Teacher of English East Point Academy, Lowestoft, Suffolk

Job description

East Point Academy
Teacher of English
Salary: MPS/UPS
Permanent / Full time
Starting Easter 2020
NQTs welcome to apply

East Point Academy, Lowestoft’s top performing school, is looking for an inspiring enthusiastic, inspiring, and ambitious teacher of English to join our team; a teacher who shares our belief that all pupils have the right to succeed and have access to the very best education.

We’re looking for an outstanding teacher, who is flexible, highly motivated, and passionate with a commitment and a passion for our vision of excellence, championing aspirational educational standards for all young people. You will be keen to deliver a broad, balanced and inclusive curriculum for students. You will know how to monitor and support the overall progress and development of students and contribute to raising standards and student attainment.

The first secondary school to see the sunrise every day, East Point Academy is a great place to work. Our latest Ofsted rated us Outstanding for leadership and management, with an overall rating of Good.

We are part of the Inspiration Trust, ranked as the country’s top family of comprehensive schools for pupil progress to GCSE, and work closely with our fellow schools across the region. We are committed to offering excellent professional and learning opportunities for our staff, with a busy programme of continuing professional development courses delivered by some of the country’s best educational thinkers and practitioners.

Outside of work, you can enjoy some of the best beaches in England, the unique waterways of the Norfolk and Suffolk Broads, and the beautiful Waveney and Yare Valleys. The historic and vibrant city of Norwich is in easy reach, as is Suffolk’s county town, Ipswich.

To apply for this role please complete the online application forms at www.inspirationtrust.org

Closing date for applications: Tuesday 28th January 2020
Interview date: Week Commencing 10th February 2020

Inspiration 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 staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Please see Job Description for further information.


About East Point Academy

East Point Academy is Lowestoft's top performing high school, helping to unlock the potential of this great coastal community. Students make more progress with us than at any other local school, and go on to achieve the best results. In autumn 2016 Ofsted rated us as good with outstanding leadership and management, making us the highest rated school in Lowestoft. We are part of the Inspiration Trust family of schools, and work together with colleagues across East Anglia to bring the best educational opportunities to our young people.

Address
Kirkley Run, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 0UQ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
East Point Academy website (opens in a new window)