English Teacher - Full/Part-Time
Ark Alexandra Academy, Hastings, East Sussex
|Subjects||English Language, English Literature|
|Working pattern||Will consider full-time, part-time|
|Salary||Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,982 to £42,113 per year (full-time equivalent)|
|Newly qualified teacher||Suitable|
We are open to applications from all qualified teachers with an English specialism, whether newly qualified or experienced.
To find out more about our English Department, please see the linked advert.
To deliver outstanding teaching and learning of their subject and therefore help students
achieve excellent academic results, and be a role-model/impact the academy more widely.
To design an engaging and challenging curriculum that inspires children to appreciate the
subject and its application.
To plan, resource and deliver lessons and sequences of lessons to the highest standard
that ensure real learning takes place and students make superior progress
To provide a nurturing classroom and academy environment that helps students to
develop as learners
To help to maintain/establish discipline across the whole academy
To contribute to the effective working of the academy
To contribute to the management of a faculty.
To play a role in quality assuring teaching, assessment and adherence to school policy
across the faculty.
Outcomes and Activities
Teaching and Learning
Enrich the curriculum with trips and visits to enhance the learning experience of all
With direction from the Head of Department and within the context of the academy’s
curriculum and schemes of work, plan and prepare effective teaching modules and
Contribute to the development of the faculty’s curriculum and schemes of work in
relevant subject area
Teach engaging and effective lessons that motivate, inspire and improve pupil attainment
Use regular assessments to set targets for students, monitor student progress and
respond accordingly to the results of such monitoring
To produce/contribute to oral and written assessments, reports and references relating
to individual and groups of pupils
Develop plans and processes for the classroom with measurable results and evaluate
those results to make improvements in student achievement
Ensure that all students achieve at least at chronological age level or, if well below level,
make significant and continuing progress towards achieving at chronological age level
Maintain regular and productive communication with pupils, parents and carers, to
report on progress, sanctions and rewards and all other communications
Provide or contribute to oral and written assessments, reports and references relating to
individual pupils and groups of pupils
Direct and supervise support staff assigned to lessons and when required participate in
related recruitment and selection activities
Implement and adhere to the academies behaviour management policy, ensuring the
health and well-being of pupils is maintained at all times
Participate in preparing pupils for external examinations.
Support the academy’s values and ethos by contributing to the development and
implementation of policies practices and procedures
Help create a strong academy community, characterised by consistent, orderly
behaviour and caring, respectful relationships
Help develop a small school/department culture and ethos that is utterly committed to
To be active in issues of student welfare and support
Support and work in collaboration with colleagues and other professional in and beyond
the school, covering lessons and providing other support as required.
Undertake , and when required, deliver or be part of the appraisal system and relevant
training and professional development
Undertake other various responsibilities as directed by the Head of Department or
This job description is not an exhaustive list and you will be expected to carry out any other
reasonable tasks as directed by your line manager.
|School type||Academy, Church of England|
|School size||557 pupils enrolled|
|Age range||11 to 18|
|Ofsted report||View Ofsted report|
|Website||Ark Alexandra Academy website (opens in a new window)|
Parkstone Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN34 2NT