Teacher of English, Rochdale

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Wardle AcademyRochdale
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Start date: January 2019 (or sooner if possible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS 1-6, £22,917-£33,161
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic individual and excellent classroom practitioner to join the English Team at Wardle Academy. 

Wardle Academy is a vibrant community with able, hard-working students, committed staff, and supportive parents. We aim to provide an excellent all-round education within a safe environment of modern facilities and resources.  Our dedicated team of high quality teaching and associate staff raise the attainment and aspirations of our young people above and beyond national attainment.  

We are proud to provide an academic education within a comprehensive setting.  We are passionate about caring for our students and in doing so we aim for the good learning habits of PRIDE; Presentation, Resilience, Independence, Deadlines and Excellence – qualities you will display to inspire our students.  

You will join a committed team of English Teachers and will play a key part in not only gaining excellent results for our students, but also in enthusing them about the subject.  

The successful applicant will be required to teach all abilities from Year 7 to GCSE. 

 In December 2017 Wardle was graded as ‘Good’ in all areas by Ofsted. This is an exciting time to join Wardle and to become part of a team of staff who are dedicated to improving the school further.  


Staff have the benefit of after-school access to our fitness gym 

Free flu Injections 

Childcare voucher scheme 

Cycle scheme 

Support for professional qualifications  

We work closely with external groups such as the Rochdale Education and Learning (REAL) Trust, the Northern Alliance training network and the Rochdale Pioneer Trust to support and meet the training needs of all colleagues.  

At Wardle Academy we believe that every child has great potential and we want to work together, as a team, to ensure that every child has the opportunity to fulfil that potential. If you share this belief and would like to play a key role in enhancing the lives of our students, then we want to hear from you. 

A tour of the school is provided to shortlisted candidates as part of our recruitment process. Unfortunately due to current school commitments we are unable to accommodate requests to come into school prior to the interview day.  

To apply for the post, please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to hr@wardletrust.co.uk The closing date for all applications is 10 am on 28 June 2018.  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is therefore subject to pre-employment checks including enhanced Disclosure and Barring and background check.

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More about Wardle Academy
Address: Birch Road, Wardle, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL12 9RD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1706 373911