Teacher of English, Sandwell

Closing date:This job has expired

Perryfields High SchoolSandwell

Date posted:
Start date: 01/01/2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint a committed and enthusiastic teacher of English, who will ensure that student progress is maximised through innovative, challenging and engaging teaching.  The post is an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to teach and work within a team of highly motivated and inspiring staff.  The English Department has a history of strong results across all Key Stages, with 85% achieving 4 or above in English Language and Literature this year.  This post would be suitable for either an NQT or an established teacher.

Perryfields High School is a thriving school located in Oldbury, Sandwell. This is an exciting opportunity to make a significant difference to the life chances of our students. You will have an important role in building on the good standards already achieved at Perryfields. We are very proud of the achievements our students make academically and in many other spheres. We aspire to provide the very best educational opportunities and outcomes for all of our students and OFSTED acknowledge the progress we are making; awarding us ‘Good’ in January 2018. 

Visits to the department and the school are warmly welcomed. As a school we firmly believe that our purpose is to inspire excellence in character and scholarship - the students and their families have bought into this vision and together we form a friendly and dedicated community. 

Download an application pack from our website or contact Beverly Parker on 0121 421 7979. 

Closing date for applications:  Wednesday 16th October 2019 (8.30am).

Interviews to be held w/c 21st October 2019

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.  The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role (available on the school website in the policies section) and will be factored into interviews: 

Part One of Keeping Children Safe in Education (2016) 

Safeguarding Policy and Child Protection Policy 

Code of Conduct for Teaching and Support Staff 

Enhanced DBS (with list checks) is required for this post. 

Completed applications should be returned to Beverly Parker at Perryfields High School, Oldacre Road, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 0RG beverly.parker@perrys.org.uk 

More about Perryfields High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Oldacre Road, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 0RG, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 4217979