15 days remaining to apply

  • Closing date

    10 February 2023 at 12:30pm

  • Date listed

    13 January 2023

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

ULT Teachers' Pay Range plus TLR

Second in English job summary

Since becoming an academy in September 2009, Kettering Buccleuch Academy has seen many exciting changes. We are an all-through academy catering for students aged 4-18. We moved into our new, purpose-built building in January 2013. The academy continues to go from strength to strength, with happy and motivated staff, a supportive culture and plenty of opportunities for personal growth with our excellent staff CPD offer. We offer a range of benefits including our wellbeing and workload manifesto, Perkbox, covering lifestyle and retail benefits including childcare vouchers, a car lease scheme, cycle to work etc., subsidised meals and an on-site gym which is free for all staff to use.

We welcome visits to our school so that you can experience the unique ethos of Kettering Buccleuch Academy for yourself. If you would like to visit the academy, please contact Miss Millsop, PA to the Principal, on 01536 515644 or via email to WendyMillsop@kba.uk

The role

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a Second in charge of English to join and support the leadership of our amazing English team at Kettering Buccleuch Academy from September 2023 or earlier. As Second in Charge, you will work alongside the Head of Department to help support and ensure outstanding progress for all students in the school. You will have a close eye for detail whilst at the same time retaining the highest possible standards. You are incredibly tenacious with a high level of emotional intelligence. You are an exemplary teacher of English and are fully committed to providing an excellent learning experience for students at the academy. You will play a major role in improving teaching and learning across the English department.

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a successful and rapidly improving academy. We are driven by a forward thinking philosophy and a vibrant, positive culture. In a friendly and welcoming school, with supportive colleagues, you’ll be able to make a real impact on our academy and on the lives of children across the country. We offer excellent opportunities for professional development to help you further your career and a supportive and friendly environment in which our staff have plenty of opportunity to grow and develop.

If you want to have a virtual tour of our stunning school, please take a look here: https://my.matterport.com/show/?m=UQ5EMSsRQmi

About You

You will have Qualified Teacher Status. You’re an inspiring practitioner with a proven track record of success within a secondary school setting.

The successful candidate will be a strong classroom practitioner with Qualified Teacher Status who motivates and inspires our students with their passion for English.

In return we are offering a highly attractive salary, along with the benefits of being part of United Learning, opportunities to share good practice and collaborate with colleagues across every phase of education.

In return we are offering a highly attractive salary, along with the benefits of being part of United Learning, opportunities to share good practice and collaborate with colleagues across every phase of education.

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About Kettering Buccleuch Academy

School type
Academy, Christian, ages 4 to 18
School size
1851 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 18

Since becoming an academy in September 2009, Kettering Buccleuch Academy has seen many exciting changes. We are an all-through academy catering for students aged 4-18. We moved into our new, purpose-built building in January 2013. The academy continues to go from strength to strength, with happy and motivated staff, a supportive culture and plenty of opportunities for personal grown with our excellent staff CPD offer. We offer a range of benefits including our wellbeing and workload manifesto, Perkbox, covering lifestyle and retail benefits including Childcare vouchers, a car lease scheme, cycle to work etc., subsidised meals and an on-site gym which is free for all staff to use.

We welcome visits to our school so that you can experience the unique ethos of Kettering Buccleuch Academy for yourself. If you would like to visit the academy, please contact Miss Millsop, PA to the Principal, on 01536 515644 or via email to WendyMillsop@kba.uk.

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