Teacher of English with Head of House, Derby

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Merrill AcademyDerby
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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main/Upper Pay scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Northworthy Trust are inviting applications for the post of Teacher of English with Head of House.  

Merrill Academy is an extremely rewarding school to work in.  This vacancy provides an opportunity for the right candidate to join a highly motivated team of English teachers who are committed to driving this key curriculum area forward.  We are looking for a new department member who will support our ambitious plans for the future.  

As an Academy, we are focused on supporting and developing our students, to become well rounded citizens who have developed a love of learning and an enquiring mind.  We believe all our learners should have the opportunity to reach and even exceed their potential, whether that be going on to Further Education or gaining meaningful, rewarding employment.  Our intention is to ensure all learners make excellent progress within a learning experience and environment which supports them.  

In addition to the teaching role, this post has a pastoral responsibility as a Head of House.  This additional responsibility is currently paid as a TLR3 allowance of £2,667 per annum, but there is scope for this to increase as this role evolves.  Time capacity will be included into the timetable of the postholder to enable them to carry out the duties of this additional responsibility.  

All staff enjoy the benefits of CPD. The post holder will enjoy working in a caring and supportive environment at Merrill Academy.  

This Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to a DBS (formerly Enhanced CRB) Check, Medical Clearance and satisfactory references

Closing Date: Sunday 13 October 2019 Interview Date: Week commencing 14 October 2019 

An application pack can be obtained by contacting Northworthy HR Team 

More about Merrill Academy
Address: Brackens Lane, Alvaston, Derbyshire, DE24 0AN, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1332 576777