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Teacher of Physical Education (Maternity Cover)

Manchester High School For GirlsManchester

We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of Physical Education (Maternity Cover) at this highly successful independent school. We offer a competitive salary and benefits. The position is to start in September 2021.

Manchester High School for Girls is one of the leading independent girls' day schools in the country. It is a selective, academic school and last summer's public examination results at both Advanced and GCSE level were excellent, placing the School amongst the top schools nationally.

We are looking for someone with drive and ambition, able to contribute positively to the Physical Education department throughout the School. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate excellent knowledge in the breakdown of skills to make learning accessible to all pupils, an ability to make learning fun and enjoyable, excellent class management and highly developed communication skills to work with the whole School community. There is a strong ethos in extra-curricular activities and the successful candidate will be expected to play a role in this provision. The ability to teach GCSE and A-level PE would be an advantage.

Closing date: 9:00am on Monday 1st March 2021

Interviews: Week commencing Monday 8th March 2021

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Registered Charity 1164323 Company Number 9665070.

Candidates should apply by submitting a fully completed application form and supporting letter addressed to the Head Mistress to

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