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Job details
Employer Queensbury Academy
Location Central Bedfordshire
Salary MPS + possible TLR for the right candidate
Contract type Part Time / Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017 or January 2018

Queensbury Academy is a good school and one which is committed to moving to outstanding as quickly as possible.  

We recognise that recruiting high quality staff is of the utmost importance as we continue to improve and expand.  We require an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of English to join our successful, supportive department.   Applications would be welcome from both experienced colleagues and Newly Qualified Teachers.   

To be successful, you will: 

• be an excellent practitioner who thinks creatively and has the potential and desire to continue to improve;  

• have a passion for teaching and learning and be committed to raising standards across all Key Stages;  

• have a passion for English along with excellent subject knowledge and be able to communicate this to students;  

• be an effective and committed team player who values the opportunity to take risks and who relishes challenge. We offer staff an outstanding induction programme; excellent support for professional development; excellent facilities and resources and friendly working atmosphere. 

Visits to the Academy are warmly welcomed and encouraged.  

Further information and an application form can be obtained from the Academy website at or for further information contact  Mrs L Norman, Principal’s PA at the Academy telephone number 01582 601241.  

Closing date Friday 7th July 2017 at noon, interviews will be held as soon as possible afterwards.  The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).  

CVs will not be accepted for any posts based in the Academy.

About the employer

CfBT Schools Trust is the academies and free schools arm of CfBT Education Trust, one of the UK's largest education charities. Over more than 40 years CfBT has built an unparalleled record of delivering excellent teaching and school effectiveness.


Information about Queensbury Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Locations and contacts

Langdale Road
United Kingdom