Teacher of Girls’ PE The Pingle Academy, Swadlincote, Derbyshire

Job description

Vision & Aims - The de Ferrers Trust

The de Ferrers Trust is a Multi Academy Trust comprising three Secondary Academies and four Primary Academies, currently based in Staffordshire and Derbyshire.

Our vision is to ensure the children and young people in our care have the opportunity to fulfil their potential through achieving highly, regardless of their ability or background. We aim to achieve this vision through:
- Delivering a high-quality education
- Recruiting, developing and retaining high-calibre members of staff
- Establishing and developing robust governance
- Ensuring financial probity and viability
- Developing a highly efficient trust infrastructure and central services
- Establishing effective systems to support the sustainable growth of the Trust

The Academy

This is a great opportunity to join an over-subscribed and aspirational academy. The Pingle Academy, part of The de Ferrers Trust, lies at the heart of the National Forest area and provides for students in Key Stages 3, 4 and 5. The culture at The Pingle Academy ensures an aspirational, ambitious and creative place to learn and work. Our aim is to work with parents, carers and families to prepare children for their adult lives in a rapidly changing world. We are a truly inclusive academy and share the responsibility for creating a safe and pleasant place to work. We are proud of our efforts to educate and care for all of our students, which are reflected in our mission statement ‘A place for everyone: RESPECT ENGAGE SUCCEED’.

The Role

We are looking for an energetic and dedicated practitioner who can make a significant contribution to our academy by engaging, enthusing and challenging students to achieve their very best in the subject. You will have excellent subject knowledge and be well-informed on current educational developments and initiatives.

You will be joining a team of colleagues who are passionate about ensuring that all students enjoy the subject and are focused on securing the best outcomes for our students. We work collaboratively to share good practice, both within the Faculty, across the academy and within the trust as a whole.

We have first-class facilities and we are looking for someone who can continue the great results already achieved, through hard work and dedication of students and staff in this Faculty. If you are interested in joining our friendly and forward-thinking team and you have the skills and qualities required, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

CPD

The Trust believes that professional development is key to being successful and offers excellent opportunities for colleagues to grow and achieve. We provide tailored CPD and professional development, mentoring, strong support and a range of developmental opportunities across the Trust.

In Return

We strive to be an Employer of Choice and are committed to the wellbeing and development of our colleagues. You will join a supportive, warm and friendly community and enjoy an excellent benefits package, which includes:
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Taste Card
- Discounts for days out, shopping, holidays and more, with different offers each month
- Access to a fitness suite, located at The de Ferrers Academy

Visits

Prospective applicants are welcome to visit and this can be arranged by telephoning 01283 216837.

To Apply

If you would like to discuss the role, or have any other queries, please contact Samantha Lawless, HR Officer on 01283 372621.

Closing date: 9am on 9th March 2020
Interview date: 17th March 2020

All applicants must be able to provide documentation to prove their right to work in the UK.

Pingle Academy and The de Ferrers Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and this position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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Employee benefits

We strive to be an Employer of Choice and are committed to the wellbeing and development of our colleagues. You will join a supportive, warm and friendly community and enjoy an excellent benefits package, which includes:
- Cycle to Work scheme
- Taste Card
- Discounts for days out, shopping, holidays and more, with different offers each month
- Access to a fitness suite, located at The de Ferrers Academy


About The Pingle Academy

Address
Coronation Street, Swadlincote, Derbyshire, DE11 0QA
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Pingle Academy website (opens in a new window)