Finham Park School
Intervention Tutor – English
GRADE 3 (£16,123-£18,070)
32.5 hours per week, term time only, plus one week (Actual Salary £12,234-£13,712)
FIXED TERM CONTRACT UNTIL 31st JULY 2018
· Are you a Core Subject Graduate hoping to become a Teacher?
· Would you like to gain experience to prepare for a PGCE or School Direct Course?
· This could be the opportunity to gain paid work experience to achieve these goals.
Finham Park School is the Lead School in the recently established Finham Park Multi Academy Trust. Primary and secondary schools in Finham Park MAT set out to pioneer, innovate and deliver a “World Class” education for all. Finham Park School was judged as ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in 2015, for the second time. It is a Specialist College in Mathematics & Computing, a National Support School, and Leading Edge School. It is highly over-subscribed with a Sixth Form of over 300 students. We have recently become a “World Class” school – a place where all our students develop a love of “learning for life”.
The Governors are seeking to appoint a graduate to each of the three core subjects. The successful candidate will have determination and a passion for education and will work with selected pupils on targeted interventions to help them reach their full potential. Key qualities that will enable post holders to be successful are the ability to motivate and encourage children to learn, excellent communication skills, able to deal with behavioural issues and to monitor progress of pupils.
The English department at Finham Park school is a lively and supportive team of subject specialists, dedicated to helping all of our students reach their potential. We have a great balance of age and experience and a proven track record of excellent exam results both at GCSE and A level. Our curriculum is engaging and challenging, including a range of contemporary and classic literature and a variety of learning activities. We aim to promote a love of reading and to embed the literacy skills which will enable our students to communicate effectively and of course to achieve exam success. We also offer a number of exciting extra-curricular opportunities including theatre trips, author visits, poetry slams, debating club and our popular creative writing group. The successful candidate will be a welcome and valuable addition to our team.
Closing date: 28th February 2018 at 9.00 am
Interviews to be held: To be confirmed
Completed application forms should be returned to firstname.lastname@example.org or by post to:
Finham Park MAT
Finham Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.