Teacher of English with KS3 responsibility, National pay scale salary + TLR2 (£3,000)
Start date: September 2018
English Teacher with KS3 responsibility
We are seeking an ambitious and inspirational classroom practitioner to work with our English department. The successful candidate will work closely with the Head of English to develop standards and will have the drive and ability to lead and develop the curriculum and the quality of teaching in KS3. You will manage a team of subject specialists and will be accountable for high standards of student progress and implementing strategies for effective intervention. Potential is as important as experience so applications are invited from those currently with responsibility or looking for promotion. Bohunt School Worthing is a new Academy that opened in September 2015 with Year 7 and 8 only. We moved into state of the art buildings in September 2016 and have grown to 600 students across Years 7-10.
The English department currently consists of 7 teachers and will grow further this year to accommodate the intake of 180 additional students in September 2018. This will give us all year groups in the school. The department is committed to trialling new ideas in their teaching and works hard to provide engaging activities and lessons to ensure that all students have every opportunity to make excellent progress. Please refer to the letter to applicants and job description for more specific details about the role.
Are you able to:
- Inspire and innovate?
- Nurture and develop (yourself as well as others)?
- Commit to, and raise further, high achievement and motivation?
- Optimise English learning for all?
- Provide a supportive learning environment
- Offer you the opportunity to make a difference
- Actively promote your career development – you may already be targeting a middle leader position and we will support you accordingly
The South of England based Bohunt Educational Trust has evolved from Bohunt School in Hampshire, which is rated Outstanding in every category by Ofsted and the Times Educational Supplement School of the Year 2014. BET's educational philosophy is encapsulated by three short verbs: Enjoy, Respect and Achieve.
Working in a new and expanding school is a once in a lifetime opportunity. You will need to demonstrate a commitment to and evidence of; success in sustaining academic excellence, helping every child succeed, being an excellent classroom practitioner as well as being able to; work as part of a team, roll up your sleeves and inspire other teachers to excel.
For further details or to make an appointment prior to applying please contact Lisa Day on 01903 601361, or by email email@example.com.
TO APPLY: Please read the job description, letter to applicants, school information, staff dress code and complete the teaching staff application process through the TES website.
Closing date: Midday on Tuesday 27th February
Interview date: start of March
Start date: September 2018
Bohunt School Worthing is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service at an Enhanced level.