English Teacher, Leicestershire

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Hastings High SchoolLeicestershire

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Start date: Autumn term 2019
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Main scale / UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking for an enthusiastic and capable English teacher to join our well established and highly successful team on a part time (0.4) contract.  

This is a really exciting opportunity to join one of the highest achieving schools in Leicestershire. Our pupils are courteous, hard working and very well behaved. They deserve the very best education we can provide.  

The school was judged Good with Outstanding features at our recent Ofsted inspection but we are not resting on our laurels. We are committed to further improvement to ensure that we provide “Care and Excellence for All”; a motto which underpins and informs everything we do. We are confident that we will be Outstanding in all categories at our next inspection. 

Academic excellence is central to our ethos and we have the highest expectations of our pupils. 85% of our pupils achieved a GCSE level 4+ in English in 2017-18, with 24% achieving a 7+, and a subject progress of +0.35. We expect to further improve on these figures this year.

We also provide a great working environment. Our staff team are highly professional, mutually supportive and strive to bring out the best in one another. We have a strong professional development programme and offer many opportunities for you to improve your practice. 

If you have the right skills, abilities and values we look forward to receiving your application. 

The closing date for applications is Monday 17th June. 

More about Hastings High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: St Catherine's Close, Burbage, Leicestershire, LE10 2QE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1455 239414