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  • Start date details

    Academic Year 2024/2025

  • Closing date

    13 December 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    30 November 2023

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding and motivated teacher to join our strong English team. Your drive, determination, desire to make a difference, and student focused thinking is more important to us than your experience. We offer an environment where an ambitious and innovative teacher and future leader will thrive and progress. This post will suit an early career or experienced teacher with the talents and skills to enable our students to succeed. A leadership role could be possible for the right candidate. You will support our drive to create exceptional experiences and have an aptitude for working with students to overcome barriers to learning.

What the school offers its staff

Employees of the Trust have access to:

  • Supported and funded professional development up to and including Masters level study
  • Career pathways across the Trust
  • The Teachers Pension Scheme
  • Occupational Health Services
  • ‘Vivup’ – employee benefits scheme offering discount at retail, travel, theme park and leisure providers
  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Family friendly policies

Further details about the role

This is an exciting time to join Barr’s Hill School and The Futures Trust. We are passionate about building brighter futures for our young people, and are driven by a set of compelling values:

1. Students First – students, staff, leaders, governors and trustees totally focused upon the educational benefit of our students within a safe and supportive environment

2. It’s about learning – students, staff, leaders, governors and trustees totally focused upon developing and improving learning underpinned by harmonious and trusting relationships

3. No Barriers – no excuses, only support to ensure students, staff, leaders, governors and trustees maximise the academic achievement of students whilst enabling them to develop and flourish as well-rounded individuals

Barr’s Hill is an 11-18 inner city school in the heart of Coventry. Our diverse student population is one of the many strengths of the school. We are looking for people who are ready to work with us on the next phase of our journey. History is a thriving and popular subject, taught at all key stages, with students leaving us each year to top University courses.

Staff at Barr’s Hill School are supported by experienced teachers, Middle and Senior Leaders who commit generously of their time to train and develop colleagues. The School offers focused CPD for all staff based on their future aspirations, and has a proven track record of developing excellent teachers and future leaders. The School fully funds Masters research and offers a range of outstanding leadership development opportunities, including collaboration across the Trust. ECT’s are well supported by our induction programme which we lead regionally in partnership with the Futures Teaching Alliance and Best Practice.

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About Barr's Hill School and Community College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
928 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Arranging a visit to Barr's Hill School and Community College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email iqbals@pks.coventry.sch.uk.

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