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Teacher of English/Literacy Coordinator

Tes Schools RecruitmentIsle of Wight

Teacher of English/Literacy Coordinator

Tes is currently supporting a friendly and supportive secondary academy, based in the Isle of Wight. The school is looking to add a Teacher of English/Literacy Coordinator to its progressive and supportive Department ideally starting 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 Academy, based on the Isle of Wight, is an 11 to 18 years Secondary Academy and is sponsored by a large multi-academy trust. The school is set in spacious grounds in the town of Ryde which is a short walk from the local esplanade; providing excellent transport links to Portsmouth and Southsea. In 2017, the Academy had a new multi-million-pound school building built on the existing site, with a student capacity of 1,500. Known as the “Garden Isle” because of its beautiful landscape, unspoilt beaches, rugged coastline and beautiful countryside; the Isle of Wight is a perfect place to raise a family. The Academy is easily commutable from the south coast with excellent transport links in Ryde to Portsmouth and Southsea. Are you a self-motivated, inspirational English teacher, looking for a new challenge?  We’re looking for a Literacy Coordinator to join our good and rapidly improving Academy. 

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

• 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

• A relevant English Degree or a related subject

• Experience in delivering English up to ideally A-level pushing and engaging learners to progress within the subject

• A love and passion for education.


Please include REF: 1526087 in the email subject line.

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