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  • Job start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    20 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    7 February 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 2 Terms

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Do you passionately believe that all young people need to be literate to navigate the world around them?
  • Can you inspire students to engage with challenging texts across time?
  • Are you ambitious for yourself and others to excel?

What the school offers its staff

    • Bespoke CPD - we firmly believe 'better never stops';
    • A supportive team of departmental colleagues who involve themselves fully in the pastoral and social life of the school;
    • The opportunity to join a committed team of staff who believe that teaching is a great profession, and who challenge each other to excel.

    Further details about the role

    Due to additional staffing requirements, we have an opportunity to recruit a full time teacher for Terms 5 and 6 commencing 17 April 2023 until 31 August 2023.

    You will be joining an innovative, successful, supportive and highly motivated department where your continuing professional development is championed. The successful applicant will demonstrate excellent classroom practice and excellent relationship-building skills with students.

    Should you decide that you would like to join the staff team here at Brimsham, challenging and supporting our enthusiastic learners, then we look forward to reading your completed application form. In addition to your application form please also include a formal letter addressing the following points (this should not exceed two sides of A4):

    1. What effective teaching and learning looks like in English.

    2. How you have successfully improved your practice over time.

    3. How you have successfully enabled learners with additional needs to make good progress over time.

    We value diversity in our workforce and applications are encouraged from all sections of the community regardless of gender, gender identity, ethnic origin, disability, age or sexual orientation.

    The closing date for this post is Monday, 20 February at 9:00 a.m. If you have not heard from us by Friday 24 February then you should assume that unfortunately you have not been shortlisted on this occasion.

    Commitment to safeguarding

    We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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    About Brimsham Green School

    School type
    Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 19
    Education phase
    View all Secondaryjobs
    School size
    972 pupils enrolled
    Age range
    11 to 19
    Email address
    Phone number
    01454 868888

    A mixed comprehensive school, maintained by South Gloucestershire LA. Situated in large, well-maintained school grounds in Yate (a 30 minute commute from central Bristol). Brimsham Green was inspected by Ofsted in May 2019 and was judged to be 'Good' in all areas. Ofsted noted that leaders are 'resolute in their ambition to improve standards but are mindful of staff's well-being so that they can fulfil their roles effectively'. Ofsted commented that our students' behaviour is good and that the learning environment is "positive and conducive to learning".

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