Teacher of English

Downham Market Academy, Downham Market, Norfolk


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

This is an exceptional opportunity to work in this high achieving and ambitious trust.

This is a new post, created at a time of expansion. Downham Market Academy has recently joined the high achieving Cambridgeshire Educational Trust.

We are looking to appoint a passionate and inspiring practitioner who will help build the success of the English Department at Downham Market. As the trust continues to grow there will be opportunities to take on key roles within the trust, developing English across the schools within it.

The trust strongly believes continuing professional development is at the heart of excellent teaching and high standards and has an outstanding programme open to all members of staff, offering tailored CPD to staff at all stages of their careers.

We welcome applications from both recently qualified teachers who are ambitious, and more experienced practitioners looking for their next challenge.

During our expansion we will always be keen to hear from outstanding practitioners, at all levels of experience, who are interested in joining our team.

Downham Market Academy uses safe recruitment procedures to ensure the welfare of children. All applicants are required to complete an Enhanced DBS check and only applications submitted on our application form will be considered.

Details of Downham Market Academy and application forms are available via the college websitewww.cambridgeshireeducationaltrust.org

Essential educational requirements

Degree Required

Essential qualifications

QTS Required

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will be:

• exemplary and inspiring in their teaching;
• highly organised, motivational and flexible;
• an inclusive individual, with high expectations of all students, who is committed to all pupils reaching their full potential;
• reflective in classroom practice;
• dedicated to raising standards and working in partnership with others;
• have high expectations of themselves and others;
• be a good communicator with excellent interpersonal skills;
• have excellent subject knowledge;
• be flexible and a good team player.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1088 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Downham Market Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email n.gillprice@downhammarketacademy.co.uk

School location

Bexwell Road, Downham Market, Norfolk, PE38 9LL