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    Required for January 2023 or earlier

  • Closing date

    30 November 2022 at 3:10pm

  • Date listed

    16 September 2022

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Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

  • View all Full timejobs - Full time subject to School teachers pay and conditions (part time will be considered for the right candidate)

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Pay scale


Additional allowances

+ TLR 2.2

English Lead Teacher job summary

We are seeking to recruit a talented and skilled KS3/4 English Teacher who is also able to lead the subject across the college. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher with the ability to inspire and motivate students and staff alike; a unique opportunity to make a substantial contribution to further improving outcomes for a significant group of vulnerable and challenging learners and to shape and develop English provision across the College. We are looking for applicants who are willing to work on our Banbury base. Leadership of the team will require you to travel across all our sites (Banbury, Oxford, Kidlington and Abingdon). Part-time will be considered for the right candidate. As English Lead Teacher you will be: 

- a skilled practitioner in the classroom, with a proven background in managing challenging behaviour

 - experienced in working with KS3 and KS4 students and excited about the opportunity to work with our primary students to develop their reading, literacy and English skills 

- relentless in your approach to both engaging our students in and with English, and securing them the best academic outcomes 

- ready to lead a small team of secondary and primary colleagues in developing their pedagogy and practice and to together shape the development of the English curriculum - highly motivated, with a passion for your subject - have bags of enthusiasm, patience and perseverance

Commitment to safeguarding

Meadowbrook College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All staff and volunteers are also expected to promote fundamental British values. This post involves the type of work with children and young people that require applicants to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check. The possession of a criminal record will not necessarily prevent an applicant from obtaining this post. All cases are considered confidentially and according to the nature of the role and information disclosed. On-line searches are carried out on those shortlisted
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About Meadowbrook College

School type
Academy, ages 5 to 16
School size
8 pupils enrolled
Age range
5 to 16

Located across four sites in Oxfordshire: Oxford, Banbury, Kidlington and Abingdon, we are an Alternative Provision (AP) Academy that provides full and part-time education and support to over 150 aged 5-16 students who are excluded from, or are finding it difficult to fully access, their mainstream schools.

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