Teacher of English, Worthing, West Sussex

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Bohunt School Worthing (BSW)Worthing, West Sussex
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of English (with KS3 Drama an advantage)

Start date: January 2018

Full or part time considered (minimum of 0.6)

Teacher of English

We are seeking an ambitious and inspirational classroom practitioner who can teach English with KS3 drama being an advantage. We wish to appoint an exceptional individual who has the necessary skills and attributes to have a real impact upon English learning and teaching at Bohunt Worthing. Potential is as important as experience so applications are invited from NQTs as well as more experienced colleagues. Bohunt School Worthing is a new Academy that opened in September 2015 with Year 7 and 8 only. We moved into state of the art buildings in September 2016 and have grown to 600 students across Years 7-10.

The English department currently consists of seven teachers and will grow further to accommodate the intake of 180 additional students in September 2018 giving us all year groups in the school. The department is committed to trialling new ideas in the classroom and works hard to provide engaging activities and lessons to ensure that all students have every opportunity to make excellent progress. Please refer to the letter to applicant and job description for more specific details about the role.


Are you able to:

  • Inspire and innovate?
  • Nurture and develop (yourself as well as others)?
  • Commit to, and raise further, high achievement   and motivation?
  • Optimise English learning for all?


We will:

  • Provide a supportive learning environment
  • Offer you the opportunity to make a difference
  • Actively promote your career development – you may already be targeting a middle   leader position and we will support you accordingly

The South of England based Bohunt Educational Trust has evolved from Bohunt School in Hampshire, which is rated Outstanding in every category by Ofsted and the Times Educational Supplement School of the Year 2014. BET's educational philosophy is encapsulated by three short verbs: Enjoy, Respect and Achieve. 

Working in a new and expanding school is a once in a lifetime opportunity. You will need to demonstrate a commitment to and evidence of; success in sustaining academic excellence, helping every child succeed, being an excellent classroom practitioner as well as being able to; work as part of a team, roll up your sleeves and inspire other teachers to excel.

This role is potentially full or part time and a mid-year appointment so if you wish for any further details or to make an appointment prior to applying please contact Lisa Day on 01903 601361, or by email recruitment@bohuntworthing.com


TO APPLY: Please read the Job Description, Letter to Applicants, School Information and complete the Teaching Staff Application process through the TES online application form.

Closing date:    Midday on Thursday 16th November

Interview date:  Week commencing 20th November 

Start date:         January 2018 


Bohunt School Worthing is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any successful applicant will be required to undertake a Disclosure check by the Disclosure and Barring Service at an Enhanced level. 

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More about Bohunt School Worthing (BSW)
Address: 65a Broadwater Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN14 8AH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1903 601361