14 days remaining to apply

  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    15 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    24 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

Main / Upper Pay Ranges (£28,000 to £43,685)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require an enthusiastic, inspiring and ambitious PE teacher to join our team, with a passion for sport and getting our students active. You will be committed to raising the expectations and achievements of our students at both GCSE and A Level. The successful candidate will have a passion for the subject and enjoy teaching at a high level.

Our schools have all excelled in a variety of sports at county and national level. A wide range of sports is offered as part of the curriculum and we have fantastic opportunities to expand our sporting opportunities in a new school building, which comprises a new swimming pool.


What the school offers its staff

As a 13-18 school in south east Northumberland with good standards of teaching and behaviour and a strong commitment to improvement, we believe passionately that every student should be enabled to succeed in all aspects of school life. Building on our ‘Good’ rating by Ofsted, we continue to strive for further improvements.

Student behaviour and attitudes to learning are good throughout the school and we need a highly motivated individual who can enable students to exceed their expectations and have high aspirations for their futures.

Further details about the role

Seaton Valley Federation School
Elsdon Avenue
Seaton Delaval
Tyne and Wear
NE25 0BP

0191 237 1505

Teacher of PEMain / Upper Pay Ranges (£28,000 to £43,685)
Permanent, 1.0 FTE
Required from 1 September 2023

Small enough to care, big enough to make a positive impact

We require an enthusiastic, inspiring and ambitious PE teacher to join our team, with a passion for sport and getting our students active. You will be committed to raising the expectations and achievements of our students at both GCSE and A Level. The successful candidate will have a passion for the subject and enjoy teaching at a high level.

Our schools have all excelled in a variety of sports at county and national level. A wide range of sports is offered as part of the curriculum and we have fantastic opportunities to expand our sporting opportunities in a new school building, which comprises a new swimming pool.

Although this post is primarily to teach at Astley Community High School, you may also be required to teach at Whytrig Middle School which shares the same site or Seaton Sluice Middle School when classes travel between sites to have PE lessons and use the swimming pool. All three schools share an Executive Headteacher.

Visits to the school are also warmly welcomed and encouraged. Please contact Richard Goodman, Head of School on 0191 2371505 or email vacancies@svf.org.uk to make an appointment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service is required for all posts.

Interested in applying? A completed application form must be submitted by 9am on Wednesday 15 February 2023 by e-mail to vacancies@svf.org.uk

It is expected that interviews will take place on Tuesday 28 February.


Applying for the job

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About Astley Community High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 13 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
561 pupils enrolled
Age range
13 to 18
Phone number
01912371505

The Seaton Valley Federation of Schools comprises Astley Community High School, Whytrig Middle School and Seaton Sluice Middle School, all located in south east Northumberland. All three schools share a Governing Body and Executive Headteacher to promote excellence in education from age 9-18 across Seaton Valley. Individually rated as 'Good' by Ofsted, we share common values and a passionate belief that every student should be enabled to succeed in all aspects of school life.

Arranging a visit to Astley Community High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vacancies@svf.org.uk.

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