English Teacher, Winchester, Hampshire

The Westgate SchoolWinchester, Hampshire
Date posted:
Start date: April or September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a highly motivated professional to join our very successful English Faculty. We are particularly proud of the outstanding progress our pupils make and are looking for an outstanding practitioner to join our team. The successful candidate will be a team player and passionate about leading the teaching of English.  

The Westgate School has a strong academic tradition where pupils excel because of the exceptional partnership for learning that exists between pupils and adults in our school community. 

Key attributes: 

• To be passionate about enabling all pupils to make good progress in English; 

• To be able to support the team in reviewing the GCSE Curriculum and assessment procedures; 

• To help develop new initiatives and pedagogies which will continue to  improve the teaching and learning in English; 

• To actively participate in our culture of learning from each other and sharing good practice; 

• To promote English by celebrating pupils’ success, organising enrichment activities and promoting exceptional behaviour for learning.  

The Westgate School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to a d Disclosure and barring Check as well as other relevant pre-employment checks.   

The Westgate School has a Health & Fitness Suite and an on-site, full time day nursery (0-5 years) available to staff.

Interview Date:  Friday, 2 February 2018

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