Teacher of English, Pontefract

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Outwood Academy HemsworthPontefract

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Start date: Required from September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teacher of English to join our school. 

Formerly Hemsworth Arts and Community College, Hemsworth will become part of Outwood Grange Academies Trust from June 2018. The successful candidate will be able to access the extensive advice, support, resources, CPD and career opportunities available in the academy and across the Outwood Grange Family of Schools.

The English department are a fantastic supportive team who provide engaging teaching and learning from Year 7 to 13. Students are being prepared for the WJEC/Eduqas GCSEs in English Language and English Literature. At A Level students can choose to study English Language, English Literature and/or Media Studies.

This is an opportunity to join the school at a new stage in its development and be part of our journey as we strive for continued improvement, transforming the life chances of the young people in our care. If you care about the success of your students, and have the energy to make that success a reality, we would welcome your application. 

Outwood Academy Hemsworth is an 11 – 18 school on the outskirts of Wakefield and easily accessible from the motorway and the A1.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust provides a high quality learning and cultural environment that inspires and motivates children. Leadership development, succession planning and capacity building are also major priorities for the Trust. The Trust offers staff the chance to apply for leadership positions working across the academy, and opportunities for professional development and career progression across the Family of Schools.

If you have any questions, please contact Lisa Angus, Associate Director of English by email: l.angus@outwood.com

To apply, please visit: www.outwood.com > Vacancies. 

Closing date: Midday on Tuesday, 17 July 2018.

We reserve the right to close advertisements early.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.

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More about Outwood Academy Hemsworth
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Wakefield Road, Hemsworth, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF9 4AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1977 624220

Chief Executive Officer: Martyn Oliver

Principal: Toby Rutter

At Outwood Academy Hemsworth, we put students first in order to transform their lives. 

As the Trust’s Chair David Earnshaw puts it, “It is most important that we all share that sense...