Teacher of English, Cheshire East

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Macclesfield AcademyCheshire East
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: M1-M6
Contract term: Fixed Term
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Winner of an SSAT Educational Outcomes Award for 2015, The Macclesfield Academy is a successful and expanding 11-16 school serving a diverse community in South Macclesfield.    The Academy opened in 2011 with a mission to make a distinctive contribution to the provision of secondary education in Macclesfield by becoming an outstanding small school characterised by:

• a welcoming community, 

• a personalised curriculum and

• an enriched experience for all our students.  

The Academy has become the school of choice for many Macclesfield families and was oversubscribed in 2016 and 2017.  We expect this to be the case once again in 2018 as our numbers continue to rise to a targeted maximum of 600.  95% of our parents say that they would recommend the Macclesfield Academy to a friend.

We require for 1st September 2018:  

a high quality English teacher who is fully committed to the aims and values of the Academy.  We believe this post offers an excellent opportunity for an experienced or a newly qualified colleague looking to join a friendly and successful team.  This is a fixed term appointment to cover a period of parental leave.  Employment will begin on 1st September 2018 and will end on 21st June 2019 or on Katy Hart’s long term return from parental leave whichever is the sooner. Our Subject Leader for English, Miss Katy Hart, will be happy to answer any questions you may have.  Katy can be contacted on katy.hart@macclesfieldacademy.org

This post will be paid on the scale M1-M6 and the candidate appointed will be able to access our wide-ranging CPD programme including performance coaching and NQT mentoring as appropriate.  Further details are available on the Academy website at www.macclesfieldacademy.org.   

Application is by the Academy standard application form (or the TES generic form) which includes a supporting statement demonstrating how you meet the requirements for the post.  The deadline for applications is 9.00 on Friday 15th June 2018.  Applications for this post must be accompanied by the Equal Opportunities and Confidential Details forms and sent by email only to: TMArecruitment@macclesfieldacademy.org.  Curricula vitae or open testimonials will not be considered.

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More about Macclesfield Academy
Address: Park Lane, Macclesfield, Cheshire, SK11 8JR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1625 383 100