Teacher of Media Studies, Sept 2018 start
Hoe Valley School is an over-subscribed, four-form entry secondary school that opened in September 2015 to serve the local community of South Woking. The School follows the national curriculum offering an extended day allowing time for additional Maths, English and Science along with time for all students to complete their homework during the compulsory day. Moving to a state of the art new School in September 2018 on Egley Road, Woking, with brand new facilities for English and Media Studies, including a bespoke media studies suite.
We are looking for a passionate, talented and rigorous Media Studies teacher to join our dedicated faculty in helping the School on its journey to becoming an established and outstanding community School. The successful candidate will have the exciting and unique opportunity to shape a KS3, KS4 and KS5 curriculum which is bespoke, challenging and fit for the needs of 21st century life. They will be able to contribute to discussions around required equipment to resource the department and have a significant say in the course design and syllabus choices.
We are looking for an inspirational teacher who embraces creativity, innovation and is always looking for the very best practice in teaching. They will share the School's vision and the belief that all young people can achieve at high levels.
- You will teach Media Studies within the age range of 11-18 and teach English within the age range 11-14
- You will contribute to the design of the curriculum to ensure it is exciting, relevant, challenging and personalised
- You will ensure Media Studies has a high profile across the School through offering vibrant and exciting learning opportunities
-Our staff feedback shows we have a team who feel trusted, listened to and who have a healthy work life balance.
-The excellent behaviour of our students and our resistance to any unnecessary paperwork means staff can really focus on teaching and learning.
-All of our team have a bespoke CPD programme in place and share best practice across faculties.
-Our staff have access to convenient free parking and childcare vouchers
-We provide wellbeing packages which include yoga lessons and reduced gym membership at our neighbouring sports facilities
-We also have an additional two days in which the School is closed during term time to recognise and reward the commitment of our staff.
Potential candidates are warmly invited to visit the School or to contact the Head Teacher for an informal conversation.
This is an outstanding and rare opportunity to be part of a School's development and to see your career grow as the School grows.
Please send applications and queries to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for application is:
Sunday 15th April 2018
Latest interview date:
Thursday 26th April 2018
Applications are considered as they are received, we reserve the right to make an appointment prior to the closing date.
Only fully completed application forms received by the stated deadline will be accepted as valid applications.
CV’s will not be accepted as applications. No recruitment agencies please.