Starting in September 2020 on a fixed term contract for the full academic year this role is expected to be ongoing and lead to a permanent appointment by the school for the right teacher. Delivering English across key stages 3 and 4 you'll be joining a close knit and dedicated department under the supervision of a well-established Head of Department responsible for a team of 8 teachers.
Utilising links within the Local Academy Trust you will have access to team training, CPD and a superb framework of colleagues within your school and trust offering support and guidance. The school is currently well equipped and has plans for a new multimillion-pound building. Teaching English here focuses on imaginative ideas, purposeful work and lively discussions to engage and develop an understanding of English that will be used throughout school and life by all pupils. Visiting authors and free reading time encourage pupils to connect with the written word and explore the English subject with their own interests and on their own terms.
Rated "Good" in their last Ofsted inspection (2016) this is a community sized school of 600 pupils from the local area. A brand new, multi million-pound building is in the pipeline as part of the Governments School Building Programme. Results at KS4 are good and in line with the countries average and a key focus for the school moving forward to an "Outstanding".
"…Pupils meet the high expectations of set by the school and move around the school sensibly and considerately"
All staff here are well respected and feedback from local teachers working here on a cover basis or longer term is consistently positive.
Experience of teaching English across Key stages 3 and 4 is desirable and applications from NQT's or teachers returning to the profession are also welcome. The school has a range of support options for all staff for all levels of experience and utilise links with their local academy trust enabling a rounded and proactive approach to career progression.
Click 'Apply Now' to be considered for this great position as an English Teacher. Or for more information about the role, contact Sam Taylor on 01727 236255 or Sam.Taylor@TWrecruitment.com.
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