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  • Start date details

    Easter 2023

  • Closing date

    31 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    16 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Fixed Term Maternity Cover

Pay scale

TLT MPS/UPS SCALE

What skills and experience we're looking for

We require a Teacher of English for Easter 2023. The successful candidate will be an outstanding classroom practitioner, keen to develop leadership skills in the English Faculty at Lord Grey and will have excellent subject knowledge.

The successful candidate:

  • will have a strong commitment to teaching and learning in English
  • will be an effective classroom practitioner committed to raising standards for all students
  • will be able to teach English at Key Stages 3 and 4 and, if appropriate, in the Sixth Form.
  • will be fully committed to enabling all students to achieve well and make good progress
  • the drive and determination to motivate colleagues and students
  • a creative and energetic approach to teaching and management
  • good organisational skills
  • the vision to develop the courses currently offered
  • open to change, new ideas and innovation.

The right candidate will be totally aligned to our values of encouraging all students to be ambitious, determined, independent, respectful and successful and completely committed to promoting our mantra of Lord Grey Can!

What the school offers its staff

Why choose Lord Grey Academy?

  • Culture of high expectations and a strong belief that all can achieve

  • Very clear routines for learning so that teachers can teach and students can learn

  • Culture of support and feedback for staff

  • Highly visible student-centred Leadership Team

  • Positive, supportive and friendly colleagues

  • Weekly CPD and regular opportunities to benefit from working with other schools in the Trust.

Join an Academy on a rapid journey of improvement as part of a highly supportive and growing MAT. Lord Grey joined Tove Learning Trust in April 2018 and is situated in Bletchley on the outskirts of the growing city of Milton Keynes. The right candidate will join us on our exciting journey to providing a great education for our amazing students as we prepare them for adult life. There is a great team to work with who are already on the path to making changes that will shape the future of the Academy.

Tove Learning Trust

The trust is committed to ensuring that all students achieve as highly as possible and we work hard to offer stimulating environments that enable every learner to progress and flourish. We have a small central team and a committed Board of Trustees that are focused on delivering outstanding outcomes. We aim to have academies that are excellent communities of learning where students thrive on success. There are seven secondary schools and one primary school in this growing Trust.

Further details about the role

A lesson observation and a formal interview will form the selection criteria. A candidate information booklet and application form are available on the vacancies section of Lord Grey Academy’s website:

http://www.lordgrey.org.uk/general-information/vacancies/

Please note the application form is available on the right hand side of the above link.

Completed application form and covering letter should be submitted to Human Resources at Lord Grey Academy or emailed to hr@lordgrey.org.uk by 9am on Tuesday 31st January 2023. Details on how to apply for this post are in the How to Apply Section of this booklet.

Only successfully short listed candidates will be contacted.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Academy is committed to safeguarding children. The successful applicant will require an enhanced DBS check.
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About Lord Grey Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
1430 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19
Email address
hr@lordgrey.org.uk
Phone number
01908 626 110

Lord Grey Academy is an exciting and vibrant learning community where students enjoy great success in and outside of the classroom. Our Academy motto: Lord Grey Can is important to us as we prepare our students for successful adult lives in an increasingly competitive world. Lord Grey Academy is popular and is the first choice school locally. We have a strong focus on academic achievement throughout the school and develop our young people to be independent and resilient learners. We are immensely proud of our inclusive ethos and of the positive relationships that we build with parents and the local community. We believe that all students can achieve.

Arranging a visit to Lord Grey Academy

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

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