Teacher of Sport
Job Title: Part time teacher of Sports (2 days a week)
Salary range: Ruthin School is an Independent school with it’s own pay scale.
Ruthin School is set in the Clwydian Range and Dee Valley Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty, an hour from Liverpool and Manchester and 35 minutes from Chester. The school is a co-educational boarding school for students aged 11 – 18. Established over 700 years ago it is one of oldest schools in the United Kingdom, with a proud heritage of academic rigour. In recent years the school has undergone a comprehensive overhaul of its pastoral and extra-curriculum offering to deliver a nurturing and inclusive environment alongside its outstanding scholastic provision.
Teachers joining the school will benefit from the leadership of an accomplished new head, Mrs Victoria Gamble, who joins in September and wishes to drive forward a programme of staff development to produce outstanding leaders of the future. “I decided to come to Ruthin School because I can see the potential in the institution and its staff. I am excited by the prospect of delivering change to such a talented and caring staff body to help them become outstanding leaders. The students at Ruthin School are polite and dedicated to their studies. The combination of staff dedication and student drive provides the perfect components to create a forward thinking and progressive organization where student attainment and happiness is at the heart of the school”
We wish to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative practitioner to teach across the full age range with knowledge of a variety of sports. The sports provision at the school is undergoing a full review and the appointed person will have the opportunity to work with the Director of Electives to develop physical education as part of a wider healthy living programme.
As part of its continuing development the school values the positive impact that difference has on our students and is committed to reflecting that equality and diversity in our staff. We encourage applications from all teachers, experienced and recently qualified with QTS status, who would relish the opportunity to be part of an exciting new chapter in the school and take advantage of living and working in exceptional surroundings.