Teacher of English, Cambridgeshire

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Soham Village CollegeCambridgeshire

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: 22,917 to £38,633. Salary is dependent upon qualifications, skills and experience.
Contract term: Permanent

Required from January 2018: an enthusiastic teacher of English to join a dynamic and collaborative faculty with a history of outstanding results. This post will be suitable for either newly qualified or more experienced teachers and a TLR 2a may be available for suitable applicants. The school would also consider applications from teachers looking for a part-time contract.

The school is oversubscribed and enjoys a considerable reputation in the local area for its academic excellence and caring ethos. In December 2016, Ofsted described the way in which the school promotes students’ personal development and its work to support students as outstanding.

Ofsted also identified “a culture of academic excellence” which is consistently reflected in the school’s GCSE results. The progress made by students in English is significantly above average.

There is a strong culture of teaching and learning in the school and staff value highly the continuing professional development and research opportunities available. Ofsted praised the “good opportunities for staff to develop professionally” and commented that “staff are highly positive about the training they receive.” In addition they reported that “newly qualified teachers speak effusively about the support they receive.”

There are varied opportunities for career progression for staff at all levels.

Further details of this position and an application pack can be found at http://www.sohamvc.org/Vacancies/ . We are unable to accept CVs.

Completed application forms should be returned to recruitment@soham-college.org.uk  

Closing date for applications is 10am, Tuesday 17 October 2017

Staploe Education Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure, and medical checks.

Staploe Education Trust. Executive Headteacher Dr Carin Taylor

Schools in our Trust: Soham Village College; Kennett Primary School; The Shade Primary School; The Weatheralls Primary School

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More about Soham Village College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sand Street, Soham, Cambridgeshire, CB7 5AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1353 724100
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