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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    22 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 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

MPS1 to UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • Experience teaching English & English Literature to KS3/KS4
  • Valuable CPD in current role or on QTS/PGCE programme if ECT
  • Desirable - ability to teach English Literature to KS5
  • Desirable - knowledge of Rosenshine's Principles of Instruction
  • Please see application pack for more information

What the school offers its staff

  • Friendly, welcoming staff
  • Well-behaved students who are keen to learn
  • Comprehensive induction programme
  • Support from dedicated ECT mentor (as required)
  • Commitment to DFE Well-Being Charter and own Charter (see application pack)

Further details about the role

The English & Arts Faculty is an outstanding team of seven colleagues who are very experienced practitioners. ECT mentoring would be provided in the faculty and whole-school. Results are very strong at both GCSE and A-level with P8 figures of around +0.7 and the majority of students secure A*-B at A-level. Students enjoy three hours of English in KS3 rising to four in Year 9 and again in Year 11. At A-level classes are split between two teachers for 9 hours a fortnight

Commitment to safeguarding

The school priorities the well-being, safety and safeguarding of all pupils and staff. More information can be found on our website (Safeguarding & Child Protection policy). We also comply with all aspects of Keeping Children Safe in Education and this includes carrying out Police checks for those who have lived abroad as well as online searches for appointed candidates.

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About Newport Girls' High School Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
737 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Email address
Phone number
01952 797550

NGHS is an outstanding (2022 & 2019) girls' grammar school in the north Midlands. The school is a single academy within Telford & Wrekin local authority. The school has won many awards in recent years for its hard work in improving pastoral care, mental health support and is the 2020 West Midlands Secondary School of the Year.

Students at NGHS are polite, courteous and keen to learn. Parents are supportive and staff are very friendly. The well-being of all staff is taken very seriously - see the Well-being Charter in our application pack.

Arranging a visit to Newport Girls' High School Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email jobs@nghs.org.uk.

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