This is an exciting
opportunity for a dynamic and committed Teacher to contribute to our success.
English is committed to developing and embedding a diverse and inclusive
curriculum which represents our children and the communities they come from in
order to prepare them as citizens of the global community.
A great chance to work with a strong, fun and enthusiastic
opportunity to join a successful and ambitious school.
stimulating and creative working environment
an exceptional CPD provision for
all staff, working in collaboration and sharing best practice across the Trust.
The opportunity to work with
children from a range of backgrounds and to celebrate their progress and
The ideal candidate
The ability to teach subject to students of all ages 11-16
and preferably 11-18(KS3, GCSE and A Level)
A demonstrable understanding of how children learn.
The ability to differentiate and scaffold learning
according to student’s needs.
The ability to accurately assess the skills and abilities
of students and provide diagnostic coaching for improvement
The ability to interpret schemes of work to create
detailed lesson plans that are inclusive and show clear progression in the
Be a team player, with a ‘can do’ solution focused
Possess outstanding personal integrity and communication
Benefits of working for us include:
Free on-site parking
Access to a free Employee
Assistance Programme, offering mental health and wellbeing support
Cycle to work scheme
Free tea and coffee making
sick pay and annual leave
Stratton is a vibrant
Upper School with around 900 students on roll. Due to considerable housing
development within and around Biggleswade, the school is set to grow
significantly, including a longer- term plan to admit students
at Y7 and then Y8 to an overall capacity of 1650 students from diverse
backgrounds and communities. We are very much looking forward to this growth in
our school community and you could be a part of this. We are proud of our large
and successful Sixth Form and the breadth of curriculum we are able to offer
our post-16 students. In every respect we are a truly comprehensive school with
a full ability range. As the only provider of Key Stage 4 and 5 education in
the town, our challenge is to move effortlessly between preparing Year 13
students for top universities to working with students who, without our
support, would have rejected the concept of education. Our students are our
best advertisement, although closely followed by our dedicated, creative and
Meridian Trust is a values-led organisation
that has risen to be one of the highest performing academy groups in the
country. The Trust was formed in 2011 and is founded on its commitment to a
high-quality educational provision for all at the heart of local
communities. The Trust currently
operates 28 schools across Bedfordshire, Cambridgeshire, Peterborough,
Lincolnshire and Northamptonshire and has forged strong links within all these
communities. We are committed to high quality professional development and
career opportunities for all staff. To
find out more about the Trust, please visit: www.meridiantrust.co.uk
For more information about the role please
download the Applicant Information Pack included with this advert.
Closing date for applications: 11st February 2024
Interview date: 13th February 2024
The school reserve the right to appoint before the
Recruitment agencies need not contact the school until after the closing date
The Trust is committed to diversity and
inclusion and equality of opportunity for all staff and applications from
individuals are encouraged regardless of age, disability, sex, gender
reassignment, sexual orientation, race, religion or belief and marriage and
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the
welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to
share this commitment. All appointments will be subject to pre-employment
checks, including an enhanced check with the Disclosure & Barring Service
(DBS), as well as social media checks.
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