- MPS / UPS
Second in PE faculty and Teacher of Boys' PE job summary
CHOSEN HILL SCHOOL
SECOND IN PE FACULTY AND TEACHER OF BOYS PE
FULL TIME, PERMANENT CONTRACT FOR SEPTEMBER 2022
MPS / UPS + TLR2a (Currently £2873 pa)
We are seeking a committed Teacher of PE to join our dynamic and forward thinking faculty. We wish to appoint a highly skilled practitioner to join, and help lead, our experienced and enthusiastic PE Team.
This is a fantastic opportunity for a dynamic teacher to progress, taking on various responsibilities as second in PE. An ability to teach across the full age and ability range up to A Level and Level 3 BTEC is essential. The candidate will take responsibility for various curriculum areas, which are likely to be co-ordinating the GCSE programme and arranging the extra-curricular programme. They will deputise as Head of Department in all areas when required.
The current staff are well established and have developed a full and extensive programme to suit all levels of ability and different learning styles. This has culminated in the offering of vocational and exam based options from years 10-13. The successful candidate must be able to work collaboratively and enthusiastically within this dynamic team of 7. Taking a lead in further developing the curriculum and extra-curricular opportunities. Flexibility and resourcefulness will be essential.
The ability to teach all activities will be required. The breadth of extra-curricular opportunities has expanded over recent years; the successful candidate will be expected to lead and contribute fully to this programme. Experience of teaching and leading some of - BTEC Level 2 and 3, GCSE and A Level PE would also be an advantage. We would, however, also consider an ECT if the right candidate.
The faculty has an extensive range of extra-curricular opportunities in a wide range of sports and a well-established reputation with the Cheltenham District in many sports. We are looking for an applicant who would be committed to the continued development and maintenance of this programme and would seek to develop their own ideas to extend this further.
The facilities at Chosen Hill are excellent and include a fully equipped modern sports hall (4 badminton courts), a fully equipped and refurbished Strength and Conditioning Gym, a further gym for other indoor activities, hard court areas for all sports (5 netball courts), extensive fields and two sets of changing rooms. For the successful candidate we can offer:
• Enthusiastic, friendly and hardworking students with excellent attitudes to learning;
• A caring and supportive community environment and team within the faculty;
• Being part of a well-established and growing faculty with CNAT, BTEC, A-Level and GCSE groups across years 10 to 13;
• A commitment to professional development;
• Full support and induction programme for ECTs.
Please see job description for further details.
Interviews will be held on Wednesday 25 May
Applying for the job
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About Chosen Hill School
- School type
- Academy, ages 11 to 18
- School size
- 1316 pupils enrolled
- Age range
- 11 to 18
Chosen Hill School is a thriving comprehensive academy, judged Good by Ofsted in all categories. It is a large, popular and successful 11-18 Academy school, situated in Churchdown, half way between Cheltenham and Gloucester. We have around 1300 students on roll, of whom approximately 130 are on the SEND register. Chosen Hill is a happy school, where students, staff and parents work closely in partnership. There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect.
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