Teacher of English, Preston

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Penwortham Priory AcademyPreston

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Here at Penwortham Priory Academy, we consider ourselves to be one big family. We are situated in a leafy suburb of South Ribble, Lancashire, and are proud of our growing pupil numbers and popularity within the local community.

At Priory, we want a system in which all children and young people achieve. We believe we can have a great school that delivers quality and equality for all our students. This will involve imagination, courage and collective action, with capacity building at its heart – leadership capacity, pedagogical capacity and the capacity for creativity and action.  If this is something which you think you could be part of, please read on.

We are looking for

  • Someone who can promote a love and passion of learning and pupils intellectual curiosity. 
  • Someone who has a clear understanding of the needs of all students, including those with special educational needs; those of high ability; those with English as an additional language; those with disabilities; and being able to use and evaluate distinctive teaching approaches to engage and support them.
  • Someone who can set targets that stretch and challenge students of all backgrounds, abilities and dispositions.
  • Someone with a continued commitment to their own professional development.
  • Someone who is committed, positive and willing to evolve.

What we can offer you

  • Committed students who are positive and keen to learn.
  • The opportunity to become a part of our friendly and supportive family.
  • Excellent professional development and guidance - we believe it is necessary to consciously build professional capital and trust among teachers, and create the conditions for teachers to work together to improve practice within and across schools.
  • Excellent and innovative facilities right across the school. 

For more information, please refer to the attached documents and the link below. 

Closing date - 17 April 2018 at 12 noon.

Interviews - To be confirmed.

Please apply via the 'quick apply' link - you can apply this way, even if you do not currently have a TES account.



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Crow Hills Road, Penwortham, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 0JE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1772 320250
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