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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    14 May 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subject

English

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - 12 months

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

What skills and experience we're looking for

Teacher of English

MPS/UPS (1 Year Fixed Term Contract)

An exciting opportunity has arisen for an enthusiastic, dynamic, motivated and able Teacher of English to join our Academy on a fixed term contract due to maternity leave. We are looking for an excellent practitioner who is able to deliver outstanding lessons and work with the wider departments in raising academic achievement and ensuring pupils make outstanding progress across Key Stages 3 and 4.

The successful candidate will:

§ Be able to inspire pupils of all abilities within English to achieve their highest potential across Key Stages 3 and 4.

§ Be committed to delivering consistently outstanding teaching work with others in a constructive and collaborative manner.

You will be:

§ An outstanding practitioner.

§ Inspirational, dedicated and motivated.

§ Passionate the education of young people.

§ Committed to Crofton Academy values.

§ Be creative, enthusiastic and engaging and able to challenge pupils.

§ Committed to achieving the best for every pupil.

§ Supportive of the Academy’s ethos and values at all times both within the Academy and the wider community.

§ Able to provide an active contribution to the wider part of Academy life.

Crofton Academy, part of Castleford Academy Trust, is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive of over 1,000 pupils offering a broad and balanced curriculum. Our expectations are high and this is reflected in our very successful academic record. The Academy was inspected in July 2023 and was awarded ‘Good’ in all categories and inspectors praised the Academy for its significant transformation. The inspection commended the Academy’s improvements in pupil behaviour, the wide range of clubs and societies available, its well-structured approaches to teaching, and the high-quality professional development that staff receive.

What the school offers its staff

We value and develop our staff by attracting and retaining high quality teachers, supporting them to achieve their best and create opportunities for professional growth and development. The leadership and staff are incredibly proud of the Academy’s achievements and we welcome you to visit our school for a tour to see us in action.

We would welcome applications from both ECT’s and experienced teachers alike, who wish to take advantage of a new challenge. Castleford Academy Trust has a strong mentoring ethos and a training programme would be available to any ECT/RQT if successful. We are able to offer all staff a secure and supportive environment with continuous professional development.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
medical
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Crofton Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1038 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01924 862985

Crofton Academy, part of Castleford Academy Trust, is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive of over 1,000 pupils offering a broad and balanced curriculum. Our expectations are high and this is reflected in our very successful academic record. The Academy was inspected in July 2023 and was awarded ‘Good’ in all categories and inspectors praised the Academy for its significant transformation. The inspection commended the Academy’s improvements in pupil behaviour, the wide range of clubs and societies available, its well-structured approaches to teaching, and the high-quality professional development that staff receive.

We value and develop our staff by attracting and retaining high quality teachers, supporting them to achieve their best and create opportunities for professional growth and development. The leadership and staff are incredibly proud of the Academy’s achievements and we welcome candidates to visit our school for a tour to see us in action.

Arranging a visit to Crofton Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@croftonacademy.org.uk.

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