About the role:
We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and influential Teacher of English to teach across Key Stages 3, 4 and potentially 5 for an Easter or September 2020 start date.
This is an exciting time to join an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ academy as we are looking to increase the capacity within our successful English department.
We will only consider candidates who can positively contribute in our journey to become an ‘outstanding’ school. We are looking for experienced applicants who are able evidence a strong track record of student success or newly qualified teachers who have the potential to make a significant impact on the lives and education of the children they teach. This will need to be demonstrated in your application and be clearly evident at interview.
In return, we are looking for:
- An ‘outstanding’ experienced teacher or a less experienced teacher with the potential to be consistently good-outstanding within a short timeframe.
- You will share our moral purpose of ensuring that all our young people receive the best education possible in a supportive environment from people who care about them.
- You will be passionate about English and will inspire our students to be so as well.
If you possess these qualities and share the Academy’s vision, then we will be delighted to hear from you. Applications are welcomed from both experienced teachers, NQT’s and those individuals who are due to complete their teaching training year by September 2020. We are also able to offer a relocation package for those applicants looking to relocate. Please see the Job Description and Person Specification for further information.
About the School:
- Ofsted rated: ‘Good’. Ofsted, October 2017.
- 11 – 18 Academy with 1181 students (134 in the Sixth Form).
- A United Learning Academy.
We are an ambitious Academy with a focus on continuous improvement, we are determined to continue our journey towards ‘outstanding’ in every aspect of our provision, ensuring that each and every student is supported and encouraged to achieve their very best.
Please apply online by clicking on the following link: https://unitedlearning.current-vacancies.com/Jobs/Advert/1884735?cid=1567&rsid=0&js=0&LinkType=1&FromSearch=False
Closing date: Tuesday 25th February 2020 (applications must be received no later than 9am)
Interviews: Friday 28th February 2020
Sheffield Park Academy is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
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