Teacher of English, Blackburn with Darwen

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St Wilfrid's Church of England AcademyBlackburn with Darwen

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Start date: September 2020 or sooner
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint an ambitious and inspirational teacher of English to join our high performing Learning Area. This is an exciting time to join St Wilfrid's. As an Academy we are forward thinking, yet hold tight to firm educational values, which brings about examination success.  

The successful applicant will:  

• Be passionate about teaching English;  

• Be able to raise achievement through motivating, challenging and inspiring our students and staff; 

• Have a commitment to inclusion through fostering a culture of high expectation and achievement within the Learning Area;

• Have drive, enthusiasm, resilience, warmth and humour;

• Contribute to the wider life and distinctive ethos of the Academy.  

We are:

 • An Academy where results exceed the national average

• Highly resourced with purpose-built facilities 

• A caring, Christian community where standards are high and students thrive 

• An Academy driven by strong values with a Christian ethos which permeates all levels  

We would welcome applications from experienced or newly qualified teachers. Visits to the Academy are welcomed and encouraged.   

For further information or an informal discussion about the post or to arrange a visit, please contact the Academy. Alternatively please visit our website www.saintwilfrids.co.uk for more information.  Full details are available on the Academy website. Alternatively, please contact the Academy office on 01254 604000. 

Apply by noon on Monday 20th January 2020

Potential applicants should note that a full Disclosure and Barring Service check will be carried out before an appointment can be confirmed. The successful applicant will also be required to undertake training in the Academy’s Child Protection and Safeguarding procedures on appointment.

More about St Wilfrid's Church of England Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Duckworth Street, Blackburn, Lancashire, BB2 2JR, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1254 604 000
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