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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    21 March 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 March 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£28,000 - £43,685

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • be a well-qualified English teacher with a record of planning and delivering lessons that are engaging, challenging and enjoyable to pupils of all ability levels.
  • have a PGCE qualification and QTS (or will have by September 2023).
  • be a proficient ICT user to enhance their teaching.
  • have the ability to teach pupils throughout KS3, KS4 and KS5.
  • be able to inspire and make positive relationships with students to encourage great learning.
  • have an excellent understanding of the components that compromise outstanding teaching and learning.
  • have evidence of supporting students to reach their full potential.
  • be a resilient character with a strong personal drive.
  • contribute to teamwork within the Faculty and the school as a whole.
  • have high expectations and commitment to the wider life of the school.

What the school offers its staff

  • the opportunity to work in one of the highest performing schools in Cheshire East and an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ (January 2023) school.
  • a pleasant, working environment in well maintained and equipped classrooms on a mature campus in the heart of Alsager in rural Cheshire East.
  • to work alongside a collaborative, forward thinking Head and Senior Leadership Team whose priority is to support and develop you.
  • a dedicated, hardworking and supportive English team all passionate about their subject.
  • friendly and highly motivated students who are keen to learn and take pride in their achievements.
  • a comprehensive induction programme when joining the school as an ECT, including your own dedicated mentor.
  • an outstanding professional development programme with the opportunity to share best practice within your own faculty and with staff from other specialisms.
  • a laptop to use whilst in employment.
  • a large, modern and comfortable communal staff room to relax in during your breaks.
  • employee of the week scheme.
  • part of the Cheshire Teaching School Hub.
  • superb on-site catering at very competitive prices.
  • complementary ‘breakfast sandwiches’ each month on pay day and biscuits every Friday!
  • reduced staff rate membership of £13 per month for state of the art gym facilities, including a swimming pool for on-site Leisure Centre Fitness Suite.
  • free on-site parking.
  • good road/rail links with access to Manchester city centre and the airport in under an hour.
  • children of staff who have worked at the school for two or more years are counted as part of our over subscription criteria.

Commitment to safeguarding

Alsager School is committed to promoting and safeguarding the welfare of all students and expects all staff to share this commitment.

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About Alsager School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1568 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01270 871100

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email n.darley-new@alsagerschool.org.

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