We are delighted to offer a great opportunity to deputise
our PE faculty here at Cockshut Hill. We
are seeking to appoint an ambitious, excellent teacher and leader who is
passionate about their subject and can
evidence proven success in nurturing an environment within which everyone can
reach their full potential – learners and colleagues alike.
us and you will be part of a dynamic, enthusiastic and committed PE department
and academy team. You will deputise this forward-thinking team across Key
Stages 3 and 4 and the whole ability range, working together to create an
extremely positive learning culture based on high expectations, the building of
PE skills and a huge passion for your subject. The role offers excellent
opportunities for a well-qualified, creative specialist who will build on the
success of the department and who is willing to commit to extra-curricular
activities that add value to our school and community.
We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and
supporting each other to achieve great things as we further develop innovative
teaching and learning strategies. This post will offer the successful applicant
the opportunity to work with colleagues from across our trust and beyond to develop
best practice and collaboratively plan for the delivery of an outstanding,
innovative curriculum. You should be able to teach across the ability range for KS3
and KS4 and have a real interest in developing teaching and learning.
For a full description of the
role and person specification, please see the accompanying documents.
Cockshut Hill School (rated
Good with Outstanding features in our recent ofsted inspection) is part of the
Summit Learning Trust comprising Cockshut Hill, Lyndon School, Ninestiles, an
Academy, four primary schools and the Solihull Sixth Form College. Our trust’s
Professional Learning Institute offers all of our staff opportunities to
collaborate with great educators from across our sector. Our school provides a
friendly and supportive working environment, valuing each and every individual. We
are committed to providing our students with the best education they need to
become confident, articulate and successful adults in the future. We have a very reflective teaching staff body
who welcome feedback from parents, carers and students to secure the needs of
all learners. We are one of the few schools in Birmingham to receive The Rights
Respecting Schools, UNICEF UK Gold Award, for successfully embedding children’s
rights throughout the school in our practices and ethos. There is a strong culture of safeguarding and
staff work positively with the leadership team to ensure students are kept
This is an exciting time for
our school as we strive to improve and are proud of our commitment to teaching
and learning - our school motto is ‘Nothing But the Best’.
Why work for us?
We offer a range of wellbeing and work-life balance benefits to recognise and reward the essential contributions our colleagues make to our success and growth. These include access to:
- Employee assistance programme
- High quality training and support in and across academies enabling career progression
- Wellbeing Advocates
- Lifestyle benefits and discount schemes, including gym discounts and cycle to work scheme
- Health Protection Scheme alongside Flu Jab and Eyecare Vouchers
- Generous employer pension schemes
Closing Date 8 December 2023 at 12pm
to be held on 15 December 2023
welcome applications from all sections of the community. Summit Learning Trust is proud to be anequal
opportunities employerandweare determined to ensure that no
applicant or employee receives less favourable treatment on the grounds of gender
reassignment, age, disability, religion or belief, sex, sexual orientation,
marital status, pregnancy/maternity or race.
We are also committed to safeguarding
and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all colleagues
to share this commitment. All
appointments will be subject to an enhanced DBS check, including a Children’s
barred list check. Online searches of shortlisted candidates will also be
conducted. Our policy is available to
view here https://summitlearningtrust.org.uk/our-trust/statutory-information/policies-statements/
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