Teacher of English, Birmingham

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Washwood Heath AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you ready for a new professional opportunity? 

Are you a Teacher of English who wants to be part of a friendly and supportive academy where the professional development of all staff is given a very high priority?

We are seeking to appoint a dynamic, highly organised and well-qualified teacher who will enjoy working in an academy that values and delivers excellent professional development and will take responsibility for the co-ordination of Key Stage 3 in our vibrant English Faculty. It’s a very exciting time to join the team because we are developing a knowledge-rich curriculum and a new approach to assessment.

The successful candidate will be capable of inspiring students through their passion for the subject and have an excitement and drive for teaching and learning and a desire to make a difference to student achievement. 


•   offer the opportunity to collaborate with our Primary colleagues

• have motivated, vibrant, multi-ethnic students and staff

• have a strong family ethos where individuals are respected and valued

• offer an excellent induction programme within a friendly and supportive environment

• offer a whole range of opportunities to develop further colleagues’ teaching skills and leadership potential

• are creative and innovative in our approach to all aspects of school life

• are well resourced and ICT rich

• are committed to continuous improvement

• offer excellent opportunities to collaborate with English teachers across the multi Academy

• are part of the WHA Trust that provides numerous professional development opportunities, on-site 

         parking and Perkbox benefits, which include discounted restaurants and free mobile phone insurance. 

It is a very exciting time to join our Academy and we are looking for a highly motivated, skilled and creative teacher to join a committed team of subject specialists. 

For further details and Application pack please visit the school website:  www.washwoodheath.com/vacancies

Closing date for applications:  9:00am Wednesday 26th June 2019.

Washwood Heath Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

More about Washwood Heath Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: Burney Lane, Stechford, Birmingham, West Midlands, B8 2AS, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 675 7272
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