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Job details
Employer Walney School
Location Barrow-In-Furness
Salary MPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Fixed Term Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts As soon as possible

Walney School is a vibrant and exciting community. We are an 11 to 16 academy and a member of The Queen Katherine School Multi Academy Trust. Our setting is as unique as it is beautiful, being located on a small island off the stunning coastline of the Furness Peninsular on the fringes of the Lake District. 

We are looking for an excellent English teacher who possesses the talent and enthusiasm necessary to deliver outstanding student outcomes both within and beyond the curriculum.  If you believe that making a difference to the lives of young people is the true privilege of our profession then you are well suited to us and we are well suited to you.

We are seeking an excellent teacher who can demonstrate their impact in raising the achievement and progress of students in English. 

This is a fantastic opportunity to progress your career - we are highly committed to your development, be that as an NQT or an aspiring leader.   

The successful candidate will be:   

  • An excellent teacher   
  • Able to demonstrate impact in attainment and progress of students   
  • Unrelenting in their desire to achieve the best for every child   
  • Able to inspire students to engage in extra-curricular activities   
  • Loyal, energetic and able to share the fun we have every day in driving improvement   

We will offer you:   

  • The opportunity to be a part of a supportive, professional, dynamic and welcoming team   
  • Outstanding CPD and collaborative working through The QKS MAT and Teaching School   
  • Bespoke induction to the school and the English department   
  • The excitement of experiencing every day focused on improvement

For further information please visit our website

The school is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure via the Disclosure & Barring Services (DBS)

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Sandy Gap Lane
LA14 3JT
United Kingdom
+44 1229 474900