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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    22 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    10 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

There is the opportunity for a TLR2 for a suitably experienced candidate.

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Wadebridge School English Department is looking to complement its successful English team and we are seeking a lively and enthusiastic graduate to join our thriving school. You will be required to teach English across the full ability range and in all Key Stages and Drama at Key Stage 4. We study Eduqas English Language, AQA English Literature and Eduqas Drama.

What the school offers its staff

At Wadebridge we try to balance an unwavering focus on progress and achievement for all, with working tirelessly to support our young people in every aspect of their lives; standing alongside them to build the skills and strategies needed in order to remove barriers to their learning and/or social and emotional development. As a school we are committed to promoting the health and wellbeing of everyone in our school community and this starts with our staff: health and wellbeing is the number one priority on all our school improvement and professional growth plans. In 2020 our work in this area was recognised by Carnegie Centre of Excellence for Mental Health in Schools when we were achieved a Gold Award.

Some of the strategies we have implemented include:-

  • Over 110 colleagues at all levels have completed a two-day training programme with MHFA England to be certificated as Mental Health First Aiders
  • We have an extensive and highly effective student support team
  • A dedicated team of Health Champions focussing on strategies to promote positive staff wellbeing
  • Fully paid wellbeing time built into the school calendar each half term
  • The school subscribes to Education Support Employee Assistance Programme giving all staff access to a range of wellbeing support, advice on financial and legal matters as well as high quality online resources

Further details about the role

This dynamic department is well resourced and consists of a dedicated team of ten teachers who are committed and positive practitioners. The above post provides excellent opportunities for either experienced teachers, or newly qualified teachers and the successful applicants will be enthusiastic team players.

Commitment to safeguarding

Wadebridge School is committed to safeguarding children and the successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. All short-listed candidates will be subject to appropriate on-line/social media searches.
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About Wadebridge School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1066 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01208 812881

Arranging a visit to Wadebridge School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email rhughes@wadebridge.cornwall.sch.uk.

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