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Job details
Employer Kingsthorpe College
Location Northamptonshire
Salary UQT Scale 1-6
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

Kingsthorpe College

English Graduate: Train to be a Teacher

UQT Scale 1-6

Start Date: September 2017

Do you believe that everything is possible?  

If so, Kingsthorpe College has an opportunity just for you.

Are you a graduate, passionate about English, looking to start your teaching career and train to teach English?

Are you inspirational and resourceful?

Do you want to make a difference to the lives of our young people and think teaching could be the career for you?

We are looking for an enthusiastic and dedicated graduate who can contribute to our English team here at Kingsthorpe College. The successful candidate will have an exciting opportunity to develop their own skills and receive specialist training, linking closely with our local teaching school alliance to ensure a successful transition into this new role. 

We can offer you:  

- Supportive and experienced colleagues who will actively support you in this new role. 

- On the job training.

- Start from September.

-- Reduced timetable.

- A programme of induction and your own personal CPD fund to support your further professional development. 

Kingsthorpe College is an oversubscribed 11-18 Academy with 1296 students on roll (200+ students Post 16). This is an exciting time for the College and the Trust as we go from strength to strength - OFSTED Good 2015; Section 8 OFSTED Inspection September 2016 confirming previous high standards have been maintained; a positive Progress 8 score putting us in the top 25% of schools in England; and invited to become a Leading Edge school from April 2017 in recognition of our high performance.  

At KC, we don’t value what we measure, we measure what we value.  

For us, this is team work.

If you would like to train as a English teacher and join our team, we would love to hear from you.

Application forms and further details can be downloaded from

For an informal visit to the College prior to application, please contact or phone to speak to Ben Baines.

The closing date for applications is Friday 23rd June at 9am.  Interviews W/C Monday 26th June.

Kingsthorpe College, Boughton Green Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton NN2 7HR Tel: 01604 716106 / email:

Kingsthorpe College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

About the employer

Information about Kingsthorpe College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Boughton Green Road
United Kingdom
+44 1604 720824