Teacher of English, Sheffield

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Mercia SchoolSheffield

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £24,373 - £40,490 per year (Main Pay Range)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of English with the skills and knowledge to teach pupils with challenge and passion

At Mercia School, English lessons are:

-  Exceptionally challenging for all pupils, no matter their ability or need

-  Taught in a traditional way that gives pupils time to practise and master content

-  Crucial to raising aspirations so all pupils have a successful career and a happy life

-  Preparing pupils for the challenges at GCSE and A-level from day one

Your role will be to teach excellent lessons, driving literacy and knowledge with passion and enthusiasm, promoting a love of learning and committing yourself to the vision of the school.  You will also contribute to the elective programme.  We are a small, dedicated team and we want to recruit someone who can help us deliver an unrivalled curriculum. 

Further information and details about how to apply can be found on the school website.  For an informal and confidential discussion, please contact Miss Hollingsworth, Assistant Headteacher, on 0114 553 9080 or email enquiries@merciaschool.com.  Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

We welcome applications from talented, ambitious individuals who can dedicate themselves to the implementation of the school’s vision.

PLEASE DO NOT USE THE TES OR SHEFFIELD CITY COUNCIL APPLICATION FORM.  Please use the school application form which is available to be download or accessed via our websites.

Mercia Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring check in line with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and the Police Act Regulations.

More about Mercia School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Carter Knowle Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S7 2DY, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 114 5539080