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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    15 May 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    17 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • The ability to teach English up to KS4
  • A thorough knowledge of the National Curriculum changes for English
  • An enthusiasm and passion for the teaching of English
  • Excellent subject knowledge
  • The ability to develop effective working relationship with students
  • The ability to command the respect of staff and students alike
  • The ability to work as a supportive team member
  • Excellent classroom teaching & management skills
  • A high degree of organisational ability
  • A commitment to continued professional development
  • A willingness to share best practice and learn from others
  • Experience of using ICT in English
  • A willingness to take part in extra-curricular activities

What the school offers its staff

  • Excellent CPD opportunities
  • An opportunity to join a well-established, committed and successful team in an Academy with a strong ethos of teamwork and support
  • An opportunity to join a friendly and supportive staff
  • Free on-site parking
  • Occupational Health and Pension
  • Excellent facilities

Commitment to safeguarding

Kirkby High School acknowledges the duty of care to safeguard and promote the welfare of children and is committed to ensuring safeguarding practice reflects statutory responsibilities, government guidance and complies with best practice standards and Ofsted requirements.

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About Kirkby High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
949 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
0151 477 8710

Kirkby High School is a vastly improving 11-16 mixed
comprehensive of around 960 students where we continually strive
to provide the highest standards for our whole school community. All
staff at Kirkby High School fully embrace our philosophy: Excellence
for All.

Kirkby High School stands at the centre of our local community and
we believe that we offer our young people guidance and aspiration
to be the best they can be in all aspects of life. Quality teaching and
learning, supported by reliable pastoral systems, ensure that
students are preparing well for later life.

We believe in building a culture of resilience and tolerance in which
our students can thrive. Our aim is to increase our students’ selfbelief
and to show them that they can be what they want to be.

Arranging a visit to Kirkby High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email admin@kirkbyhighschool.net.

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