Teacher of English

Brompton Academy, Gillingham, Kent


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subjects English Language, English Literature
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £25,000 to £39,413

Job summary

Applications are welcome from NQTs, School Direct, as well as experienced teachers

We are seeking an enthusiastic, forward thinking Teacher of English with energy, intellectual capacity and determination to join our successful English Department, and make a difference to the lives, aspirations and opportunities of our young people. For the right candidate, there may also be the opportunity to receive an additional allowance for responsibility within the 6th Form area.

If successful, you will join our academy and trust wide supportive learning environment, characterised by open management, with the knowledge that you will enjoy the full support and care of our pragmatic (and down to earth) leadership team.

We have fantastic new buildings, with outstanding facilities, and Apple technologies for all, enabling us to enhance and support cutting edge learning strategies required for continuous improvement.

Brompton Academy, part of the newly formed University of Kent Academies Trust is an extremely popular oversubscribed academy with a current Ofsted rating of Good and a 400+ Adult learner education programme.

Visits to the school by prospective candidates are warmly welcomed. To arrange a visit or discuss this position, please email: recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk

For further information, please visit: http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk

To apply, please use one of the below methods:
• Email your CV, clearly stating the role you’re applying for, to: recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk (Note, applicants invited to interview will be required to complete an application form in due course)

• Download an application form from our website www.bromptonacademy.org.uk

Candidates are being considered upon receipt, and so early application is recommended to avoid disappointment.

The University of Kent Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Essential educational requirements

• Good honours degree
• Qualified Teacher Status.
• Ongoing relevant CPD and a commitment to
continuous learning for life.

Essential qualifications

• Good honours degree
• Qualified Teacher Status.
• Ongoing relevant CPD and a commitment to
continuous learning for life.

Essential skills and experience

See our job description via our website http://www.bromptonacademy.org.uk

Employee benefits

Salary of £25,000 - £39,413 (depending on experience) + up to £3,000 incentive bonus

Additional Responsibility Allowance may be available for exceptional candidates

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1312 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Brompton Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@universityofkentacademiestrust.org.uk

School location

Marlborough Road, Gillingham, Kent, ME7 5HT