Teacher of English, Holton, Oxford

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Wheatley Park SchoolHolton, Oxford
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher Main Scale or UPS if post threshold
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

 Wheatley Park School

‘Everyone Learning - Everyone Caring’

11-18 Academy Converter (May 2014)

1034 on roll 157 Sixth Form


TEACHER OF ENGLISH

From September 2018

Are you somebody who believes that all learners can be successful, aspires to put the needs of learners at the heart of everything that you do, and sees yourself as a learner?

We are looking for an engaging and reflective English teacher to join our ambitious team in this improving school (Ofsted ‘Good’). Our English team has a strong profile in the school, with high standards in teaching and learning and a wide range of opportunities for students. We are passionate about helping young people to learn about language and literature, and hope to find someone who shares our values. 

Professional learning is central to our culture and we will commit to helping you to become an outstanding practitioner, whatever your career stage. You will have your own classroom, in our smart and well resourced English and Media Centre, purpose built to a high spec in 2011. 

Situated five miles east of Oxford on a unique and historic parkland site, Wheatley Park School is a highly successful mixed 11 - 18 academy and proud member of the River Learning Trust

We are a vibrant and dynamic school with a track record of improvement and innovation in recent years. In June 2016 the school was graded ‘Good’ by Ofsted. We are now on the next part of our journey to becoming a sustainably ‘Outstanding’ school in accordance with our core values of Everyone Learning and Everyone Caring.

Our truly comprehensive intake is a mixture of both rural and urban with strong ethnic diversity. We work in effective partnership with parents and our local community to ensure our students are happy at school and motivated to succeed. Meanwhile, our staff work exceptionally well together, providing a collaborative and supportive professional ethos.

As a Google Reference School, we are proud to develop cutting-edge practice in the use of computers and IT in the classroom. All students have access to their own personal chromebook in order to support their learning.

If you would like to know more, or arrange a visit, please contact Mrs Pat Mason (Finance and Personnel Administrator) on 01865 877634 or by email to pmason@wheatleypark.org. To find out more about the River Learning Trust, please visit www.riverlearningtrust.org. Full details and an application form can be found on our website: here Please note we can only accept CVs as supporting documentation when submitted along with a fully completed school application form. Please send completed applications to pmason@wheatleypark.org.


Wheatley Park School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all children and young people and to preventing extremism. Wheatley Park School expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an Enhanced DBS check. Wheatley Park School is an equal opportunities employer.


Closing date: Midday Monday 29th January 2018

Interview date: To be confirmed 


 Wheatley Park School, Holton, Oxford, OX33 1QH

Tel: 01865 872441 Fax: 01865 877666

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Address: Holton, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX33 1QH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 872441