Apply online PSHE TEACHER

Ref 175261
Salary £25714 to £ 41604 
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 1/9/2021 
Hours 25 per week
Closing Date 12 noon 04/05/2021 
Bolton Road , Chorley , Lancashire , PR7 3AY
Tel: 01257 244020
School website:
Roll: 687
Albany Academy
Teacher of PSHE required from September 2021.

Full-time (MPS / UPS). Suitable for NQT

Teacher of PSHE required to teach a creative and inspirational PSHE programme for Year 7 to Year 11.

Albany Academy is a highly successful and popular 11-16 school situated in Chorley, Lancashire. With 698 pupils currently on roll, the school provides an outstanding education within a nurturing and caring environment where every student is well known by every member of staff.

Following the promotion of our current post holder, the governors are looking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic, experienced and inspirational teacher to teach RE within the Humanities Faculty to ensure the delivery of continuous improvement for our pupils.

The successful candidate will join the school at an exciting time:

  • Our current Ofsted report recognises the school as being good with outstanding features.
  • Last year's examination results were above national averages with strong progress measures for all pupils.
  • The school is an active member of two local teaching school alliances and is frequently a source of support for other schools.

    The successful candidate will:

  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner.

  • Have a strong commitment to helping pupils of all abilities succeed.

  • Be innovative and inspirational to both pupils and colleagues.

    Application documents are available to download in the vacancies section of the school website

    Apply online by the closing date of midday, on Tuesday 4th May 2021 to

    Interviews will take place at Albany Academy on Tuesday 11th May 2021

    Rehabilitation The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.

    Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.

  • Essential Qualifications
  • To hold a degree in relevant subject area.
  • To be a qualified teacher.
  • Desirable Qualifications
  • Experience of teaching PSHE at key stage 3 and key stage 4.

  • Duke of Edinburgh's Award
  • Essential Experience
  • Excellent subject knowledge and classroom practice.

  • To plan lessons in line with schemes of work and develop new schemes in line with national curriculum.

  • To use ICT to support and enhance learning.

  • To understand the process of learning.

  • To have knowledge of special educational needs
  • Desirable Experience
  • To have knowledge and understanding of the latest educational developments.

  • A strong commitment to develop own skills and knowledge.

  • Proposed Interview Date:

    Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.