Teacher of English, Derbyshire

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Dronfield Henry Fanshawe SchoolDerbyshire
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

DHFS is a successful, oversubscribed outstanding school with 1803 students on roll including 319 in the Sixth Form. We were designated as “outstanding” in all areas by Ofsted in November 2015. The school is situated close to the centres of Sheffield and Chesterfield on the edge of the Peak District National Park. The Governors are seeking to appoint a well qualified, committed and enthusiastic English specialist, to join a dedicated and well-motivated team of teachers in this high achieving Faculty.

Applications are sought from candidates who:

• are excellent and innovative classroom practitioners

• demonstrate commitment to continuous improvement and the raising of achievement and progress of all students

• are excited about the potential of English to transform students’ learning experiences

• have the vision, imagination and commitment to add to the strengths of the Faculty, to meet the highest standards and be a role model for our students

• may be an NQT or an experienced colleague

• may have the ability to teach A Level English language and/or English literature

DHFS is a school that stands out. Our aim is for “Success with Care” and we achieve that as a result of our philosophy of “Commitment Not Compliance”. We are a learning community dedicated to providing an exceptional education for our students as a result of the exceptional skill and dedication of our staff. At DHFS “every person matters”. Our international work is highly valued and recognised with the International School Award.

Application packs are available from Stephanie Dunne (sdunne@dronfield.derbyshire.sch.uk) at the above address or from the school website. Please apply with a covering letter directly to the school, for the attention of the Headteacher.

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More about Dronfield Henry Fanshawe School
Address: Green Lane, Dronfield, Derbyshire, S18 2FZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1246 412372