Fixed term contract (until July 2018)
The Wellington Academy is a highly inclusive, innovative school, which opened in 2009 to serve the Tidworth area of Wiltshire and is situated on the Wiltshire/Hampshire border, within close proximity of the A303 and A34. Graded ‘Good’ by OFSTED, the Wellington Academy has transformed itself into a high performing school over the past three years.
OFSTED noted that ‘The quality of school leadership has improved since the previous inspection. As a result, expectations of what pupils can achieve are higher. Leaders have created a culture in which high standards of behaviour are expected and pupils are encouraged to succeed.’
Our staff charter underlines our belief that all students can achieve, be happy and have limitless aspirations– and our job as professionals is to ensure this happens. All our staff sign up to these aspirations and play a full role in contributing to this vision through inclusive teaching. We seek to recruit dedicated and talented staff, highly committed to making a difference in the state system.
This role will make a huge difference to children that struggle to access learning in a main stream setting, in the role you will be required to deliver the alternative curricula to re-engage disaffected students with learning, improving student outcomes and raising aspiration. It is essential that you possess the ability and confidence to teach mathematics to GCSE level to small groups of our disaffected students, aged between 11-16 years. Experience of working with students with social, emotional and mental health issues and emotional literacy would be advantageous.
If you have a desire to make a difference, with a calm and focused approach, the ability to make decisions, work independently as well as part of a team, with a good sense of humour, then please apply.
If you believe you have the commitment to work in an environment which seeks to contributes to limitless aspirations as well as set and maintain high standards and expectations then please apply using the Academy’s application form, available with more details from our website at www.thewellingtonacademy.org.uk
Closing date for applications: midday, on Monday 20 November 2017.
Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 27 November 2017.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check before confirmation.
The Wellington Academy is an equal opportunities employer. The campus is a no smoking site.