We are seeking a passionate and inspirational Teacher of English to join our fully staffed, highly qualified and experienced English Team in the excellent facilities offered at Mayfield. The department has recently been reviewed by Oasis Community Learning and received positive feedback as a strong, supportive team that shares good practice effectively and delivers quality lessons. The successful candidate will be confident in teaching English Language and English Literature to all abilities across KS3 and KS4 to an excellent standard and be willing to enrich the English curriculum with their own knowledge and experience.
This role offers excellent opportunities for an English Teacher at any stage in their career to work within a successful department with a range of committed staff who offer different specialisms. A successful candidate must be keen to develop their Teaching and Learning through our excellent support and CPDL opportunities. They must be willing to take risks and utilise a range of strategies to help motivate students to engage with language and literature both in the classroom and outside of school. We are looking for a passionate teacher who has enthusiasm and a love of English to bring the subject to life. A willingness to support the Academy ethos and contribute to extra-curricular activities within the English Hub and school library is essential.
Oasis Academy Mayfield is a fantastic place to learn and work. Our last Ofsted visit was in May 2016, where we were judged to be ‘Good’ in all areas, since then we believe that we have moved yet closer to our aim to become the exceptional school our community deserves. We are excited to welcome applications from future colleagues who share our enthusiasm for education and dedication to transforming the community we live in and serve. We value strong relationships with our parents and carers, and know that through working closely together it is ultimately our young people who benefit.
Our mission is focused around entitling our students, staff and community to an exceptional education. In order to achieve this we have four simple priorities.
• Excellent teaching
• Excellent outcomes
• Excellent student entitlement
• Excellent staff / parent / community entitlement
We place a high value on personal development and professional learning for our staff. We invest heavily in supporting the growth of our team believing that if our young people are surrounded by caring, committed and talented staff that they will be best placed to achieve remarkable success. Being part of Oasis a Multi Academy Trust, which has 2 secondary schools in Southampton, and a further 16 nationally, offers many opportunities for collaboration and professional learning; we are a family and work closely together to ensure that we deliver exceptional education at the heart of our local communities.
If you are passionate about delivering exciting and innovative English lessons, and have the ability to engage young people in enriching their lives – then we would love to receive an application from you.
For further information or an informal discussion about the role and the Academy, please contact Vicky Flux, Director of English on 02380 328128 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
More information and an application pack can be found on our website
http://oclcareers.org/job/teacher-english-15 or contact Caryn Morant (Principal’s PA) on 02380 426285
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours which flow from the Oasis Community Learning ethos.