Teacher of English, Dudley

Closing date:Expiring soon

Ridgewood High SchoolDudley

Date posted:
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: Mainscale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

RIDGEWOOD HIGH SCHOOL                               

Park Road West, Wollaston, Stourbridge

West Midlands, DY8 3NQ

Headteacher Mrs R Cope

Tel : 01384 818445 

Email : replies@ridgewood.dudley.sch.uk

Website: www.ridgewood.dudley.sch.uk

Teacher of English 

Ridgewood High School is situated at the heart of Wollaston on the outskirts of Stourbridge surrounded by greenbelt.  We have 815 students aged 11 – 16.  Our ‘small school with a big heart’ is certainly on the way up.  Our recent monitoring visit points to “clear evidence of improvement in several areas of school life including behaving and teaching.  Our staff are keen to be part of the school improvement, morale is good”. 

This is a full time post although part time may be considered for a suitable candidate.

An excellent opportunity for a suitably qualified and enthusiastic teacher of English to teach up to GCSE within this strong and successful faculty. The quality of teaching and standards achieved in English have improved dramatically in recent years and we are looking for someone to contribute to the work of a team who is increasingly successful in fostering each student’s interest, ability and confidence in English.     

Applications from newly qualified teachers are welcomed who will benefit from working within an outstanding and supportive learning environment.  

Ridgewood High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects its entire staff to share this commitment. All post-holders will be required to have an Enhanced Disclosure from the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) which will be renewable every three years

Informal visits to the school are welcomed - contact the Head’s PA, Mrs Jacky Power 

Application packs are available from the school website - www.ridgewood.dudley.sch.uk.  

Applications should be returned to – replies@ridgewood.dudley.sch.uk

Closing date for applications – 9 am on 25 February 2019

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More about Ridgewood High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Park Road West, Wollaston, Stourbridge, West Midlands, DY8 3NQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1384 818445