Teacher of English

Bishop Barrington SchoolDurham, County

Bishop Barrington School have an exciting opportunity for a Teacher of English to join our team in September 2021. We are looking for an outstanding, committed and motivated qualified teacher to contribute to the development of teaching and learning and curriculum. This is an ideal opportunity for a classroom practitioner who can display a real passion for developing and inspiring the students in their care. If you have the potential to become an outstanding teacher and the desire to inspire a love for your subject then we would like to hear from you.

Applications are welcome from both newly qualified teachers and experienced professionals.

A £10 million new school building was completed and opened in September 2020 resulting in an outstanding learning environment offering state of the art facilities. There are floodlit, LTA standard, tennis courts and sports facilities that are second to none. Located in the heart of the historic town of Bishop Auckland situated 12 miles northwest of Darlington and 12 miles southwest of Durham City, Bishop Barrington School is easily accessible via road or public transport networks.

Success in examinations is important to us and we celebrate it. However, at Bishop Barrington School, excellent exam results and successful progression to post 16 destinations, in the UK and worldwide, are only part of the picture. We believe in educating the whole child and every child so that our students develop to be the very best people that they can be: to have respect for their environment, for others and themselves, to be an inspiration to others, show resilience when needed and aim for nothing short of excellence. The Bishop Barrington RISE values frame the way we think about what it is to become a successful and confident young adult. Bishop Barrington School employs inspirational, skilled and creative staff to enhance outcomes of all students.

Further details and application forms are available on the school website or by e-mail.

Named school contact regarding this position - admin@bishopbarrington.net

Closing date for applications:

Wednesday 19th May 2021, 12 noon.

Interviews: W/C 24th May 2021.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and to equality of opportunity.

An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.

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