Teacher of English, Odiham, Hampshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

Robert May's SchoolOdiham, Hampshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR / UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

You will be joining a highly successful and forward-thinking department in a growing school, teaching across the age and attainment range at both Key Stage 3 and 4 in an environment where students are well behaved and keen to do well.

At Robert May's School, we are looking for a teacher who:

• Has excellent subject knowledge and strong teaching skills

• Is able to build positive relationships with all learners and is committed to raising attainment of all students

• Will work collaboratively within the English team to contribute to the success of the department

• Is willing to commit to extracurricular activities that add value to the school and local community

• Is able to respond positively and creatively to the changing expectations of the subject

In return, we can offer:

• Excellent support and a wide range of opportunities for continued professional development

• A dedicated and hardworking team who place students at the heart of everything

• Great students who are proud to be part of the school

• A well-resourced curriculum area

• The opportunity to take an active role in innovative curriculum developments

English is a leading department within the school and we are proud of our outstanding record of success. Last year, 80% of our students achieved a Grade 4 or higher in English and 76% achieved a Grade 4 or higher in both English and Maths. We have high expectations of all our students and are committed to the personal and professional development of our staff. Applications from experienced and Newly Qualified Teachers are encouraged and a comprehensive NQT support package would be available if appropriate.

Robert May’s School, which dates from 1694, is a high attaining and oversubscribed 11-16 Academy school with a distinctive ethos based on the charitable principles of our founder. We are situated in a semi-rural setting in Hampshire, with good rail and road access.

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More about Robert May's School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: West Street, Odiham, Hook, Hampshire, RG29 1NA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1256 702700
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Robert May’s School is a highly successful comprehensive academy with the largest catchment area in Hampshire. In recent years the school has ranked in the top 10% of national non-selective schools for attainment.  Its 1,240 students, aged 11-16...