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Teacher of English

Tes Schools RecruitmentFrinton-on-Sea, Essex

Teacher of English - Maternity Cover.

This position is a fixed-term contract covering maternity leave from January 2022 in the first instance.

Tes is currently supporting a friendly and supportive secondary academy, based in Frinton-on-Sea, Essex. The school is looking to add a Teacher of English to its progressive and supportive Department ideally starting in January 2022.

The role will include teaching and coordinating the delivery of English at KS3, GCSE and A-level across year groups 7 to 13. You will support the Head of English to enhance provision and will get the chance to get involved with exciting project work throughout the year. Project work will include revising schemes of work and ensuring the curriculum is engaging to all learners alongside projects that support student attainment, well-being and engagement within the wider school. You’ll also lead by example, supporting learners to achieve to the best of their ability and you’ll enjoy that great feeling when your learners achieve grades beyond their dreams.

“The college is a large, successful mixed comprehensive academy.  With over 1,800 young people on roll, we strive to be a catalyst; aiming to create not only remarkable lives for our young people, but for our community.  We are an academy that offers a broad and ambitious curriculum, we inspire high aspirations for all.  We have students that gain the very highest academic and vocational outcomes, we believe passionately in promoting the arts, creativity and sporting success. We want our pupils to be happy, have fun and enjoy being engaged in their learning and challenged in their thinking.  We strive to ensure they are fully prepared for the rapidly evolving future that lies ahead of them, standing shoulder to shoulder with the best in the world.

We want our staff to be highly skilled, willing to learn, feel supported and be determined to get the best outcomes for every pupil. We are passionate about delivering high-quality education in English to every pupil through challenging and stimulating teaching and learning. We encourage the development of an enquiring mind and the ability to become an independent learner and are eager to promote awareness, knowledge and understanding of English both in and  beyond the classroom setting.”

The school is offering:

• A super supportive and highly visible SLT team and Headteacher;

• on-going CPD with programmes of study such as NPQML and MA in Educational Leadership

• progression support throughout the school and wider group

• support package for NQT’s/RQT’s including CPD and NQT mentorship;

• the chance to take on further responsibility such as TLR or Leadership roles in the future.

The school expects:

• A UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT, BEd or MEd with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

• a relevant English Degree or a related subject

• experience of delivering English at A-level pushing and engaging learners to progress within the subject

• a love and passion for education.

Please include REF: 1488881 in the email subject line.

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