Teacher of English

Hollingworth Academy, Rochdale, Lancashire, OL16 3DR

2 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    27 June 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    10 June 2022

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Teacher of English job summary

We are looking for an individual with a passion for English and a strong commitment to making a difference to the lives of our pupils. We require an inspirational classroom practitioner who will ensure that our pupils make outstanding progress across Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4. We want people who strive for excellence, are keen to keep up-to-date with best practice, and have a drive for continuous improvement to join our ambitious and supportive team.

This could also be an exciting opportunity for an ambitious PE teacher, looking to improve their employability and skillset by gaining valuable experience in teaching English at our school from September 2022. For non-specialist applicants, a subject enhancement CPD package would be in place to support the change in specialism.

We are looking for a great practitioner and in return, we will offer comprehensive training, plus the support of our talented and experienced English Department and Senior Leadership Team. If you are looking for an opportunity to broaden your skill-set, our Trust has a proven track record of developing its staff through professional development opportunities both externally and internally.

Applying for the job

To apply for this position please download the application form and supporting documentation and send completed applications to applications@hollingworthacademy.co.uk by the closing date.

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About Hollingworth Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1332 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
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Hollingworth Academy is now one of two schools in the recently formed Hollingworth Learning Trust along with Newhouse Academy. Hollingworth Learning Trust’s core purpose is to make a positive difference to the lives of its children. Its role as a sponsor of both schools is to provide the support, challenge, expertise and resources necessary to significantly improve the provision for education.

Every school Hollingworth Learning Trust works with is on a journey towards becoming world class. Our Trust exists to support school improvement and share innovation in order to raise standards, improve provision and unlock potential.

Here at Hollingworth Academy, we believe that everyone excels everyday. This ethos is built on our core values of RESPECT, RESPONSIBILITY and RESILIENCE and these values are at the heart of everything we do. We want considerate and confident young adults who are respected within their community, capable of successfully entering further education, employment and training. We will always have the highest expectations for all of our pupils, as their success is our success. We are extremely proud of our pupils and their achievements. Indeed, visitors frequently comment that they are confident, respectful, thoughtful and articulate young people.

We heavily invest in our staff with a wide range of professional learning opportunities, which include fully funded Masters Degrees, Teaching Leaders and an extensive range of CPD opportunities throughout the year. In addition, we actively look to develop leadership skills and promotion potential through TLR opportunities. This role is excellent preparation for the post holder to secure promotion in the future.

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