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Job details

Job details
Employer Shuttleworth College
Location Burnley
Salary Negotiable dependent on experience, potential R & R allowance
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts January 2018

Can you help our students to think big?

Would you like to help them chase their dreams?

Could you support and work with others so that we can succeed together?

If so we’d love to hear from you!

Celebrating fantastic Summer results an exciting opportunity has arisen for an ambitious, motivated and committed individual to join the college’s dynamic English department.

At Shuttleworth College our students are at the centre of everything we do. Our driving purpose is to make sure that they enjoy their time at school with us and achieve their very best. English is absolutely essential to this aim and as such we wish to appoint a qualified English teacher who will inspire, motivate and engage our young people with their love of language and literature.

The successful candidate will be passionate about English and eager to inspire our students to reach their full potential. You will have the ability to consistently deliver captivating and inspiring lessons, engaging students through an outstanding, rewarding learning experience. In return you will receive excellent mentoring from an experienced and committed subject leader and you will be actively supported to develop your knowledge and your career. A willingness to engage in wider school projects and contribute to the extracurricular life of the school is essential.

Shuttleworth College is a rapidly improving 11-16 College in Burnley located within easy reach of the M65 and is easily accessible from many parts of Lancashire and Manchester. The college is on a journey to become outstanding within 5 years and the improvements in the college have recently been acknowledged by OFSTED. It is our belief that we are now a ‘good’ school in terms of leadership, teaching, learning and assessment and behaviour. We warmly encourage you to visit and see this for yourself; visits can be arranged by contacting Eleanor Atkinson on 01282 682300.

With additional allowances available for the ideal candidate, there hasn’t been a better time to join our welcoming, attractive and well-resourced learning environment. Full details and application forms are available from , we are happy to receive applications by email at

Closing date 9 a.m. Wednesday 18th October 2017.

Shuttleworth College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its students and the appointment will be conditional upon DBS enhanced clearance.

About the employer

Information about Shuttleworth College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
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Locations and contacts

Burnley Road
BB12 8ST
United Kingdom
+44 1282 682312