Teacher of History (NQT's Welcome), Luton

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Stockwood Park AcademyLuton
Date posted:
Start date: September 2018 / July 2018 start for NQT’s who wish to start earlier
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Scale or Upper Pay Scale (dependent on experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Are you looking for a school with a SLT that will genuinely invest in, support and develop you?

Would you like to be a part of a successful KS3-5 History Department with excellent leadership?

If you have answered yes to these questions, Stockwood Park Academy would love to hear from you! 

The Stockwood Park Academy are currently looking to recruit a self-motivated and committed Teacher of History to join our dynamic team. We are keen to get on board a teacher who is passionate about expanding our students’ minds in the way they view the world today by teaching engaging and thought-provoking History lessons that help students understand and succeed in the subject.

It’s incredibly important to us here at Stockwood that all our teachers feel valued, listened to, mentored, challenged and given adequate opportunities to develop. As a Teaching Trust, we offer exceptional teacher training and high-quality professional development programmes catered to your needs. Consequently, we have many success stories of teachers that have joined us and been given excellent CPD and training that has allowed them to climb the career ladder. To give you one specific example, our very own Humanities Curriculum Leader started as a NQT 6 years ago and has been recently promoted to Assistant Principal and in charge of Teaching and Learning. ‘We recognise talent, recruit for attitude and train you for the skills’

 … If you want to be grow and develop in a successful Academy, come and join us at Stockwood Park! Don’t just take it from us, listen to what our teachers have to say: https://youtu.be/48wDNtQQKzU 

 Job Specifics: 

  • Start Date: September 2018 / July 2018 start for NQT’s who wish to start earlier
  • Salary: Main Pay Scale or Upper Pay Scale (dependent on experience)
  • Job Role:  Full time, Permanent

 Why work for Stockwood Park Academy

  • £30 million state of the art modern facilities with well-equipped classrooms in an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ school
  • You’ll be working alongside charismatic, supportive and genuine colleagues and Senior Leadership Team who want to see you succeed and thrive 
  • A staff wellbeing team that implements various strategies to boost staff engagement including various activities, events, conferences and many other staff benefits
  • Unparalleled CPD and training opportunities with cross trust and national development programs
  • Excellent opportunities to develop and grow in a successful and expanding Academy
  • To be part of an 11-18 provision with opportunities to teach in the sixth form in for many subject areas
  • Great support for NQT’s including your own dedicated mentor, reduced teaching timetable and ‘Outstanding’ teacher programmes available
  • All teaching staff receive a laptop to use whilst in employment

 

Here’s what Ofsted have to say: “The Principal and SLT have successfully raised the quality of teaching and improved students’ achievement in most subjects including English and Maths. The quality of teachers’ professional development is good; leaders have successfully created a good culture for staff development and ensures that teachers are suitably equipped for their subjects and other responsibilities. The behaviour of the students is good, they behave well in lessons and students are proud to be at the academy and enjoy coming”.

  - Iain Temple, Assistant Principal for Personal Development, Behaviour Management and Welfare.

Closing Date: Friday 23rd February at 12pm        Interviews: Wednesday 28th February 2018

If you are interested in this job opportunity, please do apply today.

We look forward to hearing from you!

If you have any questions about the role or would like to visit the Academy, please contact Hannah Chandler, Recruitment Officer on 01582 211 226 or email hannah.chandler@thesharedlearningtrust.org.uk

‘We believe in the safeguarding and welfare of children and expect all staff to share this view’. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. We are an equal opportunities employer.



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Address: Part of The Shared Learning Trust, Rotherham Avenue, Luton, Bedfordshire, LU1 5PP, United Kingdom
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