[220613] Teacher of History (Secondary)

Millbay Academy, Plymouth, Devon, PL1 3EG

8 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    3 July 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    14 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

MPS to UPS, £25,714 - £41,604

[220613] Teacher of History (Secondary) job summary

Millbay Academy, Reach South Academy Trust is seeking to appoint an exceptional Secondary History Teacher to join the School from September 2022.

Post: Teacher of History (Secondary)
Location: Millbay Academy, Plymouth, PL1 3EG
FTE Salary Range: MPS to UPS, £25,714 - £41,604
Contract Type: Permanent, full time
Contract Hours: 32.5 hours per week; Monday to Friday

About the role
We are looking to appoint a passionate and dedicated person to monitor and support the overall progress and development of students as a history teacher, facilitating and encouraging a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.

To contribute to raising standards of student attainment; sharing and supporting the school’s responsibility to provide and monitor opportunities for personal and academic growth.

About the successful candidate
This role involves understanding the needs of the students and adopting/developing an appropriate curriculum in your subject area of history. You will need to be able to establish a safe, purposeful and stimulating environment for students, rooted in mutual respect and establish a framework for discipline with a range of strategies, using praise, sanctions and rewards consistently and fairly.

About the Trust
Reach South is a young and developing Trust which operates across the South West of England with the aim of delivering all through 3-19 education. We operate 14 academies in Plymouth, Bournemouth, Dorset and Wiltshire. We are building this Trust on a clear set of values, behaviours and curriculum principles. At the heart of those values and principles is a belief in our young people and a determination to support them to develop the knowledge, skills and attitudes to become the successful citizens for today and all of their tomorrows.

Our core business is delivering exceptional education for children and young people with a mission to help all pupils aspire to achieve beyond the expectations that others put on them. We do this through the development of a talented and committed workforce. In order to deliver exceptional opportunities for learning, we need highly motivated staff across all parts of the organisation.

Teachers within Reach South belong to a national community of professionals, and benefit from a wide range of networks and development opportunities across the Trust. In time, our best teachers are able to work across schools, develop specialisms and step up to leadership roles within and beyond their own academy. The Trust provides a strong culture of collaboration and support, together with high expectations for staff and pupils alike.

Those we recruit are able to demonstrate that they share our values, are highly motivated to work with colleagues, within and beyond their school, to continuously develop their skills and pursue professional excellence.

Next Steps
If you think this role may be for you and want to be involved at this exciting time in our development and have any questions about the position, please get in touch by calling Jason Trevarthen (Deputy Headteacher) on 01752 221927 or email jtrevarthen@millbayacademy.org. Alternatively speak with the Recruitment team on 07759365064 or emailing us at recruitment@reachsouth.org.

Closing date: for applications is Sunday 3rd July 2022
Interview Date: Interviews are provisionally booked for week commencing 11th July 2022

To apply for this opportunity, please complete our online application form which can be found on the Tes Website click ‘quick apply’ on the advert or access by following link below:

https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/-220613-teacher-of-history-secondary-plymouth-1660196

We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Therefore, an early application is strongly advised.

Opportunities and Benefits
We offer a competitive salary plus TPS pension, great career progression and development opportunities, access to our Employee Assistance Programme with many other benefits.

We’re proud of how we support our staff in order that you have high levels of job satisfaction, are aware of the difference you are making for the children and families you work with and can see your contribution towards our community. There are regular opportunities for professional development and training, and a wider community of staff to network with within Reach South Multi Academy Trust. You will have the chance to visit other local schools, work alongside a range of outside professionals and take part in a variety of e-learning and face-to-face training.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Each post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Reach South Academy Trust has an Equal Opportunities Policy for selection and recruitment. Applicants are requested to complete the Equal Opportunities Monitoring section of the application form before submitting.

Please note that Reach South Academy Trust is a licenced Sponsor for CoS applications and therefore can consider applications from candidates eligible to apply for Teaching and Teaching Leadership roles (only). For all other roles applicants are required to provide the required documentation where a candidate does not need a Skilled Worker Visa.

Applying for the job

If you think this role may be for you and want to be involved at this exciting time in our development and have any questions about the position, please get in touch by calling Jason Trevarthen (Deputy Headteacher) on 01752 221927 or email jtrevarthen@millbayacademy.org. Alternatively speak with the Recruitment team on 07759365064 or emailing us at recruitment@reachsouth.org.

Closing date: for applications is Sunday 3rd July 2022
Interview Date: Interviews are provisionally booked for week commencing 11th July 2022

To apply for this opportunity, please complete our online application form which can be found on the Tes Website click ‘quick apply’ on the advert or access by following link below:

https://www.tes.com/jobs/vacancy/-220613-teacher-of-history-secondary-plymouth-1660196

We reserve the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date. Therefore, an early application is strongly advised.

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About Millbay Academy

School type
Free School, ages 3 to 16
School size
644 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 16
Contact phone number
07759365064

Millbay Academy is an all-through school in Plymouth’s Coastal Quarter. This is a place where everyone is important and where every moment counts. Our values will underpin all that we do: we will provide a stimulating learning environment where children will feel safe, happy and consequently thrive.

Our vision is clear: challenging academic and personal goals will be set for every member of the Millbay Academy community, and we will provide the support and encouragement required to reach them. We will do whatever it takes.

At Millbay Academy we are passionate advocates of all-through education. Through this, we will be able to serve our community and families, ensuring an excellent educational experience with continuity and progression. All-through education offers many unique opportunities, including shared experiences, powerful role models and the in-depth knowledge of subject specialists. The Academy has a PAN of 1020.

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