English Teacher, SE1, London

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Walworth AcademySE1, London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Ark MPS (Inner London + 2.5%)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of English (NQT Considered) May 2018  Ark Walworth Academy is seeking to recruit a member of staff in its’ high performing English department.  This is a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious and highly motivated English Teacher to join our school. We are looking for someone who is motivated to change the life chances of our students, and will work hard to ensure they deliver high quality teaching and learning, so that the rates of student progress are accelerated in English. The successful appointment will work closely with the Head of English and other leaders to secure outstanding progress and attainment for our students. Walworth Academy is committed to providing the highest quality of learning for all students every lesson. We have extremely high aspirations for our staff and students. In this role you will: • join a dedicated team who are committed to continually improving the quality of the teaching and learning and raising attainment • play a critical role in leading our school to providing outstanding learning and progress • join the Academy family where we are all learners in our pursuit of excellence • receive excellent CPD and coaching We offer attractive remuneration, 2.5% above the national teaching scales as well as a range of retail, gym and health care benefits as part of the Ark network. For NQTs we offer the following additional benefits: • Room available in a shared house (subject to availability) for the first year of teaching. • Accelerated salary progression for those whose teaching is consistently good or better. • A structured, high quality, 4 year training programme to develop your teaching and leadership skills, including the opportunity for a TLR point in year 3 of your teaching Our ideal candidate will: • be ambitious to become a highly competent teacher • exude a passion for English which is evident in their day to day classroom practice • inspire, motivate and excite the students about English • have the potential to achieve high rates of progress and attainment • be a ‘learner’ and a reflective practitioner • be committed to Walworth Academy’s ethos of high expectations and no excuses. Being the best that you can be is not only the Academy’s motto, but it is an unwavering expectation of all our staff. If your aspirations match Walworth Academy’s then please do apply for this post. To apply, please go to http:/walworthacademy.org/vacancies.  Please submit your application by 11am on 23rd May 2018. If you would like to discuss the role, or have any queries, please contact Lorraine Lemmer on 020 7450 9570 or visit our website www.walworthacademy.org

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More about Walworth Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Shorncliffe Road, London, SE1 5UJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 7450 9570
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Walworth Academy opened in September 2007, after taking over from the previous Walworth School. Walworth Academy has  been recognised by the Specialist Schools and Academy Trust for being one of the top 10 schools for value added in terms of 5 A...