Teacher of English, Leeds

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Dixons Trinity ChapeltownLeeds

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent

This post could be based at our new school in Leeds or at Dixons Trinity Academy in Bradford:

Exceptional schools at the heart of Chapeltown and Bradford.

Ofsted Outstanding in every criteria.

Placed 8th nationally in 2017 Progress 8.

Dixons Trinity Chapeltown will open with Year 7 in August 2018; it will grow to full capacity as an all-through school by 2023. Dixons Trinity Academy, Bradford, opened with 112 Year 7 students on 4 September 2012 and has now risen to its full capacity of 560 students (Year 7 to 11). We have created an impressive culture of success through the operation of strict routines and protocols, an unwavering focus on results and by offering the very best teaching and support. Students learn, behave and are well mannered; staff and students enjoy what they do together. In our achievement-oriented culture, it is cool to be smart, and all students work hard to climb the mountain to university or a real alternative.

We are looking for an exceptional teacher of English. The right candidate will be totally aligned to our values of hard work, trust and fairness and completely committed to our mission: the academy will ensure that all students succeed at university (or a real alternative), thrive in a top job and have a great life.

Why choose us?

Culture of high expectations; teachers can teach and students can learn; it is cool to be smart

Focus on feedback NOT marking

No off-the-shelf strategies; weekly coaching

Exceptionally visible SLT

Schemes of work fully resourced and ready

Learn more:

www.dixonstc.com and www.dixonsta.com

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jOknFFp3i3Q&t=14sry

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m4ywvyM7SSA

Or call the school on 01274 424350 and speak to Natalie Brookshaw, Principal DTC, or Jenny Thompson, Principal DTA, to discuss the role further.

The academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the academy.

More information about the post and a downloadable application form, job description and person specification can be found on our website: http://www.dixonstc.com/join/jobs.

Closing date for applications: Friday 18 May 2018

Interviews / selection: w/c 21 May 2018



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More about Dixons Trinity Chapeltown
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 16 years
Address: Leopold Street, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS7 4AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 468 5100

Dixons Trinity Chapeltown will be a two-form entry (60 places) primary and four-form entry (112 places) secondary school in the Chapeltown / Harehills area of Leeds.  

The primary phase of the school will open with 30 Reception children on its s...