This job expired on 4 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    4 October 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    27 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
Working pattern
Full time
Full time, permanent (33.5 hours)
Contract type

Job summary

We believe that every pupil should receive a first-class education in order to ensure they are well prepared for the next phase of their lives within education, training and employment. Our mission is to provide the very best education for all pupils and the highest level of support for our staff to ensure every pupil leaves out academies with everything they need to reach their full potential.

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of English at Bristnall Hall Academy. The ideal candidate will be an ambitious professional with the ability to teach across KS3 and KS4, and will join an academy which is dynamic and inspiring; creating a culture of outstanding success amongst our students. As a key member of the team, you will play a lead role in curriculum development alongside progressing and enhancing the learning of students within the academy and beyond. We are keen to secure a high calibre teacher who can make a telling contribution to our forward looking team. We welcome applications from NQT and RQTs.

You will be part of a mutually supportive English team which has outstanding leadership within it; there is a very strong commitment to improving standards. The department has seen excellent progress results in recent years. The appointed candidate will work collaboratively with colleagues and will be supported by our teaching and learning team including Lead Practitioners (one which is an English specialist). The successful candidate will be fully supported throughout our bespoke CPD programme in order to enhance career development.

The department benefits from all the latest resources to support you in your teaching.

The successful candidate will undergo an enhanced DBS check, and confirmation of employment is subject to this.

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School overview

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

About Bristnall Hall Academy

Bristnall Hall Academy is part of the Academy Transformation Trust family of academies.

Bristnall Hall Academy is an 11-18, unique community academy with an extensive offering supported by a strong reputation for partnerships and inclusivity. We are a thriving and oversubscribed academy with a well-established reputation for outcomes for students. In 2019, our Progress 8 of +0.43 made us the highest performing Academy in Sandwell again. We are on a journey of rapid transformation toward outstanding and this is indicated by our last Ofsted inspection in 2016 that judged Bristnall Hall to be Good in all areas. Our academy has significantly improved since that time.

We have a key focus on staff well-being, with a number of initiatives in place across the academy including bespoke departmental marking and assessment policies which have dramatically reduced teacher workload. If you want to inspire, aspire and achieve, come and join something special and make your mark.

We aim to provide our young people with the qualifications, skills and attributes to have a successful and happy life.

Benefits include:
• Extensive NQT support programme
• Individual CPD package for every member of staff
• Access to the staff benefits portal
• Education Enterprise Specialists
• Friendly, supportive staff
• Good behaviour with very little, low level disruption.
• Flexible working
• Proud to promote diversity, equality and inclusion within our academy

All visitors to the academy are welcome at any time of the day. To find out more, please visit

School location

Bristnall Hall Lane, Oldbury, West Midlands, B68 9PA

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