Vacancies

King Edward VI School is a popular 11-18 comprehensive school rated Good by OfSTED in 2017 with recognition of outstanding practice and a highly positive ethos. The school is well-regarded within the community and has a reputation for high quality teaching; we are currently expanding and in 2019 have taken in an additional form of entry. Lichfield is a small, vibrant cathedral city which is easily accessible from the surrounding areas.

Links to an Application Form, Recruitment Monitoring Form & Guidance Notes are at the bottom of this page.

TEACHER OF RELIGIOUS STUDIES

Dates:                  Apply by Tuesday 12 May 2020 at 12 noon

Salary:                 MPR – UPR

Contract type:     Full Time

Contract term:     Permanent

Required by:        September 2020

King Edward VI School Lichfield is seeking a dynamic, well-qualified teacher with a high level of subject knowledge and a real passion for their subject. We expect the successful candidate to work as part of a strong team and be willing to participate in all aspects of school life. The post is suitable for a current classroom teacher or for a Newly Qualified Teacher.

Religious Studies is highly successful at our school from Key Stage 3 through to our thriving Sixth Form. All students take a full GCSE course in Religious Studies and we also have a thriving A-level course in the Sixth Form. We are looking for a teacher with infectious enthusiasm, excellent communication skills with an ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents. The appointed teacher will be expected to teach across the age and ability range over time, including GCSE and A-Level courses.

Due to the current restrictions in place, it is anticipated that the interview process may need to take place remotely. Candidates wishing to find out more about the school and the department are encouraged to read the attached information. All shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to interview for a further informal discussion about the role and the school.

Closing date: Tuesday 12 May 2020 at 12 noon

Interviews:    Date to be advised

Letter to Applicants – May 20

Religious Studies Department Overview 2020

Person spec – Main Scale Teacher of RS

Teacher of RS Teacher Job Description 2020

TEACHER OF PHYSICAL EDUCATION

Dates:                   Apply by Thursday 28 May 2020

Salary:                  MPR – UPR

Contract type:      Full Time

Contract term:      Temporary (to cover maternity leave)

Required by:         September 2020

King Edward VI School Lichfield is seeking an enthusiastic and talented Physical Education Teacher to join a high-performing collaborative department. All Key Stage 3 & 4 students access at least two hours of PE each week in addition to high levels of participation in the wide range of extra-curricular sports. A specialism in netball would be particularly useful. This appointment is temporary to cover a maternity leave. It is anticipated that the successful candidate will join the department until early July 2021.

PE is popular and successful from Key Stage 3 through to our thriving, successful Sixth Form. We are looking for a creative and adaptable teacher with a commitment to extra-curricular activities. Excellent communication skills with an ability to develop and maintain positive relationships with students, colleagues and parents are essential.

Due to the current restrictions in place, it is anticipated that the interview process may need to take place remotely. Candidates wishing to find out more about the school and the department are encouraged to read the attached information. All shortlisted candidates will be contacted prior to interview for a further informal discussion about the role and the school.

Closing date:  Thursday 28 May 2020

Interviews:     Week beginning 8 June 2020

Letter to Applicants – May 20

PE Department Overview 2020

Person spec – Main Scale Teacher of PE

Teacher of PE Teacher Job Description 2020

LUNCHTIME SUPERVISORS – REQUIRED IMMEDIATELY

Salary:                  Grade 2 – £17,711- £18,065 pa Pro Rata (£9.18 per hour)

Contract type:      Part Time 6.25 hours per week – Term Time Only

Contract term:     Permanent

Required by:        As soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint reliable, flexible Lunch Time Supervisors to work within a friendly, supportive and well established team. Duties to include supervising students during lunchtimes in the dining areas and surrounding school grounds both inside and out. Applicants should be able to relate well to children, young adults and staff, act responsibly and be able to keep calm and respond quickly to situations.

The Salary Scale is the Local Authority’s Grade 2 £17,711 – £18,065 pro rata.

Letter to Applicants – Sep 2019

LunchtimeSupervisorJDPS

If you have any queries please email: office@kingedwardvi-lichfield.staffs.sch.uk or call us on 01543 255714.

King Edward VI School Lichfield is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants for all posts will be subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service. 

A copy of the school’s safeguarding policy can be found here: King Edward VI Safeguarding Policy Oct 2019

A copy of the school’s Safer Recruitment Policy can be found here: Safer Recruitment Policy 2020

A copy of the school’s privacy Notice for job applicants can be found here: Privacy notice for job applicants

Application Form R6 Teaching Staff       Application Form R3 Support Staff    Recruitment Monitoring Form

Guidance-Notes