Teacher of English

Required for February 2020: Maternity Cover – Part Time 0.38 FTE– Temporary
11-18 Mixed Comprehensive Academy:  NOR 386

The governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative teacher to contribute fully to the future development of the department and the school.

The successful candidate will:

  • be an outstanding teacher of English at KS3 & KS4
  • have the capacity to motivate students and enable them to make sustained progress;
  • contribute to the design and provision of an engaging curriculum;
  • help foster a culture of high expectations and achievement within the department.

We can offer you:

  • the opportunity to join a supportive staff and governing body and work with well-motivated students;
  • good facilities and superb location in the Eden Valley with easy access to the Lake District and Yorkshire Dales National Parks;
  • the opportunity to join an improving and successful academy with good features.

Further details and a recruitment information pack can be downloaded below. Informal discussions with the Headteacher about this post are welcome, as are visits and tours of the school.

The school welcomes applications from newly qualified teachers. Application is by completed application form and by letter (no more than two sides), outlining the reasons for your application and why you consider yourself a suitable candidate for the role. The closing date for receipt of completed applications is 12.00noon on Thursday 31 October 2019. Interviews will be held on Tuesday 05 November 2019.