Teacher of English, Sheffield

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Handsworth Grange Community Sports CollegeSheffield
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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Minerva Learning Trust

Handsworth Grange Community Sports College

Handsworth Grange Road


S13 9HJ

Mixed 11-16 Comprehensive

NOR 1016

CEO: Anne Quaile

Headteacher: Nick Parker

The Minerva Learning Trust is seeking to appoint a Teacher of English. The successful candidate will work at Handsworth Grange Community Sports College.

Handsworth Grange Community Sports College is an Ofsted rated Outstanding School. We are in the top 3% nationally for pupil progress. We have been nationally recognised for our work with Pupil Premium. We regard all staff and pupils as part of our family and whilst we have really high expectations of everyone we try to maintain a caring and supportive ethos. We are very proud of all the successes achieved by our pupils and staff, both in school and in the wider community. We strongly believe in work life balance and we work with our staff to reduce excessive bureaucracy and marking. 




Required for September 2018 (or earlier by negotiation for NQT’s)

We are currently seeking to appoint a Teacher of English to join our outstanding English department. 

We are looking to appoint an English teacher who will:

· have very high expectations of all students at all times

· ensure the consistent delivery of high quality lessons which ensures progress for all students.

· contribute significantly to the continued development and success of the English department

· be a positive team player with a strong commitment to professional development

· be able to teach typically good or better English lessons to students in Years 7-11

The ability to converse at ease with members of the public and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for this post.

An optional Open Evening will be held at 3.10 pm on Wednesday 14 March 2018, where candidates will be given a tour of the school and will be able to find out more about the school and the job role. Candidates should contact Michelle Vaughan on the contact information below to book a place.

The Minerva Learning Trust application form and all information about the role can be downloaded from www.hgcsc.co.uk on the ‘Vacancies’ page. 

Please contact Michelle Vaughan on 0114 2694801 or mvaughan@hgcsc.co.uk for any further information required.

Closing date: 9.00 am Monday 19 March 2018

Interviews: Thursday 22 March 2018

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More about Handsworth Grange Community Sports College
Address: Handsworth Grange Road, Handsworth, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S13 9HJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 114 2694801