Teacher of PE, Islington

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Highbury Fields SchoolIslington

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Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale/UPS (plus inner London allowance)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Teacher of PE at Highbury Fields School

Salary grade: Main Scale/UPS (plus inner London allowance)

Start date: 1st September 2019 

Benefits include: generous pension scheme; reduced local gym membership; Cycle to Work scheme; interest free Season Ticket Loans; Employee Assistance Program; Child Care Voucher Scheme

Closing date for applications: 9am, Friday 21st June 2019                          

Highbury Fields School is a flourishing, high performing 11-18 girls’ state school, which was graded Outstanding in October 2016. It is one of the top 3% of schools in the country in terms of student progress. 

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a well-qualified and highly effective Physical Education specialist to play a key role in helping the school to continue to engage pupils in Physical Education throughout KS3 and KS4, as well as sustaining the current levels of extra-curricular activities taking place. The successful candidate will have an important role in a small department to deliver high quality practical lessons and support the teaching of KS4 theory lessons. 

‘As a school in which everyone is recognised as an individual, Highbury Fields inspires students to be highly aspirational and have very positive attitudes to their education.’

                                                                                                                             Ofsted October 2016

If you are someone who wants to develop their career in a forward thinking and highly supportive environment, who can foster effective and harmonious relationships with members of staff and who truly believes, like we do, that every child can achieve excellence, then we look forward to receiving your application.

This position would be well suited to an NQT, but we welcome applications from colleagues at all stages of their careers.

The successful applicant will:

• Want to continually improve and develop their practice

• Have high expectations of all students

• Be a team player

If you are interested in the post and would like to find out more about the role and the school, please contact Ms Mary Mason, Headteacher’s PA, on 0207 288 1888. 

Closing date for applications: 9am, Friday 21st June 2019       

To apply, please download the application form from the TES or school website and email it to: hr@highburyfields.islington.sch.uk.

Please note the school does not accept CVs.

Highbury Fields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to a DBS enhanced disclosure check. 

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More about Highbury Fields School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Address: Highbury Hill, London, N5 1AR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 2072881888
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Highbury Fields School is an Outstanding school. Highbury Fields' students are highly aspirational and have positive attitudes to their learning and attainment. These qualities, in combination with the school's strong emphasis on academic progress, h...