Teacher of Humanities at John Port Spencer Academy
Salary: Competitive (MPS/UPS)
Permanent and full time from September 2018
The Spencer Academies Trust is a medium sized Trust which is committed to ensuring that every child, regardless of background, has access to an outstanding education and real choices in life. Our successful track record of providing high quality teaching and learning ensures improved outcomes for children and young people. Our highly successful network of 12 schools (5 Secondary and 7 Primary) educates students across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham City, Derby City and Leicestershire.
Our mission statement for the Trust reflects our vision and aim for all Trust schools.
To improve the life chances of children and young people by raising aspirations and fulfilling potential, challenging and supporting all the schools within the Trust on their journey to and beyond outstanding and to achieve this by developing world-class leaders.
John Port Spencer Academy is a large, vibrant and energetic community school demonstrating a common purpose and ambition - to ensure the very best learning experience for each and every one of our students. We recognise that every student has their own individual strengths, gifts and talents; our aim is to ensure that these are all nurtured and developed to their full potential.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring Humanities Teacher who is able to motivate students to succeed in Geography and History at KS3, GCSE and A Level. You should be passionate about the subject and be able to inspire all students to reach their full potential. This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly successful and high achieving faculty. As part of the Spencer Academies Trust, an exciting programme of professional development will also be available to you. For more information, please find the Person Specification and the Job Description attached.
Applicants would be expected to share the Trust’s high aspirations and expectations for pupils and staff and have demonstrable evidence of driving teaching and learning outcomes at GCSE and A level.
If you would like further information about the role, please email firstname.lastname@example.org
Applications for this post must be submitted on our online application form, which can be found at http://www.satrust.com/vacancies
In line with safer recruitment policies, references will be called for prior to interview.
Closing date for applications: Wednesday 2nd May at 8.30am.
Interviews will take place before the end of May at John Port Spencer Academy.
The Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS with children’s barred list checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.