|Working pattern||Full-time only|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490|
We are delighted to be recruiting for a teacher of English to join our high-performing, forward thinking and cohesive department on a fixed contract until 31/08/2020.
We teach a rigorous academic curriculum with a clear focus on supporting all students achieve positive outcomes. You will work with the Director of English, and the wider school team to continually drive attainment and standards across the department.
We seek a teacher who has the following qualities:
• An excellent classroom practitioner
• A supportive member of the team
• Excellent subject knowledge
• Well organised and motivated to support students of all abilities and needs
We welcome committed, dynamic and creative applicants with a passion for English and the improvement of student attainment. NQT's are very welcome to apply.
Essential educational requirements
Graduate in English or other associated subjects
Qualified Teacher Status
Essential skills and experience
Skills, knowledge and aptitudes
Ability to plan and deliver high quality learning
Ability to work effectively with as part of a team including with staff, students and parents
Ability to liaise and work as a form tutor within a pastoral team
Ability to inspire and lead students
High levels of drive and energy
High levels of interpersonal skills
High student expectations
Ability to set and achieve demanding goals for students
Ability to support, motivate and inspire
Sense of humour, good listener, positive outlook
Ability to work as part of a team
Ability to organise effectively and deliver outcomes
Professional knowledge and understanding
Recent relevant professional development
Exam Board grading of work in subject
What we offer
Students who are well motivated and co-operative
Well managed behaviour systems
Same-day detentions for poor behaviour and poor attitudes toward learning – leaving you free to teach high quality lessons.
A school feedback policy that focuses around whole-class feedback helping to limit onerous marking.
No formally graded lesson observations and an emphasis on ‘coaching’
Collaborative planning with shared units of work and resources
A centrally managed set of extensive ICT facilities running
Windows 10 on the latest hardware and all the expected software. Easy requests for any specialist software to be installed.
|School type||LA Maintained School|
|School size||1882 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|School website||Poole High School website (opens in a new window)|
About Poole High School
Wimborne Road, Poole, Dorset, BH15 2BW