English Teacher, Lancashire

Closing date:

West Craven High SchoolLancashire

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

English Teacher

Salary – Main teaching pay scale

Closing Date – 12 noon, Monday 20th May 2019

Interview Date – To be confirmed

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated and innovative English Teacher to join our team at Pendle Education Trust based at West Craven High School. This is a particularly exciting time to join the Trust; as we go through many positive changes with a real emphasis on differentiation and student success. 

Working for an Academy Trust that’s sponsored by Nelson and Colne College, an Outstanding local education provider; this is a fantastic opportunity for an enthusiastic and determined teacher to join an establishment where they can have a real impact on student aspirations and success. 

Delivering 11-16 English provision, the ideal candidate will be a dynamic practitioner who promotes and upholds the same high expectations as the Trust and its students. With a focus on sharing good practice, they will be committed to their own continuous professional development, and will engage enthusiastically with our quality processes to ensure that our students receive an outstanding experience. 

Pendle Education Trust offers unparalleled staff benefits including fantastic professional development opportunities. Championing success and building student confidence, this post offers a real opportunity for someone with contagious enthusiasm to inspire, and make a difference. 

Key duties include:

• Planning and preparing high quality teaching and learning for 11-16 English.

• Developing and sharing resources.

• Delivering enrichment and enhancement activities.

• Completing required assessment duties in relation to student assignments. 

• Valuing and support students to achieve their full potential.

• Being responsible for safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and/or vulnerable adults.

The ideal candidate will have:

• Qualified Teacher Status.

• A degree in a relevant subject area.

• Successful teaching experience in a relevant subject area.

• Thorough knowledge of the National Curriculum and changes in GCSE specifications as a result of GCSE reform.

• Experience of working in partnership with parents/carers to facilitate effective links between home and school

We welcome all applicants including those looking for flexible working or job sharing opportunities.

Apply today!

If you're interested in this position and would like to submit an application then please complete our online application form.

We look forward to hearing from you. 

Please note: All of our positions are subject to an enhanced DBS check. If there’s any reason why this may preclude you from being considered, please contact the Pendle Education Trust team. 

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More about West Craven High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Kelbrook Road, Barnoldswick, Lancashire, BB18 5TB, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1282 812292
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