English Teacher

Queensbury Academy, Dunstable, Bedfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary Main pay range 1, £24,371,.00 to £24,371,.00 per year (full-time equivalent)

Job summary

To implement and deliver an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum for students and to support a designated curriculum for students and to support a designated curriculum area as appropriate.
To monitor and support the overall progress and development of students as a classroom teacher/form tutor.
To facilitate and encourage a learning experience which provides students with the opportunity to achieve their individual potential.
To contribute to raising standards of student attainment.
To share and support the academy’s responsibility to provide and monitor opportunities for personal and academic growth.

Essential educational requirements

• Delivery of Key Stage 4 English
• Understand the use of assessment in improving performance.
• Ability to use data for pupil performance.
• Understanding of performance difference between boys, girls and specific groups.
• A commitment to equality principles and practices.

Essential qualifications

• Graduate.
• Qualified Teacher
• Good Practitioner.
• Good Subject Knowledge.

Essential skills and experience

• Enthusiasm for and commitment to the achievement of the Academy’s overall vision for success at all levels.
• Willingness to work hard.
• Enthusiastic and exceptional teacher, with a proven track record of excellent results in public examinations.
• Flexible, adaptable, results orientated and able to prioritise, resilient under pressure.
• Awareness of and commitment to equal opportunities and valuing diversity.
• To command and demand respect from the school community.
• A commitment to “personalising learning” for all students in the Academy.
• Creativity and enthusiasm to promote a positive school image to the local and national community.
• Team Player.
• Sense of humour.
• Passion for the subject.

Employee benefits

We recognise that recruiting high quality staff is of the utmost importance as we continue to improve and expand. We offer a high-quality induction and support including many CPD opportunities to enhance career progression. We support staff with their well-being and workload to ensure they enjoy working here and they can make an impact.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1132 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Queensbury Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email suegadsden@queensburyacademy.com

About Queensbury Academy

School location

Langdale Road, Dunstable, Bedfordshire, LU6 3BU