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Job details
Employer Kingsthorpe College
Location Kingsthorpe, Northampton
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
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Closing date Applications are closed

Kingsthorpe College  Teacher of English    

Do you believe that everything is possible?   If so, Kingsthorpe College has an opportunity just for you.  We are seeking an excellent English teacher to join our committed and high performing English team to help drive forward further developments in the curriculum. 

We would welcome applications from both experienced teachers and newly qualified teachers. Kingsthorpe College is an oversubscribed 11-18 Academy with 1296 students on roll (200+ students Post 16). This is an exciting time for the College and the Trust as we go from strength to strength - OFSTED Good 2015; Section 8 OFSTED Inspection September 2016 confirming previous high standards have been maintained; a positive Progress 8 score putting us in the top 25% of schools in England; and invited to become a Leading Edge school from April 2017 in recognition of our high performance.  We can offer a very good opportunity to develop your career within one of our most successful faculties working with a forward looking and very supportive team.  

Why do we exist? 

We exist because we believe we are the catalyst in students’ artistic, athletic and academic lives.   

How do we behave? 

We behave with optimism, determination, thoughtfulness and clarity. 

What do we do? 

We provide character and currency for our students to achieve success. 

How will we succeed? 

We will differentiate ourselves by creating a healthy organization, making student-centric decisions and giving students opportunities to develop resilience, perseverance and creativity, and be curious, kind, well-rounded individuals. 

At KC, we don’t value what we measure, we measure what we value.   For us, this is team work.  

If you would like to join our team as a teacher of English, we would love to hear from you.  Application forms and further details can be downloaded from www.kingsthorpecollege.org.uk 

For an informal visit to the College prior to application, please contact recruitment@kingsthorpecollege.org.uk or phone to speak to the Deputy Headteacher, Ben Baines. 

6The closing date for applications is Monday 16th October at 9am. Interviews will be held week commencing Monday 16th October. Please note that we will be reviewing applications as and when they are received from applicants so candidates may be called in for interview prior to this date. Kingsthorpe College, Boughton Green Road, Kingsthorpe, Northampton NN2 7HR Tel: 01604 716106 / email: recruitment@kingsthorpecollege.org.uk  Kingsthorpe College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

About the employer

Information about Kingsthorpe College
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Boughton Green Road
Kingsthorpe
Northampton
Northamptonshire
NN2 7HR
United Kingdom
+44 1604 720824