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Teacher of English and Literacy

City of London Academy Highbury GroveIslington

Grade: Inner London Pay Scale

Contract: Permanent, Full time

Start date: January or April 2022

We believe exceptional teachers create exceptional results; they transform lives and transform futures. They support every student to achieve their full potential and become a confident, resilient and compassionate individual who can make a positive contribution to society. We believe that exceptional teachers like you should be supported too, with all the opportunities you need to develop and achieve your goals.

City of London Academy Highbury Grove joined the City of London Academies Trust in December 2017. We provide our students with an excellent academic experience in a positive and supportive learning environment, preparing them for higher education and their chosen career path. 

The City of London Academy Highbury Grove is part of the City of London Academies Trust, a multi-academy trust with schools in North, East and South London. We are driven by a clear ambition to ensure that all schools are recognised as Outstanding within three years of joining us. We combine the heritage and tradition of the Corporation of London with a genuinely innovative, enterprising and entrepreneurial ethos. We’re also committed to providing first-rate training and development to all of our staff, plus excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust. 

We are seeking an exceptional Teacher of English and Literacy to join our highly skilled, successful and supportive English Department. The post offers opportunities to provide high quality teaching and learning experiences for students and to fulfil the role of Personal Adviser to students.  The post offers opportunities to teach at all levels and to engage with an active and vibrant enrichment programme. You will need strong organisational and interpersonal skills that promote high quality teaching.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the team to bring the Academy forward to achieving its ambition to be an Outstanding Academy. We’re committed to providing first-rate training and development to all of our staff, as well as excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust.

We would welcome applications from either newly qualified or experienced teachers. 

If this role is of interest to you and you can contribute to our future success, please apply directly via the TES website. Or alternatively an application pack is available on our website: www.highburygrove.cola.org.uk/staff-vacancies Completed forms should be emailed to hr@highburygrove.cola.org.uk  

For more information visit: www.highburygrove.cola.org.uk 

Closing date for applications is: 9am on Friday 3 December 2021. Interviews to take place week commencing 6 December 2021.

City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment. City of London Academies Trust Company Registration No. 04504128.

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