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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    19 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    2 May 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5



Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

Teacher of English

Start date: September 2024

Salary: MPS/UPS

Closing date: 11:59pm Sunday 19th May 2024

Owing to a Trust promotion, we are looking for an experienced English practitioner. You will have the ability to teach English across both schools and at all levels and disciplines, with a passion and commitment to change young people’s lives. As a minimum, you will have experience of taking a class through GCSE with A Level English Literature teaching experience as desirable.

The department supports a shared provision across the two specialist schools.

Courses currently taught are


AQA English Language

AQA English Literature

KS 5

AQA English Literature

Resit AQA English Language

There are currently five specialist English teachers in the curriculum team and there are large numbers of students studying A Level English Literature.

The department is well resourced both with regards to teaching expertise and physical resources to support learning. It has become the bedrock of the successful provision at KS 4 across both schools developing effective learning routines and structures that have enabled it to secure excellent outcomes for all students. The team has further developed during the last academic year leading the way in developing remote and blended learning.

What the school offers its staff

Liverpool Life Sciences UTC & The Studio continue to be a beacon for health sciences and creative and digital teaching in the UK and its work with leading universities and business partners makes it one of the most rewarding places to teach the subject you love. This role is ideal for teachers with the ability to deliver an exceptional learning experience to students in a culture and environment that allows for growth and development of both students and staff. We pride ourselves on developing young professionals built on respect and integrity.

With one of the largest sixth forms in the region we and as a member of the Northern Schools Trust, offer fantastic opportunities for staff to develop their careers within the context of a group of exceptional schools.

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This UTC is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Owing to new KCSIE changes, HR may undertake a public online search of all shortlisted candidates.

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)
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.

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About Liverpool Life Sciences UTC

School type
Free School, ages 14 to 19
Education phase
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School size
556 pupils enrolled
Age range
14 to 19

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