English Teacher, Bolton

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St James Church of England High SchoolBolton
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Start date: 1st January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £22,917 to £38,663
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Temporary Teacher of English 

Teachers Pay Scale £22,917 to £38,663

 Required from January 2018 to cover a maternity leave for up to 12 months 

This is an exciting opportunity to join our outstanding, forward thinking, dynamic, successful and oversubscribed school. We base our work on a strong Christian ethos, value the contribution made by all and deliver high quality learning experiences within a caring environment. 

At St James’s, we are all learners and constantly aim high in all that we do. We are delighted to have been awarded Teaching School status in September 2013 and strive to develop ourselves and others. Our school has been judged as outstanding in December 2011 by Ofsted and SIAMS in December 2016. 

Our school is currently in the final and exciting stages of forming The Bishop Fraser Trust, which includes St James’s CE High School, Canon Slade School and Bolton St Catherine’s Academy. We believe that in the near future, strong candidates may be able to seek permanent employment through The Bishop Fraser Trust. We envisage the Trust forming in December 2017 

We are looking to appoint a well-qualified, highly motivated and enthusiastic teacher to join our excellent English Department. The ideal candidate would demonstrate the capacity to deliver outstanding lessons to our young people, whilst sharing good practice with others.

This position is suitable for both experienced teachers and NQTs. You will join a vibrant, high achieving department. In 2017 91% of our students achieved a GCSE qualification grade 9-4 with 29% of students achieving the highest grades (7-9). The ideal candidate will be an excellent teacher who aspires to lead their own English department in the near future. 

St James's is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All staff and volunteers are expected to share this commitment. Successful candidates are subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further details please visit our website www.st-james.bolton.sch.uk or contact us on 01204 333000. 

Applications must be returned by Friday 13th October 2017 8.30 am  

If you are returning your form electronically it must be emailed to 

recruitment@st-james.bolton.sch.uk or through the TES link on our website. 

Interviews to be held Thursday 19th October 2017

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More about St James Church of England High School
Address: Lucas Road, Farnworth, Bolton, Lancashire, BL4 9RU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 333 000