Teacher of English, Derbyshire

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Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary AcademyDerbyshire

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Start date: 01 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale - Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of English

Grade/SCP: Main Pay Scale - Upper Pay Scale 

Contract: Permanent

Hours: Full Time 

Location: Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, Abbot Road, Ilkeston Derbyshire DE7 4HX


Start Date: 01 September 2019

Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy, part of the St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi-Academy Trust is seeking to appoint a highly skilled and motivated Teacher of English who will work as part of a very successful and experienced team who achieved excellent outcomes for students in 2018.

We have an exciting opportunity for a dedicated, energetic and innovative individual to join our supportive, nurturing and experienced English Department. We are looking for an inspirational teacher who is committed to delivering high quality lessons in which all students are motivated to achieve excellence.

The successful candidate will be passionate about English and will be committed to ensuring that every child achieves the highest possible academic standards.

We can offer the successful candidate:

• A supportive working environment based around our Catholic ethos and an excellent and varied weekly CPD programme. (We welcome applications from Catholics and non-Catholics)

• A dedicated, supportive and committed team of staff

• A welcoming community with a clear sense of its Catholic identity

• Training and support to develop skills

The successful candidate will be supported by a very strong senior leadership team and Director of Learning and will work in a school on a journey of improvement where the culture is focused on ensuring every child can become the best that they can be.

We participate in a Childcare Vouchers Scheme.

We have good road links with J25 of the M1 and the Nottingham-Derby A52

Our vision: Learning Without Limits

Our Mission: Inspiring ambition and excellence, guided by Christ

Our Values: Aspiration, Respect, Determination

School Visits are very much welcomed. To arrange a visit to the school applicants should contact Helen Swindell phone: 01195 322896 or by email h.swindell@stjohnhoughton.derbyshire.sch.uk  

How to apply

For more information and application pack visit https://srscmat.co.uk/vacancies or email vacancies@srscmat.co.uk.

Closing date:   Monday 20th May 2019 12 Noon

Shortlisting: Monday 20th May 2019

Interviews:   Wednesday 22nd May 2019

The St Ralph Sherwin Catholic Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to satisfactory references, an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check, medical check, evidence of qualifications plus verification of the right to work in the UK.

 The Trust will endeavor to make any necessary reasonable adjustments to the job and the working environment to enable access to employment opportunities for disabled job applicants or continued employment for any employee who develops a disabling condition. 

 You do not need to be a Catholic to work in our Trust. There are certain reserved positions, which require someone to be Catholic, i.e. CEO, Headteacher, Deputy Headteacher, Subject Leader/Head of RE and Lay Chaplain but other than that a respect for our ethos and a willingness to participate in what we do is all that is required. 


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More about Saint John Houghton Catholic Voluntary Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Abbot Road, Kirk Hallam, Ilkeston, Derbyshire, DE7 4HX, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 115 9322896
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