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Temporary Part-Time/Full-time Teacher of Ethics and Philosophy/RE (maternity cover)

The Cottesloe SchoolWing, Leighton Buzzard

The Cottesloe School is a successful and oversubscribed Foundation secondary school with Sixth Form situated in the village of Wing in rural North Buckinghamshire, located conveniently for Milton Keynes, Bedfordshire and Hertfordshire.  We are a caring school with a highly qualified and exceptionally committed staff, who recognise the importance of creative and challenging teaching and high professional standards. All staff and students are greatly valued and emphasis on student and staff wellbeing is central to our culture.

We are a forward-looking school with a Headteacher who leads an experienced and stable senior leadership team who have a passion for creating an inclusive learning environment, which enables all students to meet high expectations.  Through our personalised CPD programme we offer first class commitment to developing individuals to reach their full potential.  Emphasis on staff wellbeing is central to our culture and we provide a vibrant and caring working environment.

* Ofsted rated Good in all areas (July 2016)

* CPD Award Mark of Outstanding

We are looking for an enthusiastic part-time (0.8 Tues-Fri) or full-time teacher with excellent knowledge and relevant teaching qualification to join our team and teach at all Key Stages. The successful candidate will be an outstanding practitioner with a clear vision of how they can inspire students, raising their aspiration and achievement.

We can offer you an exciting opportunity to work in a welcoming and supportive environment for students and staff alike. Our students are courteous and have a high degree of respect for others. They are proud of their school and enjoy learning. Parents are positive about the behaviour of students and say they are managed well and staff are similarly positive (Ofsted July 2016).

This is an ideal opportunity for an experienced teacher looking for a new challenge or to return to teaching in a supportive and welcoming school.

Please contact Miriam Lay (Ethics and Philosophy Leader)  mlay@cottesloe.bucks.sch.uk; for further information about our school please see our website www.cottesloe.bucks.sch.uk

We will review applications upon receipt . 

The Cottesloe School is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and offers of employment will be subject to Enhanced DBS clearance, and satisfactory qualification, teacher status, identity, health and reference checks.  Shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a self-declaration form.

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