Teacher of Boys PE

North Oxfordshire Academy, Banbury, Oxfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject Physical education
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,805 to £36,584

Job summary

The role
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of PE full time from September 2020. The majority of the PE timetable will be teaching boys. This position will suit both newly qualified and experienced candidates. Extra curricular activity is a strength at the school, with the department committed to after school activities. The staff are enthusiastic and supportive. The vacancy is ideal for an energetic and forward thinking teacher looking to develop their career within a highly experienced and supportive department.

About You
The ideal applicant will be passionate about Physical Education and be able to encourage and promote a good educational standard. The school are looking for someone who can teach across the age and ability range KS3-KS5. This is the ideal position for NQTs or experienced PE Teachers as we are looking for those with QTS. A specialism in rugby and the ability to coach would be an advantage but is not essential.

North Oxfordshire Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all who work at the school to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be subject to an enhanced disclosure through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Essential educational requirements

A degree, at least 2:2

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status, with subject specialism(s) related to the area of responsibility.

Essential skills and experience

Ability to teach across the full 11-18 age range.
A specialism in Rugby and the ability to coach would be an advantage but is not essential.

Employee benefits

United Learning

North Oxfordshire Academy is part of United Learning, a large, and growing, group of schools aiming to offer a life changing education to children and young people across England.

Our schools work as a team and achieve more by sharing than any single school could. Our subject specialists, our Group-wide intranet, our own curriculum and our online learning portal all help us share knowledge and resource, helping to simplify work processes and manage workloads for an improved work-life balance.

As a Group, we can reward our staff better: with good career opportunities, better pay, benefits, and ultimately, the satisfaction of helping children to succeed. We invest in our staff wellbeing. Our academies each have at least eight INSET days per year (with three of those solely dedicated to planning), and an ongoing group-wide wellbeing programme. It's an ethos we call ‘the best in everyone’.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 967 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website North Oxfordshire Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email emma.hunt@northoxfordshire-academy.org

About North Oxfordshire Academy

Welcome to North Oxfordshire Academy and thank you for taking an interest in developing your career with us.

For those who want to combine quick access to London and Oxford with country living, North Oxfordshire Academy is the ideal location. We are situated in Banbury, a vibrant market town steeped in history which enjoys affordable rental and house prices.

The academy sits on a 48-acre site and offers great facilities including extensive playing fields, a national standard athletics track and a 50-place nursery to which teachers benefit from heavily subsidised places.

The academy offers a great training programme for students, NQTs and Schools Direct trainees who all benefit from high-quality, supportive CPD. Our staff are optimistic, hardworking and great team players and new staff very quickly become part of the NOA family.

We pride ourselves on excellent staff retention; our staff are happy and determined to encourage the very best in our students. I would be delighted to welcome any prospective applicants to see for themselves how we work at North Oxfordshire Academy.

Sara Billins, Principal

School location

Drayton Road, Banbury, Oxfordshire, OX16 0UD