10 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2021 at 12:01 pm

  • Date listed

    4 May 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subjects
Dance, Physical education
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (1 academic year)
Salary
0.5 Teacher Salary £25,714 - £41,603 (MPS1 - UPS3) + 0.5 NJC Support Salary G4 (pt 5 – pt 8) £19,312 - £20,493 pro rata

Job summary

This is a unique opportunity to work as a Teacher of PE whilst also gaining further teaching experience by supporting the rest of the school as a Cover Supervisor.

The Governors of St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School wish to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational teacher of Physical Education. The successful applicant will also be required to cover other timetabled lessons.

This role would suit an NQT or established teacher with experience of teaching the 9 - 1 GCSE and/or technical award qualifications in Physical Education, Sport and Dance. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to an impressive reputation of extra-curricular activities within the school, in order to provide the pupils with the best opportunity to develop and achieve.

We are an innovative and flourishing school, well regarded for the excellence of our academic achievement and the high level of motivation of pupils and staff. On interview, we ask candidates for their impressions of our school and without fail they comment on how wonderful our students are, the positive team ethos amongst staff and how friendly and welcoming our school is.

It really is worth applying for this post and joining somewhere special.

Employee benefits

We offer a bespoke CPD programme, research and development, links and networks with other outstanding schools as well as a plethora of extra-curricular and cross-curricular working opportunities.

Close links to all surrounding areas of Manchester, Liverpool, Warrington via the M6 motorway network and East Lancs.

Free on site car parking.

A highly committed and dedicated workforce with excellent resources and support.

Applying for the job

To apply please visit the school website – www.arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk from where you can download the CES application forms.

Completed application forms must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to: recruitment@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk. 

More on how to apply

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1212 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01942 728651

About St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield

Established in 1961, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School has a proud history. We are mixed, voluntary-aided secondary school for pupils aged 11-16, located Ashton-in-Makerfield, near Wigan Greater Manchester. The pupil roll is 1,200 and we over-subscribed year on due to the excellent reputation holds within community. committed providing an education rooted Gospel values, inspiring make world better place. “Prepare way of Lord” motto. provides environment learning that safe, supportive, caring encourages life-long learning. key values upheld Education, Discipleship, Mission, Understanding, Nurture Dignity. Our students often refer us as their second family they feel nurtured provided them whilst educational attainment crucial, firmly believe development whole child mission gives all our best chance lead fulfilled prosperous lives. seek offer curriculum meets needs all, recognise every young person uniquely talented. Each with personalised pathway understands this achieving individualised goals. technology subject pastoral teachers conduit structured framework support guide along these pathways, using easily accessible data. In addition formal lessons, engage activities reinforce ethos such form prayers, weekly collective worship, class masses, daily morning prayer, spirituality lessons much more. theme do community people encourage put faith beliefs into action strive know great place work staff retention figure reflects this. like-minded individuals who share passion betterment level. also passionate about work-life balance, encouraging wellbeing mindfulness at opportunity. blessed dedicated hard-working have retained status high quality provider over many years. incredibly supportive each other CPD programme means everyone’s career supported specific them. For teaching colleagues join school, regardless experience, there strong induction.

Arranging a visit to St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Ashton-in-Makerfield

If you would like to learn more about either our school or this vacancy, please visit the school website – www.arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk from where you can download the CES application forms. Alternatively, please contact Mrs P Lennon, Clerk to Governors via email PLennon@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk or by telephoning the school number on 01942 728651 x2223.

Completed application forms must be returned to: Mr M J Dumican, Headteacher, St Edmund Arrowsmith Catholic High School, Rookery Avenue, Ashton-in-Makerfield, Wigan, WN4 9PF or via email to: recruitment@arrowsmith.wigan.sch.uk. 

School location

Rookery Avenue, Wigan, Lancashire, WN4 9PF

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