Teacher of English, Oldham

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Oasis Academy LeesbrookOldham

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS 1-6 (U1-3 as appropriate), potential for a TLR/SEN allowance for the right candidate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Join us on this unique journey to build a school from the very start, with the opportunity to teach the brand new English Mastery programme – one of few schools in the country!  

Oasis Academy Leesbrook is seeking to appoint a dedicated, passionate and driven Teacher of English.  This is an exciting opportunity to develop a provision in a brand new academy that is a part of the Oasis family, due to open in September 2018 in temporary accommodation (a state of the art, purpose built property on Middleton Road) and then to our permanent home in September 2020, due to be located just off Lees Road. We are due to welcome 150 Year 7 students and 60 Year 8 students in September 2018; each year, these numbers will increase.  

The Teacher of English will work in partnership with be part of a small and growing team of staff, ensuring that students receive an excellent educational experience in English, right from the start. The ideal candidate will be dynamic, flexible and committed to ensuring that this school provides the very best opportunities for every single student. This role is essential is the development of the school as it grows in size, year on year, to eventually house 1500 students.   

The successful applicants will be able to demonstrate: 

• Excellent classroom practice with secure evidence of good and outstanding teaching 

• Unquestionable commitment to the Academy and to Oasis values 

• The ability to be flexible as the schools grows and develops 

• Relentless energy and personal drive 

• Aspirations to further their career  

We are therefore looking for an outstanding practitioner with drive and commitment and an unrelenting focus on the progress of all of the students in the academy. In return you will benefit professionally from the wealth of expertise and experience of our family of Academies, along with a range of support services based at Oasis National Office.  

If you would like to discuss this role further, or visit the academy prior to shortlisting, please do not hesitate to contact the Principal’s PA, Hannah Murphy, to arrange: 

e: hannah.murphy@oasisleesbrook.org / info@oasisleesbrook.org  

t: 0161 290 4004     

m: 07970367222  

Oasis Community Learning is a multi-Academy sponsor, growing extensively across the UK. Believing that every person, in addition to every child matters, we are working with the wider Oasis Group, transforming schools into Community Hubs, through applying a holistic view of education.  For more information on the benefits of being part of our family of Academies across the UK, as well as an application pack including a full job description, please visit our website www.oasiscommunitylearning.org.   

Closing date for applications is: Monday 18th June, 9.00 a.m. 

Interviews will be held: Thursday 21st June  

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.  Oasis Community Learning is a company limited by Guarantee registered in England and Wales no. 5398529. Oasis Community Learning is an exempt charity under the terms of the Charities Act 1993 and 2006

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More about Oasis Academy Leesbrook
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Temporary Address, Middleton Road, Oldham, Greater Manchester, OL9 6DE, United Kingdom
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