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English Teacher - Maternity Cover

The Burton Borough School, Newport, Shropshire, TF10 7DS

This job expired on 28 November 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Start date details

    Required ASAP through to the end of Spring Term 2023

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Required until the end of spring term 2023

Full-time equivalent salary

ECT’s/MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Has real enthusiasm for their subject and a commitment to teaching English
  • Teaches engaging and challenging lessons that promote students’ abilities to learn independently and to respond effectively to feedback
  • Believes that English has an important role to play in the development of students’ skills, knowledge and understanding
  • Is able to contribute to the English team and take an active part in curriculum planning and preparation
  • Is able to instill in students a love of English
  • Recognises the value of learning beyond the classroomin enhancing the understanding and experience of the world in which we live
  • Is keen to work in a school which is held in high esteem by its parents and who want further to extend this reputation for excellence
  • Is prepared to accept and endorse the aims and policies of the school as outlined in the accompanying documentation

What the school offers its staff

  • A professional learning culture that is highly focused on developing your teaching craft
  • A strong community ethos built through a small School System, with each School retaining a strong sense of identity
  • A ‘stage not age’ attitude to career development opportunities
  • A school that provides rich opportunities for extra-curricular activities including the Duke of Edinburgh Scheme, team sports, dramatic performances, amongst others.

Further details about the role

Burton Borough is a vibrant and inclusive mixed Community School of 1170 students, situated on the Shropshire/ Staffordshire border within the pleasant market town of Newport. We were awarded the Gold Mental Health Award from the Carnegie School of Mental Health in April 2019 and are the first school in England to be recognised by Public Health England for the work we do in this area. Our location provides easy access to/ from Shrewsbury, Stafford, Telford and Wolverhampton.

Commitment to safeguarding

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the school.

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About The Burton Borough School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1154 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01952386500

Burton Borough is a vibrant and inclusive mixed Comprehensive School of 1157 students, situated on the Shropshire/ Staffordshire border within the pleasant market town of Newport. We were awarded the Gold Mental Health Award from the Carnegie School of Mental Health in April 2019 and are the first school in England to be recognised by Public Health England for the work we do in this area. Our location provides easy access to/ from Shrewsbury, Stafford, Telford and Wolverhampton. The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will need to undertake a DBS enhanced clearance for the school.

Arranging a visit to The Burton Borough School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment.bbs@taw.org.uk.

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