Teacher of English & Cross-Curricular Literacy Lead, Gloucestershire

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Chosen Hill SchoolGloucestershire

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale + TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking an innovative and enthusiastic professional to join our English  faculty.  We need someone who is passionate with a keen interest in encouraging and inspiring students to love learning in this subject area and to develop, co-ordinate and promote whole school literacy initiatives with a key focus on the Foundation phase, the Accelerated Reader programme and developing staff skills in promoting literacy.

Chosen Hill School is a thriving comprehensive academy, judged good by Ofsted in all categories.  It is a large, popular and successful 11-18 Academy School situated in Churchdown, half way between Cheltenham and Gloucester.  We have around 1400 students on roll, of which 200 are in the Sixth Form.  Chosen Hill is a happy school, where students, staff and parents work closely in partnership.  There is an atmosphere of trust and mutual respect.

The ideal candidate will:

  • be an outstanding teacher
  • have excellent and current subject and pedagogical knowledge
  • be innovative and inspirational in their teaching, and ambitious for their students.
  • be able to work collaboratively

We can offer you:

  • the chance to work in an innovative and forward thinking school
  • effective support for professional development
  • a friendly and supportive environment
  • the opportunity to work with well-motivated students.

A full job description can be viewed below.

We look forward to your application.

Closing date:    4 October 2019

Interview date:  16 October 2019

More about Chosen Hill School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Brookfield Road, Churchdown, Gloucester, Gloucestershire, GL3 2PL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1452 713488
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