Lead Teacher of English, Bournemouth

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The Bishop of Winchester AcademyBournemouth

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Bishop of Winchester Academy is an oversubscribed and thriving Church of England School situated in a beautiful seaside resort with seven miles of award winning golden sands on our doorstep, on the edge of the Jurassic coast with excellent transport links to London and the rest of the UK.

We are currently looking to appoint an outstanding teacher who is passionate, dynamic, proactive and innovative. You will have excellent subject knowledge and will have experience of teaching at all Key Stages with expertise in delivering outstanding outcomes in English.

The successful applicant will be able to inspire, motivate and support in leading our strong English team while remaining professional at all times.  You will have a proven record of raising attainment and accelerating progress, whilst demonstrating effective teaching and learning at all times.

This role would suit an aspirational teacher looking for a role in middle leadership and is the perfect role for candidates who have aspirations to become a head of department in the future. We have been recognised for our excellent CPD for middle leaders and growing our own.

The successful candidate will be joining an academy where all academy staff are driven by the mantra “High Expectations - No Excuses” and are determined, committed and focused on inspiring students to succeed. The academy offers free onsite parking, a brand new building with 21st century facilities where there are opportunities for internal progression at any stage of career and excellent professional development including a robust performance management policy to support all development.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Rigorous checks will be undertaken of the successful applicant’s background credentials, including enhanced DBS checks.

Our application form as well as the job description and person specification for this role are available through our website. Please email completed application forms to Sarah Hatton, HR at sarah.hatton@tbowa.org, addressing your covering letter to Mr Paul McKeown, Principal to apply. 

Please be aware that due to the ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ legislation we do not accept CV’s. 

Closing date for applications is midday, Monday 24th February, however opportunities to visit the school are welcomed before this date, to view the excellent facilities and learning environments. 

More about The Bishop of Winchester Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Mallard Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH8 9PW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1202 512697
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The Bishop of Winchester Academy, based in Bournemouth, Dorset, is a Church of England secondary school that prides itself on its curriculum, governance and outstanding student behaviour. Students aged 11-18 experience teaching in new state-of-the-ar...