Teacher of English, Wolverhampton

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Ormiston NEW AcademyWolverhampton
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Start date: Start date – preferred April 2019, however would consider a September 2019 start date dependent on the strength of the candidate
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS as appropriate
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Ormiston NEW Academy

Marsh Lane, Fordhouses,

Wolverhampton, WV10 6SE


Teacher of English

NQTs and RQTs welcome

Full time, permanent

Start date – preferred April 2019, however would consider a September 2019 start date dependent on the strength of the candidate

MPS/UPS as appropriate 

We seek to employ a passionate and enthusiastic Teacher of English to join our academy, to teach English at all levels

At Ormiston New Academy we believe in ensuring that all students feel nurtured and cared for without exception. High expectations of teaching and learning will ultimately improve student outcomes. Our academy values permeate through everything we do. These values are Calm, Aspiration, Respect and Engagement which together spells CARE; which is at the heart of all we do.

It is an exciting time to join NEW Academy. Our newly appointed Principal, Julia Flavin, comes from Ormiston’s outstanding Chadwick Academy and her vision is to make Ormiston NEW Academy the outstanding school the students and community deserve.

At Ormiston NEW Academy we only appoint dedicated and inspirational teachers. The Academy caters for 11 to 19 year olds, with 735 students on roll.  Our academy provides a vibrant learning environment with first class facilities. Being part of Ormiston Academies Trust will mean being part of a wider network of 30+ academies providing many benefits and bringing many enrichment opportunities to the students and staff.

This is an ideal and exciting opportunity for an outstanding and inspirational individual who has the drive, energy and enthusiasm to build on the progress already made. You will have the opportunity to contribute to an exciting curriculum, which will help motivate our students to achieve beyond their potential. 

The ideal candidates will:

• Be passionate about English

• Bring an unwavering commitment to promoting the highest standards of teaching and learning 

• Be relentless in developing their own standards of teaching and learning

• Deliver excellent student outcomes

• Be a committed team player 

• Have the ability to engage and inspire students and build excellent relationships

• Be committed to our ethos of high expectations 

• Be passionate and ambitious about their own career development

• Contribute to extra-curricular activities

You will work within a well-resourced, supportive English department, with outstanding practitioners keen to share best practice and continue moving forward. We also work collaboratively with other Ormiston Academies, both locally and nationally. This ensures we are at the leading edge of the latest developments in the subject, able to deliver the highest quality professional development and provide progression opportunities within the Trust. We have a strong commitment to further developing you as a teacher and ensure staff feel supported through access to the academy’s CPD programme We place a high value on staff development, both in teaching and leadership. We offer a comprehensive and supportive NQT induction programme. We acknowledge the importance of staff well-being by offer a number of staff activities and benefit packages.

For more information, please contact Natalie Preece (Principal’s PA) on 01902 623 111 or alternatively by email npreece@onewa.co.uk. Applications must be received by 12pm Friday 18th January 2019. Interviews will be held on Thursday 24th January 2019.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

Job location

More about Ormiston NEW Academy
Address: Marsh Lane, Fordhouses, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV10 6SE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1902 623111