Teacher of PE, Solihull

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Solihull AcademySolihull

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Start date: April/September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Solihull Academy is a free school, opening in April 2018, catering for up to 110 Year 9 -11 pupils that will ensure all students across the Local Authority have access to a high-quality alternative educational provision. 

Situated in Solihull, just minutes off junction 4 of the M42, the new alternative provision Academy will provide a safe, well-ordered, caring and highly supportive learning environment that will deliver high-quality education to students who need a more closely- focused learning solution. The use of outstanding, inspiring teaching and clear, consistent guidance and support will play a pivotal role in helping each child fulfil their maximum potential for growth, self-worth, and self-control. Our students will benefit from small class sizes where an emphasis will be placed on a personalised approach to learning. 

We are seeking to recruit an effective, creative and passionate Teacher of PE to help drive forward Teaching and Learning and have a real impact for our students. The successful candidate will have excellent subject knowledge, strong behaviour management skills, and and be able to motivate students through inspirational teaching. This is an excellent opportunity for a talented teacher to join a new Academy. The successful applicant will join a new team of teachers and must be able to teach Key Stage 3 and 4 Games as well at BTEC Sport (and, possibly, GCSE PE).

The Academy leadership team is determined to give our students the best opportunities possible to become successful, responsible citizens with the best life chances. This is a critical appointment for the School, and is an exciting opportunity for you to work in an aspirational, therapeutic and innovative environment with students who need you. 

Application forms should be completed in full and sent, along with letter of application, to Mr S Steinhaus, Solihull Academy, c/o Station Road, Knowle, Solihull B93 9NU or by email to SolihullAcademyHR@arden.solihull.sch.uk.

For further information please contact Stephen Steinhaus, Principal Designate of Solihull Academy, by email on stephen.steinhaus@solihullacademy.org. 

Closing date: Monday 15th January at 9.00am

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion. Only applications submitted on the academy’s application form will be accepted. Solihull Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all Staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants. 

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More about Solihull Academy
Type: Alternative Provision
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 13 - 16 years
Address: Cranmore Avenue, The Quadrangle, Shirley, Solihull, West Midlands, B90 4LE, United Kingdom