English Teacher, Leicestershire

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Rawlins AcademyLeicestershire
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Start date: August 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 9 point range from £22,917 to £38,633
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Rawlins – inspiring learning for life 

From 23 August 2018

Salary: 9 point range from £22,917 to £38,633 

We are seeking an English teacher to join our flourishing academy. The successful candidate will love English and have a passion for inspiring students to reach the highest standards. Rawlins has a strong and vibrant English department. We have an excellent support package for NQTs, who are encouraged to apply.  

The English department is a large, vibrant team, with a mix of experienced and new teachers. Staff are encouraged to take a full role within the team, contributing ideas in order to ensure the department continually improves; we value our staff voice. 

We are an oversubscribed school with 1530 students on roll, including 320 in post 16 and 38 students in our Skills for Learning unit which provides students with moderate learning difficulties a special school experience within a mainstream environment. We are also working with the Local Authority to set up a dedicated unit for students with high functioning ASD. We pride ourselves on being a beacon of inclusion. We aim to give our students the best experience of school life, allowing our students to find their talents and their passions through a broad and balanced curriculum but we can’t do this without dedicated, energetic and passionate teachers who put the students at the heart of everything they do.

Closing date Tuesday 22 May 2018 at 12 noon. 

Interviews will be held on Friday 25 May 

Our motto at Rawlins is “Inspiring learning for life”. We don’t just want our students to pass exams, we want them to be curious about learning, to relish a challenge and to have the confidence and resilience to overcome any obstacles in their way. Our core purpose is summed up in “The Rawlins Way”:

The Rawlins Way
     We respect and care for each other
     We work hard to learn and to achieve
     We face challenges positively together

Further details and an application form are available from the Rawlins website www.rawlinsacademy.org.uk (About us/vacancies).  

Applications will only be accepted on the form provided. CVs or other forms of application will not be considered.

Rawlins is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and requires all staff and volunteers to share this commitment

This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check

Rawlins Academy,  Loughborough Road, Quorn  LE12 8DY 

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Address: Loughborough Road, Quorn, Loughborough, Leicestershire, LE12 8DY, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1509 622800