Teacher of English, Rotherham

Closing date:Expiring soon

Wath AcademyRotherham

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR / UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Permanent  |  MPR / UPR  |  Required for September 2020

Do you:

  • Have a passion for teaching and wish to deliver world-class learning for everyone?
  • Want to join a forward thinking, highly supportive and progressive English Faculty on the next step of the journey to excellence?
  • Wish to be part of a Learning Trust that recognises talent and invests in potential through excellent professional development and progression opportunities irrespective of career stage?

If so, Wath Academy is the place to continue the next stage of your career.

The Maltby Learning Trust, consisting of primary and secondary Academies, is a vibrant and inspiring place to work and learn, striving to secure excellence in all aspects of its work.  

We are seeking to appoint a highly-qualified, ambitious and talented teacher to contribute to the English Faculty’s improvement journey. A passion for English and a strong commitment to developing young people to achieve their potential is essential.  We would also welcome applications from Newly Qualified Teachers who meet the ‘Essential’ criteria set out in the Person Specification.

Our successful candidate will be:

  • An exceptional classroom practitioner who expects and delivers excellence.
  • Able to inspire and enthuse students so that they invest in their learning in English.
  • Fully aligned to our vision and key drivers.
  • Able to adapt to changing circumstances and embrace new ideas.
  • Committed to the pursuit of excellence for all.

In return we will offer:

  • Modern, purpose-built learning spaces, which inspire outstanding teaching and learning
  • Excellent career development opportunities and access to a comprehensive programme of Personalised Professional Learning and Development.
  • An outstanding induction programme with supportive and dynamic staff.

This post involves working with children and therefore if successful you will be required to apply for a disclosure of criminal records check at an enhanced level. Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check 

How do I apply? 

For further information or to arrange a visit to the Academy, please contact Alun Owen, Director of English, on aowen@wathacademy.com

An Application Form, Role Description and Person Specification can be found on the Academy website or by calling the number below. 

Completed applications including a covering letter detailing how your skills and experience to date will prepare you for this role should be addressed to Jon Taylor, Principal, and sent to llaycock@wcs.rotherham.sch.uk 

Please note that applications must be submitted on the Application Form on the Academy website.

Closing Date:  Monday 27  January 2020 at 9:00 am

Interviews: Week Commencing Monday 27 January 2020   

More about Wath Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Sandygate, Wath upon Dearne, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S63 7NW, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1709 760222