Date: w/c 30 September 2019

This is a unique opportunity to work as a Teacher of PE whilst also gaining further teaching experience by supporting the rest of the school as a Cover Supervisor.  

The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School wish to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational teacher of Physical Education. The successful applicant will also be required to cover other timetabled lessons. 

This role would suit an NQT or established teacher, with experience of teaching the 9-1 GCSE and/or technical award qualifications in Physical Education, Sport and Dance. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to an impressive reputation of extra-curricular activities within the school, in order to provide the pupils with the best opportunity to develop and achieve. 

 St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School  is an innovative and flourishing school, which is well regarded for the excellence of its academic achievement and the high level of motivation of its pupils and staff. OFSTED (2012) described it as "a good school” where “behaviour is outstanding” and OFSTED (2017) “Pupils make quicker progress than their peers nationally” and “Attainment is significantly above average in all subjects”. 

 To see the many curricular and enrichment opportunities on offer at the school and for further details of the post, including the CES application form please visit the school website: www.arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk.   If you require further information please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors via email PLennon@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk or by telephoning the school number on 01942 728651 x2223.

Completed application forms and associated documentation must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to: recruitment@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk. 

The employer is committed to safer recruitment practices and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  The post is subject to enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks.  The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its staff to share this commitment.

More about St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Aided
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-makerfield, Wigan, Lancashire, WN4 9PF, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 728651
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