Teacher of English, Derbyshire

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Wilsthorpe SchoolDerbyshire

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £24,373 - £40,688Main/Upper Pay Scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Salary: Main/Upper Pay Scale 

Hours: 1 FTE 

Contract term: Permanent

Start date: September 2020


The school

Wilsthorpe School is a high-performing academy that is well on the path to becoming an outstanding school. Everyone in the school believes in our journey of improvement and shares common goals. Strong relationships exist between students and staff which are open, warm and friendly and these relationships have led to excellent attitudes to learning. 

The role 

We are currently seeking to appoint a motivational Teacher of English to join an existing team at Wilsthorpe School. As part of this role you will be responsible for delivering engaging lessons inspiring students within your subject area. This exciting opportunity is perfect for an individual who likes a challenge and is committed to students’ learning and ensuring they each achieve their full potential. 

The person

We are looking to appoint an excellent teacher who has the ability to demonstrate their talent and drive through a passion for teaching. The ideal candidate will be dynamic and hardworking committed to improving the outcomes of students at all key stages. 

Why join us

Our academy is part of The Two Counties Trust. The Trust has a forward-thinking HR strategy with all the professional benefits that this brings for our staff. We make a significant investment in all of our employees to ensure we can recruit and retain the most talented people. 

We offer:

  • Highly competitive pay and pay progression opportunities. Our salaries for leadership and teachers on the Upper Pay Scale and in receipt of a TLR are above national pay scales and our minimum hourly rate for support staff is £9.00.  
  • Free car parking.
  • An increasing array of employee benefits and lifestyle options including discounted healthcare, gym membership and extensive high street retail discounts.
  • The ability to request flexible working. 
  • Entry to a career average pension scheme.
  • A full induction and a strong commitment to your professional development. 
  • Opportunities to experience and share practice in our partner schools across the Trust.
  • A stimulating, supportive and rewarding working environment with a dedicated team of like-minded professionals.
  • Excellent opportunities to develop your skills and to progress your career.


The closing date for applications is: Sunday 19 January 2020

Interviews will be held on: Week commencing 20 January 2020


We are committed to the safeguarding of all children and young people. Any offer of employment will be subject to the receipt of a satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure, receipt of references and successful completion of vetting procedures.

We are committed to recruiting and retaining a diverse workforce and candidates who meet the minimum job criteria will be given an opportunity to demonstrate their abilities at interview.



More about Wilsthorpe School
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Derby Road, Long Eaton, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG10 4WT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 115 9729421
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