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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 May 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    19 April 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subject

English

Working pattern

Full time: 195 days a year

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

M1 to UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

• A good degree in an appropriate discipline related to English

• A teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

• A strong and secure subject knowledge in English up to GCSE

• Recent and relevant teaching experience

• Experience of assessment at key stage 3 and 4

• Awareness of the strategies available for improving the learning and achievement of all students

• A good understanding of curriculum developments in English

• Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies

• An understanding of how assessment for learning can improve student performance

• Confidence in the use of standard computer packages and how these can be used to enhance student learning

• Able to use student level data to raise standards

• Able to work independently and collaboratively as a member of a team

• Enthusiasm for your subject area

• Creative in problem solving together with willingness to take on and try new approaches and ideas

• Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential safeguarding issues

• Able to communicate both orally and in writing to students and their parents

• Able to communicate high expectations to all students

• Willingness to share good practice across the department and beyond

What the school offers its staff

We offer an extensive range of opportunities, incentives and benefits with this post including:

  • Financial, offering unlimited access to a huge range of discounts on holidays, days out, retailer and cashback deals inc. Curry’s, John Lewis, Tesco and B&Q to name but a few.
  • Lifestyle and Wellbeing, discounted & flexible gym memberships, eye care vouchers, cycle 2 work/Technology scheme, free annual flu jab and 24/7 access to a market leading Employee Assistance Programme providing expert information specialist advisors trained by Citizens Advice and access to professionally qualified counsellors accredited by the British Association for Counselling and Psychotherapy.
  • Motoring, access to an employee vehicle leasing scheme*,discounted vehicle repairs and discounts on car/van hire.
  • Pension, excellent employer/employee contributory pension scheme with the Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS)
  • Personal and professional, we offer a range of training and development opportunities for you to grow and develop.

*Subject to ensuring NMW is maintained.

Commitment to safeguarding

Carlton le Willows Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure by the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS Check).

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About Carlton le Willows Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
Up to 2125 pupils
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
0115 9565008

Carlton le Willows Academy is a thriving and successful school committed to supporting the personal growth and academic success of all its students. Once you step through the doors you will find dedicated, enthusiastic staff working with committed and focused students, keen to achieve their very best.

An exciting place to learn, the Academy boasts a brand new state of the art building and a purpose-built sixth form centre. There is currently more work ongoing in our West block to create new science labs and purpose built classrooms – all designed to ensure a bright future for the generations of students to come.

The Carlton le Willows family is proud of our long-standing record of academic achievement with students’ results consistently placing us amongst the top performing schools in the county.

Carlton le Willows students know that they come to a happy school where discipline, hard work and learning go hand in hand with respect, courtesy and kindness.

Arranging a visit to Carlton le Willows Academy

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

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