Teacher of English, Wigan

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Westleigh High SchoolWigan

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: QTPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of English

Salary:               QTPS 

Contract type:    Permanent

Start date:         January 2018 

Application deadline: 1 December 2017 at 12.00noon

Interview Date:            w/c 04 December 2017 

We wish to appoint a dynamic, energetic and outstanding classroom practitioner to join the English Faculty at an exciting time of growth and development. This is a fantastic opportunity to play a pivotal role in the continued development of English within the school. 

Applications are sought from effective teachers who are focussed on high standards of teaching and learning. 

Westleigh High School is a successful, co-educational 11-16 comprehensive school. The school continues to be heavily subscribed with first choice preferences. It has an excellent reputation for being at the heart of community developments. 

“The new leadership team’s plans to improve the school are clearly thought out, sharp and robust. Leaders demonstrate clear capacity to take the school forward.”

“There are strong relationships between pupils and staff. Most pupils want to do well for themselves and their teachers. A renewed approach to teaching, learning and assessment provides a strong foundation for pupils to ‘Aspire and Achieve Together.’

“The Headteacher is relentless in his drive to ensure that only the best standards of behaviour are acceptable in the school.” Ofsted – December 2016

Visits to the school are actively encouraged and can be arranged by contacting 

Mrs P Lennon, PA to the Headteacher at enquiries@admin.westleigh.wigan.sch.uk or by telephoning 01942 202580.

Further details and application forms are available from the school website www.westleighhigh.co.uk or by contacting the school. Completed applications are returnable to: 

Mr Carlton Bramwell (Headteacher), Westleigh High School, Westleigh Lane, Leigh WN7 5NL. 

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More about Westleigh High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Westleigh Lane, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 5NL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1942 202580
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