Teacher of English Campsmount Academy, Doncaster, South Yorkshire

Job description

Required from January 2020, the Academy Trustees are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and well qualified English Teacher who is an excellent classroom practitioner and is able to teach across the age and ability range.

Applications are welcome from teachers at any stage in their career, including newly qualified teachers. This is a fixed term position for three days a week until Easter 2020.

The successful candidate will join a dedicated, hardworking and forward thinking team of staff, led by an experienced and very well regarded Leader of Faculty.

Campsmount is a very successful 11–18 Academy situated in a semi-rural area on the outskirts of Doncaster and benefits from an attractive site and fantastic modern facilities. The most recent Ofsted rated the school ‘Good’ in all areas with behaviour outstanding. The lead inspector stated that ‘something very special is happening in this school’. Since this Ofsted the Academy has continued to improve even further with excellent outcomes in 2018. As a result, the Academy is developing a Multi Academy Trust which will enable talented staff to develop their careers in a range of areas.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
For further details and application form please contact the school by email on heads.pa@campsmount.com

Application forms should be accompanied by a letter of application and must be received by the closing date of Friday 22nd November 2019 (9:00am).

Essential educational requirements

Degree and Teaching Qualification
Enhanced DBS
On-going CPD Portfolio

Essential qualifications


Essential skills and experience

An experienced and strong classroom practitioner
Understanding of the characteristics of high quality teaching and effective learning
Ability to work within an effective team
Excellent written, verbal and non-verbal communication skills
Ability to see tasks through to a successful conclusion
Ability to work under pressure, meet tight deadlines and pay attention to detail
High level of interpersonal skills with the ability to maintain a positive profile with pupils, staff and parents
Good ICT skills
Evidence of having had a positive impact on lives of young people

About Campsmount Academy

Ryecroft Road, Doncaster, South Yorkshire, DN6 9AS
Campsmount Academy website (opens in a new window)