TEACHER OF ENGLISH - 12 month contract

The Westleigh School, Leigh, Lancashire, WN7 5NL

This job expired on 24 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    24 May 2022 at 4:00pm

  • Date listed

    18 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (12 months)


M1 – U3 £25,917 - £42,020 FTE salary per annum

TEACHER OF ENGLISH - 12 month contract job summary

We are seeking to appoint a creative, inspirational and dedicated classroom practitioner to join the English Faculty at this exciting time of growth. The role would suit an experienced teacher or an ECT, and would provide an opportunity to play a pivotal role in the continued development of English within the school. Teaching and learning is at the heart of everything we do and our teachers are second to none in their pursuit of teaching excellence. We expect to appoint someone who has the ability to raise student achievement for all and the desire to continually update and challenge
their teaching and learning skills.

Uniting with The Shaw Education Trust brings with it new opportunities and a wealth of resources to supplement our mission to improve outcomes for all our students. Colleagues will have access to a large range of well-established training opportunities, such as a fully funded L5 Instructional Coaching qualification or Accelerated Leadership training,
for those aspiring to Middle Leadership. Outstanding teachers will also achieve Trust Professional Advocate designation, which provides exciting opportunities to support colleagues within both The Westleigh School and across other SET schools to share best practice. With this brings the opportunity to engage in the cross-trust peer review and Trust CPD

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About The Westleigh School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
893 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01942 202 580

The Westleigh School enjoys a successful partnership with the Shaw Education Trust, which is a growing multi academy trust led by an Executive Leadership Team steeped in school leadership and improvement experience. Working with the Shaw Education Trust also allows colleagues to access a large range of well-established training opportunities and work
alongside like-minded professionals across a range of schools.

At The Westleigh School, each pupil can feel that they belong to a caring and supportive environment. The school/academy is committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of students and expects all staff to share this
commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening including a DBS

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