Teacher of English

Okehampton College, Okehampton, Devon, EX20 1PW

This job expired on 1 July 2022

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    1 July 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    16 June 2022

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Teacher of English job summary

 We are looking to appoint a highly committed, enthusiastic and outstanding teacher to join an energetic and forward-thinking faculty to teach English across Key Stages 3 and 4, with perhaps the potential to teach English Literature at KS5.  You will have the ability to teach exciting, innovative and engaging English lessons where students’ learning is the focus.  
This post would be suitable for either experienced teachers or NQTs looking to work within an extremely supportive team and further develop their skills. 

Okehampton College was granted Teaching School status April 2016 and established The Dartmoor Teaching Schools Alliance (DTSA), with over 90 schools as members across Devon. The establishment of DTSA has enhanced the quality of teaching and learning for our students and created opportunities for professional development for our staff, so that the opportunities for development and career progression within the organisation are superb.  We are delighted to be part of The Dartmoor Multi- Academy Trust which came into effect on 1st January 2018.  Our Trust consists of a total of 3 secondary schools and 14 primary schools and provides further opportunity for sharing good practice and resources and for staff development.  All schools in Dartmoor Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.                                                               The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure Barring Service (DBS). 

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About Okehampton College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1417 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01409 259613

 Our College motto is Nil Satis Nisi Optimum which translated means ‘nothing but the best is good enough’. This motto is central to our ethos as we strive to provide an outstanding education in an environment where a resilient and confident student body aspire to make well above expected progress in an atmosphere of mutual respect. At Okehampton College traditional values, high standards and a strong sense of community underpin our desire to develop successful, well rounded individuals able to work and live well in the 21st Century.

Okehampton College is a member of the Dartmoor Multi-Academy Trust (DMAT). This partnership has given us a great opportunity to share resources and expertise; working together we can continue to raise standards, maximise the learning opportunities for our students and prepare them fully for the challenges that lie ahead. 

Arranging a visit to Okehampton College

 If you would like to find out more about the post, or arrange a visit to the school, please contact  Charlotte Vukova on 01837 650910 (Ext 204) or email cvukova@okehamptoncollege.devon.sch.uk 

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