Nicol Mere School’s Governors wish to recruit an experienced and excellent teacher, to join its already highly successful team.  Nicol Mere is an outstanding primary school, warm and welcoming, with very supportive governors and staff, committed to providing the highest quality education for its diverse range of pupils, regardless of their ability or background.

The school’s motto is “learning is a passport to life, enjoy!”

The successful candidate would :

  • have a proven record of excellent teaching and learning
  • have up to date experience of teaching the Year 2 curriculum
  • have a very strong background in delivering the new curriculum PE across all year groups Rec-Year 6
  • be able to develop good relationships with pupils, parents, staff and all stakeholders
  • be willing to support school policies on extra-curricular opportunities and achievement clubs

The job will require teaching in the mornings in Year 2 and delivering PE across school some afternoons.

In return, we can offer a strong commitment to CPD and the opportunities to move on professionally, ready for the next step in your career.

Visits are warmly invited, by appointment with the school via email enquiries@admin.nicolmere.wigan.sch.uk or by telephoning 01942 720871.

1st shortlisting : Shortlisted candidates will be contacted by telephone in the afternoon of

                         Tuesday, 7th May 2019.

Interview :         Wednesday, 8th May 2019


APPLICATION FORM AND LETTER : Application packs are available to download from this advert on the Council’s website and returnable to :  Mr R P Gubbins, Headteacher, at the school, by post, or hand deliver; please do not email.

The form should be fully completed and free from error.  The letter should be clear and concise, related to the specific post and closely follow the Person Specification.  A maximum of 1 side of A4 in Tahoma Font.  Please evidence how you are an outstanding teacher in Year 2 and how you are an outstanding PE leader and teacher.