Teacher of GCSE English (Maternity Cover) Fixed Term 12 months, Calderdale

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Calderdale CollegeCalderdale

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Start date: Jan 2019 Fixed Term for 12 Months Maternity Cover
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,070 - £33, 520
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Calderdale College is seeking to appoint an outstanding practitioner who has the ability to deliver outstanding teaching and learning in GCSE English. The successful candidate will have experience in teaching English and a proven track record of high success. They will also have a strong desire to share a love of English and motivate and encourage students to reach their full potential.

To be suitable for this role you must have a first degree in English and PGCE teaching qualification.

The successful candidate will have the ability to contextualise English into relevant vocational programmes and have exceptional skills in curriculum innovation. A proven understanding of teaching and learning delivery methods including the use of innovative Information Learning Technologies, including e-learning, is essential.

A strong track record of managing and supporting diverse groups of learners through GCSE English programmes and a clear understanding of strategies for raising performance and using monitoring and evaluation processes to monitor student progress is essential.

The College will also consider new entrance to the profession who will be able to demonstrate, through interview, a high level of capability.

We are committed to safeguarding and promote the welfare of all learners. We expect our employees to share this commitment.

Employment at the College is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service – DBS, (formerly CRB) check.

Any persons applying for roles involving 'regulated activity' (as defined by the DBS), will also be subject to a check on the child and/or adult barred list(s).

“Inspiring learners to succeed in life and in work.”

Please apply for this role via the Calderdale College Website: 


The closing date for applications is the 19th October 2018.

The college would like the successful applicant to 7th Jan 2019.

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More about Calderdale College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Francis Street, Calderdale, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 3UZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1422 399311

The college delivers training in a variety of learning centres right across the Calderdale area and beyond.
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