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Temp Teacher of English

Fir Vale SchoolSheffield

KS3/4 Teacher of English

Dates To start January 2022 until December 2022

Salary MPS/UPS

Location Fir Vale Academy Trust, Owler Lane, Sheffield. S4 8GB

Contract Type Full Time

Contract Term Temporary – Maternity Cover

Teacher of English

This opportunity is to join a dedicated team of colleagues within the English Department.  Applicants should be versatile and enthusiastic teachers who can meet the Fir Vale Standard for the ongoing development and evolution of this unique school. 

The successful candidate will be an organised, positive and passionate individual with strong classroom management skills. 

Applications are welcome from experienced and enthusiastic candidates, either seeking their first teaching post or seeking a new teaching challenge. NQTs are welcome to apply.

We are looking for an excellent teacher, who is determined to make a difference to our students; you will be motivated and passionate about learning; a good team player with a commitment to high quality, inclusive education and be willing and able to contribute to the wider school community. 

Fir Vale School is a large 11- 16 mixed secondary school located in the North of Sheffield.  The school has a high proportion of pupils for whom Fir Vale School is their first preference.  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring check in line with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and the Police Act Regulations. 

For further information and to obtain an application form, job description and person specification, visit  

All applicants are required to complete a Fir Vale application form.  Please do not use the Sheffield City Council application form. Applications to be submitted to: 

Telephone enquiries can be made to Marie Shiels, Business Manager on 0114 2439391.   

The closing date for receipt of applications is Friday 10 December 2021 at 12:00 noon

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