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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    27 June 2024 at 12:53pm

  • Date listed

    19 June 2024

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4


Physical education, Science

Working pattern

Full time

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What skills and experience we're looking for

Shevington High School is now recruiting for a permanent Teacher of PE and Science. The successful candidate will teach both PE and Science.

Shevington High School is a successful and popular 11-16 community school seeking to appoint a full time Teacher of PE and Science. The post offers a fantastic opportunity for an ECT or experienced teacher. If you are ambitious, inspirational, creative, open-minded and want to be part of our success then we want to hear from you.

Our PE department is well-resourced, with facilities including a sports hall, gymnasium, a football pitch for 11-a-side and 9-a-side fixtures, a rugby pitch, tennis courts, a fitness suite, dance studio and trampolines. The PE department is consistently representing the school in district competitions and has an extensive School Sport enrichment programme. PE is a popular choice at GCSE. We are seeking an energetic and organised PE Teacher to join our strong collaborative team of experienced teachers in delivering PE across both key stages.

The Science Faculty is a thriving and vibrant area of the school. We work incredibly hard as a team to support pupils to make excellent progress in their learning from their varied starting points on entry. The Faculty has celebrated very good examination results over recent years and we pride ourselves on our constant drive for improvement. As a team, we work hard to inspire and promote a love of Science in our pupils, as well as ensuring that all pupils have mastered the skills in Science that they will need in the future. The expansion of our current team is an exciting development, and we look forward to hearing from applicants who feel they can complement and enhance the learning experiences that we currently offer.

What the school offers its staff

M1 – UPS3 FTE £30,000 - £46,525 per annum

  • Access to Teachers’ Pension Scheme
  • CPD including Senior Leader and Knowledge Development Courses
  • Enhanced ECT Scheme including ongoing coaching and mentoring for all teachers
  • Commitment to employee Health and Wellbeing including dedicated Employee Assistance Programme
  • Rewards and Recognition Scheme
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Dedicated Staff Wellbeing team

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Shevington High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
886 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01257 400990

Shevington High School is a very popular 11-16 community school located in the village of Shevington, 3 miles from Wigan town centre and five minutes from the M6 motorway. The school is smaller than the average size secondary school.

In January 2017 the school was judged by Ofsted as Good in all categories and in recognition of our outstanding practice and work with have done to support other schools we have been designated a National Support School.

The school has a strong school vision supported by all stakeholders. Together we have the highest expectations for all our students, inspiring and enabling them to become amazing and successful individuals.

As a School we have developed a learning culture of high aspirations and expectations for all students. We are just at the end of a refurbishment building programme to meet the growth the school is experiencing.

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