Job details

Job details
Employer The Clarendon Academy
Location Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Posted Ad expiring soon
Closing date
Job starts September 2018

We are seeking an excellent and ambitious Teacher of English. The successful candidate will join a very strong team with a reputation for achieving excellent outcomes and developing staff through its inspirational leadership, shared sense of purpose and progressive attitude to pedagogy. A suitable candidate would have the opportunity to teach the full age range from Years 7 to 13.

The successful candidate will join Clarendon Academy at a particularly exciting time in its development. Under the leadership of Mark Stenton, who returned from an Executive role this summer, the academy was graded Good with Outstanding Leadership and Behaviour. The academy has achieved its best ever results, increased its intake rapidly and developed a reputation for innovation and high standards. The academy is now in a position to develop strong links with other successful local schools as part of a Multi Academy Trust which will have the potential to transform education in Trowbridge and the surrounding area and benefit from the growing numbers of young people in the area.

The academy can offer the successful candidate a welcoming, supportive and disciplined environment, a teaching philosophy which encourages flexible and innovative practice, plentiful CPD opportunities, ambitious students who respect each other and adults in the school and a great location close to Bath, Bristol and the beautiful Wiltshire and Somerset countryside.

This is an exciting opportunity for a teacher who has the energy and drive to make a difference and the desire to achieve to teach with rigour and creativity. It is open to NQTs and more experienced colleagues alike. Application should be made by completing the application form including a letter of application indicating how your experience, qualities and vision for education make you a strong candidate for the position. 

Please go to our website at for further information and instructions on how to apply and to download an application form. 

Deadline for applications: 9.00am Monday 18th December 2017

Interviews:  January 2018

Start date: 1st September 2018

The Clarendon Academy regards the safeguarding and protection of children and young people as our most important duty. Rigorous policies and processes are in place to ensure the highest standards of safety for our students. All applicants will subject to a full Disclosure And Barring Service check before appointment is confirmed and will be fully tested and examined on interview regarding their knowledge, understanding and ability to deliver on our Safeguarding and Child Protection duties. 

The Clarendon Academy - Aspire to Excellence 

Frome Road, Trowbridge, Wiltshire BA14 0DJ

About the employer

Information about The Clarendon Academy
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
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Frome Road
BA14 0DJ
United Kingdom