English Teacher

Beaminster School, Beaminster, Dorset

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Job details

Subjects English Language, English Literature
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406 per year (full-time equivalent)
Newly qualified teacher Suitable

Job description

We seek to appoint a dynamic, highly motivated and inspirational English teacher to become a valued member of our English department. Applications from NQTs welcome.

Currently undergoing an exciting and successful transformation in learning and teaching, we are actively seeking to appoint outstanding and innovative teachers to join us and help shape our journey from good to outstanding.

This is an excellent career opportunity for a colleague who firmly believes in the entitlement of young people to a rich, engaging and stimulating English curriculum. Working within a vibrant and highly successful faculty, you will be an engaging classroom teacher who is totally committed to the progress of all students in our popular and fully comprehensive school.

You will have an unwavering belief in the potential of every student, and a contagious enthusiasm for your subject which will excite and motivate all students to achieve their very best. You will:

• Engage, inspire and enthuse students through a genuine passion for your subject and for learning
• Have high expectations of student achievement and behaviour
• Be a great classroom practitioner
• Be forward thinking, creative and well organised
• Be enthusiastic, resourceful and fully committed to securing student progress.

This popular and successful 11–18 school stands in beautiful open countryside on the edge of Beaminster, a Dorset town with great charm and historic interest, just 6 miles from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast.

We have a joint Sixth Form with our partner school, the Sir John Colfox Academy in Bridport, offering a broad and developing range of courses including English Language and Literature; the ability to teach at A-level would be an advantage. Sixth Form numbers are buoyant and our results are some of the best in Dorset.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Christian
Education phase Secondary
School size 674 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Beaminster School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email NChalkley@beaminster.dorset.sch.uk

About Beaminster School

We are a popular and successful 11–18 school standing in beautiful open countryside on the edge of Beaminster, a Dorset town with great charm and historic interest, just 6 miles from the World Heritage Jurassic Coast. We have a joint Sixth Form with our partner school, the Sir John Colfox Academy in Bridport, offering a broad and developing range of courses. Sixth Form numbers are buoyant and our results are some of the best in Dorset.

School location

Newtown, Beaminster, Dorset, DT8 3EP