Teacher of English 0.5, Walsall

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Ladder SchoolWalsall

Date posted:
Start date: ASAP
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: M1 - UPS3
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Grade/Salary M1-UPS3 (Currently £23,720 - £39,460) or

UQ1-6 (Currently £17,208 - £27,216)

The Ladder School is looking to recruit an outstanding Teacher of English to join our team as soon as possible. 

The Ladder School is an academy that is part of The Mercian Trust. The Ladder School is a Free School set up by the trust to offer effective alternative provision for the young people of Walsall.

Based on the edge of Walsall town centre there are excellent links to the local and wider community. The Ladder School will operate under a commissioning model, where local mainstream schools will identify students at risk of permanent exclusion and will move them to The Ladder School, to reform their behaviour and enable them to be successful in their future. 

Teachers must be able to deliver their chosen subject up to GCSE. Applications from those with or without Qualified Teacher Status will be considered for this posts, however teaching experience is essential. 

This is a part time post and will be split across five mornings. Additional hours may be available for an exceptional candidate. 

Preference will be given to those staff that can teach a range of subjects, we would be particularly interested in someone who can deliver a vocational subject up to Level 2 alongside English.   

Staff should have a real interested in the pastoral aspects of education and should be outstanding in managing challenging behaviours. 

The Ladder School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A copy of the ‘Safeguarding Policy’ is available to view or download by logging onto the School website: www.ladderschool.org.  

This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check (formerly CRB) under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. Further details regarding this check are available from the school or by visiting www.crb.gov.uk. 

Closing date for applications: Friday 18 October 2019 at 9am. 

Interviews: Monday 21 October 2019.

More about The Ladder School
Type: Alternative Provision
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Millennium House, Lower Hall Lane, Walsall, West Midlands, WS1 1RL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1922 285848