Teacher of English, Lancashire

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Lathom High SchoolLancashire
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Start date: 1 January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher Pay Grade
Contract term: Permanent

Ref: 170520 

The English Department at Lathom wishes to appoint a talented teacher of English who has the potential to become an outstanding practitioner. The successful candidate must be committed to fostering pupil enjoyment and securing outstanding progress within our successful English team. The position offers the opportunity for an experienced or newly qualified teacher to join an established and hardworking department that has firmly embedded high expectations of student attitude and attainment. You will be able to deliver English to students across the ability range at both Key Stages 3 and 4. 

Student voice confirms that students enjoy their English lessons and feel well supported in making good progress. The English Department are proud of our students examination results which are in line with National Expectations.

To maintain these standards, the successful candidate must demonstrate a love of their subject and be skilled in the ability to inspire, engage and enthuse our students.  A member of the English team should take pride in their learning environment and teaching resources. We are looking for someone with energy, resilience, a well-developed sense of humour and a commitment to go the extra mile.

In return the successful candidate will be fully supported by strong leadership and experienced, friendly staff. We are comprehensively resourced to meet the demands of the new GCSE to support you in your teaching of the new Language and Literature specifications.

We would love to hear from you should you wish to discuss the position further or even better come along and meet us!

Interviews with be held W/C 14/10/2019

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'.

Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request. 

Essential: Relevant Degree, QTS.

Informal discussion: Please contact Mr Livesley at school on 01695 725653 

Application forms: Please download application pack from the school website: www.lathomhighschool.org. Return forms to the Headteacher at the school.

Closing date: 14 October 2019.

More about Lathom High School
Address: Glenburn Road, Skelmersdale, Lancashire, WN8 6JN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1695 725653