10 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 November 2021

  • Application deadline

    30 September 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    14 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
Dance, Physical education
Working pattern
Contract type
Fixed term (9 months)

Job summary

The Governors wish to appoint an excellent sports coach and classroom practitioner to join our Performance, Sport and Health Faculty. The successful applicant will be provided with the opportunity to work and develop alongside experienced colleagues. This post is suitable for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and passionate teacher of PE, including NQTs. The post holder will be expected to teach PE and Dance lessons across both Key Stages.

Penwortham Girls’ High School is a popular, oversubscribed school, graded as outstanding in every category in its 2014/15 Ofsted inspection. Ofsted recognised the “culture geared towards success and excellence in achievement throughout the school.”

Applying for the job

Applications should be submitted on the Lancashire County Council application form attached, along with covering letter.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

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

About Penwortham Girls' High School

Penwortham Girls’ High School enjoys a unique status, as the only non-selective, non-fee paying girls’ school in Lancashire. We welcome girls of all abilities, interests and aptitudes, and pride ourselves on our long-standing reputation for academic success. We are a successful school because we have high expectations, promote learning for its own sake and provide every opportunity for personal growth and development.

Importantly, we are specialists in girls’ education, providing a nurturing, supportive and challenging environment where girls excel. At our school, traditional values meet with modern, innovative approaches to learning. We are a forward thinking school that has invested considerably in new technology, ensuring that when they leave us, our pupils are fully equipped for the future. However, equally important are the qualities we instil in the girls. We have developed an environment that supports them as individuals, enabling them to progress to the next stage of their life equipped with a sense of achievement, maturity and self-confidence.

OUR MISSION IS TO PREPARE: Articulate, Questioning, Tolerant, Independent Women for the future

School location

Cop Lane, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 0SR

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