Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3

Subject

English

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000 - £46,525

Additional allowances

TLR 2a £3,214

What skills and experience we're looking for

The successful candidate will:

  • Believe that high performance is possible for the vast majority of children, not just a few.

  • Be an excellent classroom practitioner.
  • Be innovative and inspirational to both pupils and colleagues.

What the school offers its staff

The successful candidate will join the school at an exciting time:

  • We are a Living Wage Employer.
  • The school is part of Albany Learning Trust, a tight knit academy trust and has links across the region, nationally and internationally with other schools, trusts and education organisations.
  • Behaviour of students in our schools is excellent.

Further details about the role

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and energetic teacher leader to join our ‘world class school’.

Albany Academy is a highly successful and popular 11-16 school situated in Chorley, Lancashire. With 725 pupils currently on roll, the school provides an excellent education within a nurturing and caring environment where every student is well known by every member of staff.

The governors are looking to appoint an experienced and successful teacher to help lead English within our Languages Faculty. Working alongside the Faculty Leader, the KS3 English Lead will help develop colleagues, the curriculum and the quality of teaching. We are seeking a candidate to teach English.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to vacancies@albanyacademy.co.uk

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About Albany Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
723 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01257 244020

Albany Academy is a highly successful and popular 11-16 school situated in Chorley, Lancashire. With 727 pupils currently on roll, the school provides an excellent education within a nurturing and caring environment where every student is well known by every member of staff and are proud to be a member of Albany Learning Trust, the first school trust of its type in Lancashire.

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