Teacher of English

St Francis Xavier School, Richmond, North Yorkshire

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

The governors of this highly successful and oversubscribed school seek to appoint an enthusiastic, inspirational and talented English Teacher. This is an opportunity to join a dynamic and very successful team working in a school with excellent facilities and very high academic standards.
Please note you do not need to be a regular attender at Church but you do need to be happy to support the Christian ethos of the school.

Essential educational requirements

• Qualified teacher Status, or working towards
• Ability to teach English to KS3 and KS4

Essential qualifications

• Qualified teacher Status, or working towards

Essential skills and experience

• Evidence of successful experience/teaching practice as a classroom teacher of English
• To have knowledge of and confidence in the use of pupil performance data
• To have a good understanding of English, both its teaching and assessment.
• Understanding of strategies to raise achievement across Key Stages
To have a good knowledge of current educational issues and initiatives
• Ability to make lessons active, lively and focussed on pupil needs
• To be able to work with other adults both inside and outside of the classroom
• To be able to set clear objectives and targets for pupils, developing teaching sequences that show an ability to meet pupils’ academic needs
• To be able to use positive behaviour management systems to ensure pupils’ behaviour is conducive to learning

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic/Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 519 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Francis Xavier School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email contact@sfxschool.org.uk

About St Francis Xavier School

School location

Darlington Road, Richmond, North Yorkshire, DL10 7DA