English Teacher (KS2 and KS3), Bushey, Hertfordshire

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Bushey Meads SchoolBushey, Hertfordshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,859pa to £40,520pa Teachers' main / upper payscale (London fringe)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you an enthusiastic and dynamic primary or secondary trained English Teacher?

Would you like to teach English across KS2 and KS3?

If so, why not consider joining our school. From September 2019 we would like to appoint an inspirational English Teacher who would like to teach the subject at KS2 and KS3. The successful candidate will join our highly motivated English KS2 – 3 Team across the Trust and will be keen to try new ideas in supportive environments within both the primary and secondary phases. You will be part of a dynamic team looking at strengthening the transition in English from KS2 – 3, working alongside our Lead Practitioner for KS2-3 English and the English Leaders at Hartsbourne and Little Reddings Primary Schools.   

You will primarily be based at Bushey Meads School where the English Faculty is committed to attaining the highest standard in teaching and learning and encourages all to ‘Aspire to Achieve’. The Faculty itself is led by an experienced and dynamic Head of Faculty who is ably supported by a forward thinking team, including an outstanding Lead Practitioner. It has excellent resources and students have access to our recently built Learning Resource Centre to support their learning. 

Applications are welcome from NQTs and also from more experienced colleagues who are looking for a change. For anyone considering returning to teaching you will be fully supported back into the classroom. We offer excellent NQT support including a bespoke programme of training and mentors and there are excellent opportunities for professional development. 

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work. The school is ranked within the top 10 most popular schools in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising. We have strong links with both local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk. 

Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT). For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

Full details of the vacancy can be found on our website www.busheymeads.org.uk along with further information about the school.  Alternatively, please contact the HR team on 020 8955 8833

If you are interested in applying for this full time position, please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal. Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to: vacancies@busheymeads.org.uk by the deadline. Applications using the online TES form will also be accepted. Please note that CV’s and late applications will not be accepted.

Closing Date for applications: Monday 20th May 2019 (midday) 

Interviews:  TBC

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people. We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

‘Our School has a Mind to be Kind’

Aspire to Achieve

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More about Bushey Meads School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coldharbour Lane, Bushey, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD23 4PA, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 8950 3000
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About us:

Bushey Meads School is part of the highly successful Bushey St James Trust; a growing Multi Academy Trust in leafy Bushey, Hertfordshire. Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by, bus routes are only a short walk...