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  • Start date details

    To be discussed

  • Closing date

    7 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    20 February 2024

Job details

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Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

M1-UPS3: £30,000 - £46,525

What skills and experience we're looking for

The candidate should have an enthusiasm for improving students learning, a genuine passion and a belief in the potential of every pupil with a helpful, positive, calm and caring nature.

The successful candidate will work alongside the teaching staff in class as well as with individual children with SEN. You will be expected to help students stay on task, whilst being able to overcome social and emotional barriers to learning. To raise their aspirations, self-esteem and maximise learning potential.

What the school offers its staff

We are a vibrant, popular school and have a strong partnership with the community and local schools. Highfields is situated in Matlock, the county town of Derbyshire, on the south eastern edge of the Peak District. It is within easy reach of Sheffield, Derby and Nottingham.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, motivated and understanding teacher of girls PE. The post is 0.8 FTE, permanent position. Start date to be discussed.

In return, we can offer a friendly and caring working environment, support and guidance from experienced staff and opportunities for continuing professional development.

At Highfields we look to employ well-qualified staff who are willing to contribute to the full life of the school and who are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.

On the application form, please focus on a detailed 'supporting statement' taking into account the person specification and indicating why you would be the best person for us to recruit to this position.

For further information or to arrange a school visit, please contact the school office via phone: 01629581888, or visit the school website:www.highfields.derbyshire.sch.uk

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

The closing date for applications is Midday on 7th March 2024.

Commitment to safeguarding

The successful candidate will have to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post, will be required to undergo a full enhanced DBS check and must be eligible to work in the UK. The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safeguarding checks will be undertaken during the recruitment process and this may include online searches.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

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About Highfields School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1303 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01629581888

Arranging a visit to Highfields School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email info@highfields.derbyshire.sch.uk.

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