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Teacher of Physical Education (Full Time maternity Cover)

St John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive SchoolChatham

The Governing Board is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well-qualified Teacher of Physical Education to work as part of the innovative PE and Performing Arts faculty. This is a full time position.

The successful candidate will have a specialism in Physical Education and will be able to teach to at least KS4.The successful candidate will be able to put their vision for teaching and learning into practice, supported by an able team of staff. They will work closely with the Faculty Leader for Physical Education as well as the Director of Creative and Physical Arts to support in the development and delivery of an engaging and challenging curriculum for students of all abilities. They will model excellent teaching practice and inspire others through the delivery of effective and exciting lessons. A bespoke CPD programme will be tailored to meeting their needs.

St. John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School is a non-selective coeducational secondary school for students age 11-18. A split site school with free parking, we are moving to brand new buildings with excellent facilities in early 2023. Our mission statement is that ‘St. John Fisher Catholic Comprehensive School educates students, spiritually and educationally forming them through Faith so that they can achieve their aspirations and contribute to their community’.  As a Catholic school, we are passionate about the formation of the whole student, making sure that we develop students into good people as well as ensure they get good results.

The school is in Medway, a 30-minute distance from London by road or high-speed rail link. Medway benefits from a multimillion-pound regeneration programme bringing new housing developments and facilities for its inhabitants; it also has the lowest council tax rates in Kent.  St. John Fisher also offers subsidised accommodation for employees and this will be offered to the successful candidate, should they be interested.

We are happy to offer visits and informal discussions of the role: please contact i.jordan@stjohnfisher.school  for further information.

Closing date for applications:  Friday 10th December

Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date.


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