Bluecoat Academies Trust is seeking to appoint a talented Teacher of Humanities with a History bias to join our successful and forward looking Humanities department at Bluecoat Beechdale. The successful candidate will be an excellent classroom practitioner and be enthusiastic about the achievement of students in this area. Their ability to consistently teach inspirational lessons will be supported by our fit for purpose facilities and resources and excellent training and development opportunities on offer.
Bluecoat Academy is at the lead of Bluecoat Academies Trust – a newly-established growing family of academies built on the success of our 300-year history. We are ambitious about achieving an outstanding future and are looking for outstanding Teachers of History to join us at this exciting time.
The academy is highly successful and oversubscribed, with a clear commitment to raising achievement and curriculum innovation. We have received praise from OFSTED, enjoy very good examination results and obtain positive value added. We are ambitious to become a world class provider of outstanding education and endeavor to be a distinctive and inclusive educational community with a strong Christian framework.
Bluecoat Beechdale Academy (previously Hadden Park High School) formally joined the Trust in April 2014 and the academies are working closely together to make Bluecoat Beechdale Academy as successful as it can be. It is a growing school and although not formally designated as a Church of England academy, it shares the ethos and many of the Bluecoat values.
The creation of our Church of England Primary School which opened in January 2015 is the most recent stage of the Trust’s growth and presents exciting opportunities for cross phase learning and integral links between primary and secondary provision.
We can offer:
- Proven history of very successful public examination results;
- Teaching and learning at the heart of the Trust with considerable time and energy devoted to supporting our staff in becoming outstanding teachers;
- Excellent NQT provision which was recently rated as outstanding by assessors.
- Employee discounts and well-being scheme
- Cycle to work scheme
- Childcare voucher scheme
Closing date: 9am, Monday 26th June 2017
Provisional Interview date: Week commencing 26th June 2017
For a full academy overview, including details of how you can visit the Trust and department on an informal basis, job description and application form, please visit www.bluecoat.uk.com
Bluecoat Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and any appointment will be subject to an Enhanced DBS Check, Barred List Check and satisfactory references.