Teacher of Girls PE The Oakwood Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job description

TEACHER OF GIRLS PHYSICAL EDUCATION
(MATERNITY COVER) FULL TIME – MAIN SCALE
FROM NOVEMBER 2019
2.5 TERMS IN THE FIRST INSTANCE

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspirational teacher of girls Physical Education as a maternity cover within a committed and successful department. Experience of delivering GCSE PE is essential to this role.

The Oakwood Academy is working in partnership with The Redhill Academy Trust. The Academy is also a member of Redhill Teaching School Alliance and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and the chance to work alongside other high performing schools in the region. Oakwood became an academy, sponsored by The Redhill Academy Trust, on April 1st 2015.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mr Straw, Assistant Head Teacher, on the academy telephone number.

An information pack including an application form is available to download from the academy’s website or by contacting S Wright, PA to the Head Teacher s.wright@oakwoodacademy.org.uk

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon – 25th October 2019
Interview date: TBC

Essential educational requirements

QTS
Degree level qualification that enables the teaching of Physical Education

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Able to teach full range of ability 11-16.
Able to create an excellent climate for learning within teaching area.
Able to use a range of strategies to promote learning.
Able to manage and encourage good behaviour.
Able to develop positive and meaningful relationships with students.
Able to make appropriate use of ICT for learning.
Understanding of how to use data to inform planning and improve students’ performance.
Understanding of a range of assessment for learning approaches, including grades where appropriate.
Able to communicate with students, parents and carers about student’s progress.


About The Oakwood Academy

Address
Bewcastle Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG5 9PJ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Oakwood Academy website (opens in a new window)