4 days remaining to apply

  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    8 February 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    25 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 9-12 months

Pay scale

Main pay scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

Our Opportunity

A fantastic opportunity has arisen at Scalby School, Scarborough for the position of subject teacher within our English department.We are seeking to appoint an ambitious, talented and inspiring classroom practitioner to teach English across all ability groups in KS3 and KS4.The successful candidate will have excellent subject knowledge and the ability to inspire and motivate our ambitious and hardworking pupils.

Early Careers Teachers with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS/ECT) will also be considered for the role, and support will be provided.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

Confidence, enthusiasm and a passion for learning.

  • Experience in teaching GCSE English Language/Literature

  • Understanding and applying effective classroom management.
  • A relevant teaching qualification
  • Understanding and applying a range of teaching strategies.
  • Excellent English skills (clear written and spoken English) along with good reading, writing and numeracy skills.
  • Positively targeting and supporting individual learning needs.
  • To undertake professional duties as delegated by the Executive Headteacher/Head of School/Director of Learning for English.
  • To implement the aims and objectives of the school/trust and to understand and work within school/ trust policies to achieve these aims and objectives.

What the school offers its staff

Scalby School Scarborough

Scalby School is a successful and popular 11-16 community school based in picturesque seaside town of Scarborough on the North Yorkshire Coast. We currently have approximately 1000 students on roll. In recent years we have become the school of choice in our local community. Our P8 score in 2019 placed us in the top 20% of schools nationally again.

Our students are diverse, exciting and talented – and the same is true of our staff. We put huge emphasis on professional development, most of it in-house, and are proud of the highly effective teaching, which characterises our school. We are also noted for our ‘can do’ attitude. We are keen, always, to encourage new and/or young staff to make their mark as soon as they are ready.

A ‘Good’ school in every area as judged by Ofsted in 2012 and in 2019. We are constantly looking at ways to improve our learning offer, and are very ambitious improving the school further. Our aim is to provide a ‘Great’ education for the young people of our beautiful coastal community.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@coastandvale.academy

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About Scalby School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
990 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01723362301

School location

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