Teacher of History, Northampton

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Northampton AcademyNorthampton

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Highly Competitive plus TLR if a key stage responsibility is agreed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Highly Competitive plus TLR if a key stage responsibility is agreed

Full time/NQT/MPS/UPS

January 2018 start

Are you an ambitious teacher looking for a new opportunity?

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and innovative class teacher to join a supportive and skilled History team that prides itself on its well-planned schemes of work and exciting lessons.  Previous experience of delivering successfully at A level would be beneficial.

Our academy is transformational for young people and was judged 'Good' in all areas in February 2016. Results have increased dramatically and this year we have achieved a Progress 8 score, which places us near to the top of all schools nationally.  We are also a Leading Edge school.

We serve a diverse and vibrant community and you can guarantee that no two days will be the same. We will provide a comprehensive induction and support package and NQTs will have access to a well-developed bespoke NQT induction programme. Beyond this, all academy staff benefit from a highly personalised CPD programme.

We invite applications from experienced teachers looking for a new and highly desirable opportunity or from NQTs looking to start an exciting new career. For suitable candidates, there is an opportunity to earn a TLR with this role for undertaking Key stage responsibilities, which can be negotiated according to existing strengths.

Northampton Academy is part of United Learning, a unique group of independent and state schools working together to achieve the best in everyone. Our vision is to provide excellent education so that all young people are able to make a success of their lives and, if we are to realise this vision, we need to make sure we attract, develop and reward the key ingredient – you.

We will offer:An exciting role in a successful oversubscribed academy;An opportunity to make a difference in the community;A personal induction programme;On-going professional training and development as well as networking opportunities throughout the group of academies and United Learning;A competitive salary, an on-site fitness centre, a bespoke personal development package and a flexible benefit scheme.

Closing date: 2:00pm on Wednesday 25th October 2017

Interview date: Tuesday 31st October 2017

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More about Northampton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Wellingborough Road, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3 8NH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 210017
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Our academy is transformational for young people and was judged 'Good' in all areas in January 2013. Since we opened as an academy, results have increased dramatically, a testimony to the sheer hard work and determination demonstrated by students and...