MPS or UPS salary scale £25,714 - £41,604 per annum)
We have created this post with a core vision in mind; the delivery of high quality teaching and learning. This includes the continuing development of teachers that can engage and inspire future generations of our students. The successful candidate will have the potential to be a classroom teacher of the highest calibre.
We believe we offer a unique NQT programme which benefits not only from a reduced teaching timetable in the first year, but mentoring by one of our Lead Practitioners to help and support you in becoming an outstanding teacher. The extra time given over to your wider development could be used researching/developing the latest good practice in science, observing your mentor in lessons and preparing quality lessons that get the best from our students.
Free on-site staff gym
• Subsidised healthcare cash plan
• Cyclescheme (tax exempt loans for purchase of bicycles up to £1000)
• Enhanced maternity scheme
• Occupational Health including a confidential counselling service
• Life insurance through the pension scheme
Applying for the job
To apply please write a letter of application (2 sides of A4 - maximum), which explains how you can fulfil the person specification and what you will bring to the role, together with completing all questions on the Light Hall School application form. Please remember to include contact details of two referees, one of whom should be your current/most recent Headteacher.
We are a co-educational comprehensive of 1200 students aged 11-16, located to the west of Solihull Town centre in the district of Shirley. We draw students from Solihull and Birmingham. Our intake has a broad mix of both attainment and socio-economic backgrounds.
We have an excellent staff team. Each individual, be they teacher or support staff, is committed and hard working. Our students are enthusiastic and friendly. They are respectful, polite and very well mannered. Relationships between students and staff are highly positive.
In our annual surveys, both parents and students rate the school highly.
Arranging a visit to Light Hall School
Unfortunately visits to the school are not possible at the moment, however, you may look at our virtual tour at the link here https://www.lighthall.co.uk/virtual-tour/