Do you have the ambition and
determination to secure positive outcomes for young people? Do you want to work
in a forward-thinking and aspirational academy that places learning at the
heart of everything it does, where your professional development is important
to us and your innovation valued? If so we want to hear from you.
We now have a fantastic opportunity for an
English Teacher to join
our high performing, collaborative English department, and teach English
Language and Literature at key stages 3 and 4.
This position requires a qualified and dedicated English teacher with
passion and drive, who believes that every student can achieve their full
The ideal candidate will:
- Be an inspiring teacher with real passion and enthusiasm for the
subject with excellent subject knowledge
- Be committed to delivering an excellent standard of teaching for
all students every lesson
- Set themselves and their students high standards and have high
- Be a good communicator and a strong team player
- Have a willingness to contribute to the department and whole school
projects, including the extra-curricular life of the Academy
- Have a thorough knowledge of present curriculum developments,
particularly those relating to English
- Are a Rights
Respecting Gold award school with a strong family ethos where individuals
are respected and valued.
- Are committed
to continuous improvement and creative and innovative in our approach to
all aspects of school life.
- Offer a whole
range of opportunities to further develop colleagues’ teaching skills and
- Are well
resourced and ICT rich.
part of the WHA Multi Academy Trust that provides numerous professional development
opportunities and free on-site parking
‘Outstanding, resilient and loving’ is how one of our students described
our school during our last Ofsted inspection, so we know you would love it here
– our friendly, supportive staff always go the extra mile for their
students. We are an Ofsted rated Good school, come and join us on our
journey to Outstanding.
Informal conversations are warmly welcomed.
This post is suitable for a teacher currently in
their NQT /ECT year(s) or an experienced teacher.
CVs will not be accepted.
We value our people and are dedicated to making
sure that everybody feels empowered to bring their authentic self to work. We
have an outstanding opportunity to work at Saltley Academy as an English Teacher.
We promise to treat all candidates fairly,
consistently and with respect throughout the application, assessment, and
We are also “happy to talk flexible working”
subject to the operational requirements of the role.
This post is exempt from the
Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order
1975, 2013 and 2020. Which means that when applying for certain jobs and
activities certain spent convictions and cautions are ‘protected’, so they do
not need to be disclosed to employers, and if they are disclosed, employers
cannot take them into account. Further information about filtering offences can
be found in the DBS
This post is covered by Part 7 of the
Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English
is an essential requirement for this role.
Saltley Academy is committed to safeguarding and
promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to
share this commitment. An enhanced DBS
check is required for all successful applicants.
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