Teacher of English, Pontefract, West Yorkshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

St. Wilfrid's Catholic High School and Sixth Form CollegePontefract, West Yorkshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: MPS or UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and passionate English teacher to join our successful English team for September 2018.

St Wilfrid’s is a successful 11-18 school with a strong Catholic ethos, set in a caring and inclusive community. In 2017, 72% of our students achieved grades 9-4 in both Maths & English at GCSE. As a school we continue to be sharply focused on raising achievement for all our young people. We invest in our staff, providing a full Induction programme and the support you need to progress in your career. 

English at St Wilfrid’s is an exciting and engaging subject. Our English department is well resourced and supported with an outstanding team who are ambitious for all our young people to make progress.

In 2017 80.22% of students achieved grades A*-C in GCSE English. 

The English Department delivers a number of courses including A Level English Language, English Literature and English Combined. 

We require a well-qualified teacher (experienced or NQT) with a passion and enthusiasm for the subject who are able to inspire all students to reach their full potential in this important curriculum area. You will be joining a well-organized, forward looking and supportive team of professionals who strive to create a nurturing environment within which students achieve outstanding outcomes. 

We are ideally situated in a semi-rural location, close to the thriving cities of Leeds and York, and just a short drive from some of the country’s most beautiful locations. Many of our pupils choose to travel from all over Yorkshire to join our caring community. 

For further details please contact Jenny Doherty, the Headteacher’s PA at jdo@st-wilfrids.bkcat.co.uk

Closing date:  12 noon on Tuesday 20th March 2018

This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about St. Wilfrid's Catholic High School and Sixth Form College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Cutsyke Road, Featherstone, Pontefract, West Yorkshire, WF7 6BD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1977 691000
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St Wilfrid's Catholic High School and Sixth Form College is a mixed, mainstream, Roman Catholic secondary school located near Wakefield, West Yorkshire. The school accepts students within the 11-18 age range. 

St Wilfrid's Catholic High School a...