Teacher of English, Grantham

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Walton Girls' High School and Sixth FormGrantham

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Walton Girls’ High School and Sixth Form is an 11 – 19 highly successful and oversubscribed specialist academy

As a leading edge high performing academy we are looking to appoint a Teacher of English. 

The main purpose of the role is to teach English across key stage 3, 4 and 5. To deliver innovative and creative lessons which engage and challenge students to achieve their full potential. 

The successful candidate will have the: 

  • Ability to teach 11- 19 age range
  • Ability to lead, motivate and inspire students Commitment to sharing responsibility for raising standards 
  • A commitment to education and teaching 
  • Ability to run and assist extra curricula activities 
  • Ability to teach across all key stages and across other areas of the curriculum  

The ideal candidate will: 

  • Have a proven record as an excellent classroom practitioner 
  • Have high expectations and commitment to school improvement 
  • Be well informed on current educational issues and initiatives 
  • Be prepared to develop best practice through coaching and mentoring 
  • Be prepared to participate in extracurricular activities 
  • Demonstrates an appreciation of the ethos and standards of teaching within a high  performing academy 
  • Show commitment to professional development 
  • Be adaptable and flexible and calm under pressure  

This would be an excellent opportunity for NQTs or experienced teachers, applications are welcome from both.  

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school for a tour and meet the English team.  Please make an appointment via Katie Bagnall, HR Administrator on 01476 563251. 

Closing date: Friday 29th September 2017

Walton Girls’ High School & Sixth Form is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS (CRB) check.

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More about Walton Girls' High School and Sixth Form
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Harlaxton Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 7JR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1476 563251
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Walton Girls’ High School and Sixth Form is an 11 – 19 highly successful and oversubscribed specialist academy. As a leading edge high performing academy we pride ourselves in our traditional values and supportive culture for both student...