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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    5 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 March 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5


Philosophy, PSHE, Religious education

Working pattern

Full time: 32.5 hours per week

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 9 - 12 months dependent on return of substantive postholder

Pay scale

MPS – UPS dependent on experience

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Knowledge and understanding of the school’s role in providing effectively for the individual needs of all pupils, including those with special educational needs
  • An understanding of the broader secondary curriculum and the statutory requirements of the National Curriculum in the specialist subject
  • A proven record of successful experience with secondary aged pupils either on recent teaching practice or in a previous post
  • Ability to support colleagues and work in a collaborative fashion
  • Ability to manage classroom behaviour positively
  • The ability to engage, enthuse and motivate students

What the school offers its staff

Blue Coat Church of England School and Music College is a vibrant and inclusive large comprehensive school in the heart of Coventry. Blue Coat is a Church of England School and this identity is of great significance to us. Our vision is about ‘living life in all its fullness’ and we aim to provide an excellent education which is distinctively Christian yet inclusive of all.

At Blue Coat we place high importance on developing the whole individual: academically, socially and spiritually. At the heart of the school lie our Values: Care, Hard Work, Respect, Integrity, Servanthood and Togetherness. Through these Values our whole school community can grow together and live life in all its fullness.

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and appointments will be subject to rigorous safeguarding checks including enhanced DBS and references. The postholder must share our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Candidates who have been successfully shortlisted will be asked to complete a self-declaration to confirm any (non-protected) criminal disclosures or information that would make them unsuitable to work with children.

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About Blue Coat Church of England School and Music College

School type
Academy, Church of England, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1692 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Blue Coat Cof E School is a very successful and oversubscribed school in the heart of the city of Coventry with over 1500 pupils.
At Blue Coat Church of England School, our vision is “Living life in all its fullness”. We exist to equip our students to live life in all its fullness by providing excellent education which is distinctively Christian and inclusive of all. At the heart of this education are the values of Care, Hard Work, Respect, Integrity and Servanthood, working Together for the good of all individuals, the school and wider communities.

Arranging a visit to Blue Coat Church of England School and Music College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email connor.gerrard@ietrust.org.

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