22 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    01.03.2023

  • Closing date

    18 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Temporary

Full-time equivalent salary

MPR/UPR (£28,000 - £43,685 pro rata)

What skills and experience we're looking for

Samuel Ward Academy are looking to appoint a dynamic teacher to join the English department. This post would be suitable for an ECT or a more experienced teacher.

We are looking for staff of the highest calibre who have an excellent understanding of the subject and have the ability to motivate, challenge and inspire our students and are capable of making a positive contribution to teaching and learning at Samuel Ward Academy.

What the school offers its staff

In return, we can offer excellent induction and training to support professional development to all at a school level.

Samuel Ward is a highly successful oversubscribed 11-18 co-educational academy. We are situated in pleasant surroundings on the western edge of Suffolk, within easy reach of Cambridge and Bury St Edmunds. We benefit from excellent facilities, and our new £10m building opened in April 2019.

Commitment to safeguarding

We may hold interviews as and when applications are received and we encourage you to apply as soon as possible and advise you check the job information as per the listing on our careers site. In line with safer recruitment, we are unable to accept CVs. Unity Schools Partnership is committed to safer recruitment, equal opportunities, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check will be required.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

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About Samuel Ward Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1221 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01440 760333

Arranging a visit to Samuel Ward Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email KFranks@samuelward.co.uk.

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