Harris Academy Peckham is a place where all flourish, all feel valued and where achievement is the key to success. We are thoroughly proud of all our successes to date and look forward to further contributing to the Harris Federation’s excellent track record. We combine the traditional values of discipline, respect and good manners with contemporary best practice in teaching and technology. With these core values in place, we aim to send out into the world students that are happy and educated with the drive and ambition to be successful.
We seek a qualified English teacher (experienced or NQT) to teach at Key Stages 3 & 4. There will also be the opportunity to teach at KS5.
What we are looking for:
You will be a successful and ambitious teacher, holding QTS or equivalent and a relevant undergraduate degree, who is used to planning and delivering high quality lessons, will have experience in delivering the curriculum in your chosen area and will be a strong communicator with the ability to embrace change and motivate colleagues and students.
Why work at Harris Academy Peckham?
This is an opportunity for talented professionals to play a key part in establishing an exceptional academy. Excellent CPD opportunities will be provided through the Harris Federation and our close links to other highly successful Harris academies. We offer:
A happy, hard-working and highly ambitious community in which students and staff treat one another with care and respect
The combination of traditional values of discipline and good-manners with contemporary best practice in teaching and technology
A central Peckham location, close to transport links and other amenities
Generous Harris benefits package and excellent opportunities for personal and professional development
For more information, please contact the academy on 0203 371 3002.
For NQTs, we provide our highly successful Harris Federation NQT programme where you will train alongside other NQTs from across the Federation. This enables aspiring teachers to support and learn from each other, in the true collaborative spirit of Harris. There is a structure of support and challenge with customised professional learning, and every NQT has a professional mentor.
Harris Academies are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants. In line with our commitments to safeguarding, the Harris Federation uses preferred agencies and is unable to work with any agencies where Terms of Business have not been agreed by both parties prior to an engagement.