Teacher of Science

Required from:  September 2019

Salary:  Main Scale

Application packs are available to download from our website or email enquiries@shevingtonhigh.org.uk

Closing date: 24th March 2019

Interviews: w/c 1st April 2019


Shevington High School is a successful and popular 11-16 community school seeking to appoint a full time Teacher of Science.  The post offers a fantastic opportunity for an NQT or experienced teacher.

The Science Faculty is a thriving and vibrant area of the school.  We work incredibly hard as a team to support pupils to make excellent progress in their learning from their varied starting points on entry.  The Faculty has celebrated very good examination results over recent years and we pride ourselves on our constant drive for improvement.  As a team, we work hard to inspire and promote a love of Science in our pupils, as well as ensuring that all pupils have mastered the skills in Science that they will need in the future.  The expansion of our current team is an exciting development and we look forward to hearing from applicants who feel they can complement and enhance the learning experiences that we currently offer.

Please contact the school if you require any further information about the post or to arrange a visit.

Wigan LA and the School Governing Body are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  This post is subject to enhanced disclosure procedures.

If after having read the enclosed information you decide that you wish to apply to become a member of our school please complete the application form and accompanying letter no more than two pages of A4.

Please return completed applications to enquiries@shevingtonhigh.org.uk  or by post to Lisa Thompson, Office Manager at the school’s address.


I look forward to receiving your application.  The closing date  21st March 2019   and interviews will take place w/c 1st April  2019

Teacher Application Form

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Job Description & Person Specification – Science


Learning Support Assistant

30 hours per week term time only

Required from: As soon as possible

Salary: G3  (10-15)

£16,863 -£18,072 pro rata


This is a highly successful School, which is totally inclusive.  We pride ourselves on the delivery of high quality teaching, which enables all of our pupils to learn effectively.  All of our staff, both teaching and associate, are valued and respected as true professionals.

The post holder will provide support to teaching staff and students, overseeing access to learning and support programmes and to assist the teacher in the management of pupils.

The successful candidate will provide support for SEND pupils providing particular help for those students with learning difficulties and/or behavioural, social or physical disabilities and may be required to supervise whole classes when required in the short term absence of a teacher.   Experience as a teaching assistant of caring background would be beneficial.

As an employer we offer a range of benefits including a staff rewards programme (offering retail/holiday discounts), cycle to work scheme, Employee Assistance Programme (a 24 hour confidential advice and support service) and access to ongoing CPD.

Please do not hesitate to contact the school if you require further information and I look forward to receiving your application.

All applications to be sent to Lisa Thompson lthompson@shevingtonhigh.org.uk  or posted to the school for the attention of Lisa Thompson

The closing date is 31st March 2019 and interviews will take place week beginning 1st April 2019

Wigan LA and the School Governing Body are committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children.  This post is subject to enhanced disclosure procedures.

Learning Support Assistant Job Description

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Description of School

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