Assistant Subject Team Leader of English, Aylesbury

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

John Colet SchoolAylesbury

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR2b £4397 Accelerated pay progression for outstanding teachers
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Our strong collaborative ethos is reinforced every Tuesday afternoon when we close our school to students so that the last timetabled lesson is dedicated to departmental lesson planning.

Every lesson shapes a life. At John Colet our teachers plan lessons in school, so the shape of their home life is as energetic as their classes.

Being able to plan lessons in advance, with time to review classes delivered and work submitted by students, is just one of the reasons teachers love working at John Colet School.

Other reasons teachers work at John Colet School (Ofsted rated – good) include;

  • Good work/life balance
  • Being appreciated and recognised for a job well done
  • The support from colleagues and SLT
  • Respect and politeness from students
  • Range of resources and support available to help achieve personal and professional goals
  • Coaching and CPD workshops
  • Lovely setting/environment (with plentiful, free staff parking)
  • Revision sessions are well received and attended by students
  • Knowing every student well and being able to offer individual support
  • Staff and pupils feel safe
  • Equality and diversity in the workplace is practiced
  • Accelerated pay progression for outstanding teachers
  • A wide variety of trips and extra-curricular activities (please see our website)

If you think life at John Colet School would suit you, then we are looking for an innovative teacher who enjoys planning exciting lessons for their classes to join us from September 2019.

As the Assistant Subject Team Leader you will be an integral part of taking our English department on to the next stage of its development. We are an experienced, forward-thinking and supportive team with well equipped, purpose built facilities and digital learning promoted throughout. Which includes a set of student Chromebooks and one for every teacher.

You will be able to teach throughout the age and ability range but most importantly, you will be committed to excellence for your students, your colleagues, yourself and John Colet School.

We would like to invite you to see what a great place to teach we are. Please contact Mrs Perry,, PA to Headteacher to book a place.

Alternatively, please visit our website for an application form and further information.

Closing date 9am Monday 21st January 2019

Interviews TBC

The John Colet School takes the safeguarding and wellbeing of students seriously and this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check and Qualifications check.

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More about John Colet School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Wharf Road, Wendover, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP22 6HF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1296 623348
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John Colet School is a mixed, non-denominational secondary with sixth form situated in Wendover, Buckinghamshire. It is an academy, supported by the John Colet School Academy Trust. It has 1051 students aged 11-18.

When John Colet School opened in th...