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  • Start date details

    Autumn 2024

  • Closing date

    19 April 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 12 Months

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of PE (on a 12 month maternity placement) who would enjoy being part of a forward thinking and popular PE Department.

Cranbourne is very proud of the wide range of extra-curricular clubs it offers which include a variety of PE Activities. We are keen to continue our high participation in inter-school competitions, nationwide events and overseas trips. We value our Sports Leaders who contribute to clubs within Cranbourne as well as playing a prominent role in leading events at primary schools within our cluster.

We have a wonderful community at school and the staff are a real team, working together to improve the life chances of our students. We therefore need a self-motivated and reflective teacher who has strong interpersonal skills and is an excellent team player.

What the school offers its staff

Cranbourne is a good school with a committed staff, a diverse student body and a friendly and supportive atmosphere. We are on the threshold of “outstanding” and are expanding due to our increasing popularity and number of students.

Cranbourne has a continual focus on improving subject specialist teaching and achievement; and we encourage staff to work with a high degree of independence. We have a welcoming staff body, who support each other at all times and maintain a good work - life balance.

We are fortunate to have some amazing facilities which include a large Sports Hall, Gym, Fitness Suite, two big playing fields, two large hard court areas and an indoor heated swimming pool.

We support our staff with a good range of training opportunities, from collaborative twilights, to conferences, staff book groups and learning lunches. We offer an excellent induction programme, an exciting learning and teaching environment and first-class on-going professional learning opportunities to further enhance your career.

Further details about the role

You are welcome to apply here, or contact the Headteacher's PA directly on s.owen@cranbourne.hants.sch.uk

Commitment to safeguarding

Safeguarding at Cranbourne means ensuring that all members of our community are happy and safe and that young people can make informed decisions about the situations that present themselves.

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About Cranbourne

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

Cranbourne is a welcoming 11-16 comprehensive school in the heart of Basingstoke. The school is situated in a leafy suburb, close to the town centre on a large green site, with excellent facilities, including extensive playing fields, specialist arts, media and design workshops as well as a large indoor swimming pool. We also benefit from specialist vocational teaching in Hair and Beauty and Sport and Music. The school’s core purpose is to meet the needs of each individual student. We are proud of our GCSE results, and our specialist unit for the teaching of students with dyslexia.

Arranging a visit to Cranbourne

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email s.owen@cranbourne.hants.sch.uk.

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