Teacher of English with Literacy Across the Curriculum, Darlington

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Hummersknott AcademyDarlington
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Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: (£23,720 - £39,406) (plus TLR 2b £4,532)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


(Required from September 2019)

Salary: MPS1-UPS3 (£23,720 - £39,406) (plus TLR 2b £4,532)

Hummersknott Academy is a very popular, oversubscribed 11-16 school.

We are looking for an outstanding, passionate and dynamic teacher to join our hard working, well-resourced English Faculty.  The ideal candidate will offer high quality teaching at KS3 and KS4 and have a passion for working with young people.  Applicants will be expected to have excellent subject knowledge and enjoy working as part of a creative team which continually looks to deepen its understanding of the new GCSEs and to improve its delivery of content through sharing of best practice.

This is also an exciting opportunity to work with colleagues outside of the English Faculty to develop and support them in their teaching of literacy.

If you are:

• Able to inspire and motivate students across the age and ability (11-16)

• Focused on improving teaching and learning

• A creative and innovative thinker

• A team player with excellent interpersonal and communication skills

we would be delighted to hear from you.  We have high expectations for every learner and we know we will need to match our expectations of you with the salary and opportunity for personal development we offer.  


Phone the Academy on 01325 246473 or email jobapplications@hummersknott.org.uk for more information or to arrange a visit.

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Academy is committed to all aspects of personal development, is inclusive and seeks to ensure every individual achieves.  

Application packs can be found on our website www.hummersknott.org.uk 

Closing date: 25 February 2019 at 9.30 am  

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More about Hummersknott Academy
Address: Edinburgh Drive, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 8AR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1325 241191