Literacy Specialist, Bristol, City of

Closing date:Expiring in 2 days

Merchants' AcademyBristol, City of

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS (£23,720 - £39,406) + Health Cash Plan and Benefits package
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Full-time, permanent

MPS/UPS (£23,720 - £39,406) + Health Cash Plan and Benefits package 

Merchants’ Academy is a 3-18 Academy sponsored by the Society of Merchant Venturers and the University of Bristol. This is an exciting time to join us as the Academy grows and standards continue to rise.  The Academy is very well resourced, where staff and their development is a priority.


Applications are invited from high quality candidates, with an interest and expertise in KS3 literacy, to join an exciting and committed English Department at Merchants’ Academy.

We are seeking an inspirational teacher who is committed to engaging and raising the attainment and aspirations of our students. 

Candidates for this post should be:

• inspiring and able to motivate and challenge students to make rapid literacy progress, sometimes from a low starting point.

• able to establish strong relationships and have excellent interpersonal skills.

• bold, optimistic and tenacious in setting and achieving high standards.


In return we can offer you:


• A genuine opportunity to make a difference where it is needed.

• Well-resourced classrooms, necessary IT equipment and structured administrative support.

• A fantastic community of children, parents and carers who deserve the best.

• To join a wonderful team and have every opportunity to further your professional development and career with an excellent benefit package including; Wellbeing Health Cash Plan, Higher Degree Support Funding, Retail Discounts, ICT Loans, Professional Induction Incentive plus others. 


If you are hardworking, reflective, resilient, and looking to further develop your talents and skills at Merchants’ Academy then we would love to receive an application from you. 


Closing Date: 21st January 2019 at 9:00                           Interviews: Week commencing 28th January 2019


Merchants’ Academy is part of Venturers Trust and is committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all staff.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Gatehouse Avenue, Withywood, Bristol, BS13 9AJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 117 301 5000
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