Application Form For Employment (Teacher) Jan 2017

Job description Head of Girls’ PE Games (2017) 2

Explanatory Notes on Recruitment

Message from the Headmaster

Set in an area of outstanding natural beauty in the South Shropshire Hills and just 12 miles from the famous, medieval, walled market town of Ludlow, Bedstone College is a quintessentially British Independent School. With the historic towns of Hereford and Shrewsbury within 25 miles, there are excellent transport links to the rest of the UK. Birmingham International airport is just over an hour by car.

We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, enthusiastic, and gifted teacher to head this successful and popular department to teach PE at GCSE & A-Level in addition to Games throughout the college. A proven record of academic success at both GCSE and A level is essential, as is a willingness to be fully involved in the life of this dynamic and thriving rural boarding school. The successful candidate will also be expected to teach some PSHE.

Bedstone has its own salary scale and will be set according to qualifications and experience. The College participates fully in the DfE Teachers’ Superannuation Scheme. There are also very generous fee concessions with respect to staff children being educated at the College.

Application forms together with full details of both the post and the school can be obtained from Mrs Paula Davis, PA to the Headmaster, Bedstone College, Bucknell, Shropshire SY7 0BG, to whom completed applications should be returned. Interviews will take place in the week commencing 27th March 2017.

The appointment will be subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and other safeguarding checks, in accordance with the requirements of the Children Act.

Closing date for applications: Friday 24th March 2017

Bedstone College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post.