Teacher of English

Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre, Birmingham, West Midlands, B32 3AE

4 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    10 May 2022

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Teacher of English job summary

Teacher of English
Full Time/Permanent
Salary: MPS/UPS
Start Date: September 2022
Are you looking for an opportunity to develop your teaching skills in a great school?
We wish to appoint someone with commitment and the ambition to be a great English Teacher.

The person we appoint will:
¨ Be enthusiastic and flexible
¨ Be creative and use initiative
¨ Be a reflective learner

In return we can offer:
¨ A welcoming school
¨ Enthusiastic children who are keen to learn
¨ A strong senior and curriculum leadership team
¨ A supportive working environment
¨ Strong support for professional development including membership of the Oaks Collegiate
¨ Excellent opportunities for promotion
¨ Staff Wellbeing and support programme
¨ Generous planning and preparation time allocation

The successful applicant will join a team of strong practitioners who work together to inspire students to succeed. This is an excellent school to work in, with students who are ambitious and motivated to learn and staff who support each other. We are not only committed to developing our students, but you will also be fully supported with your own professional development.

Closing date for applications: Monday 23rd May, 12noon
Interviews to be held on: Wednesday 25th May
Visits to the school are welcome:
Please contact the school on 0121 464 3172 to arrange an appointment.

Applying for the job

If you would like to apply for this position you will need to complete an application form. Our application form is available online from our website www.hillcrest.bham.sch.uk/vacancies. If you have any queries, please contact the school on 0121 464 3172.

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About Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
588 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
0121 464 3172

Hillcrest School is an all-girls 11 to 16 school with a mixed sixth form located on a green field site in Edgbaston constituency, on the southwest edge of Birmingham. Our students come from a range of backgrounds from across Birmingham and surrounding areas.

The school was rated ‘Good’ with outstanding behaviour and safety by Ofsted in September 2013 and following a one-day short inspection in July 2017 retained our ‘Good’ rating. We are focused on continuing our drive for excellent attainment and progress outcomes, and exceptional pastoral care and support, with an aspiration to be rated ‘Outstanding’ at our next inspection.

At Hillcrest, we provide each student with the opportunity to achieve their full potential in both academic and social terms. We combine the best of traditional values with the very latest in teaching methods and technologies and extracurricular experiences to inspire our students to succeed in everything they do.

We have very high expectations of our students. Great emphasis is placed on self-discipline and self-respect, hard work and achievement and high standards of behaviour. We have a highly qualified team of staff committed to delivering quality education to all our students.

If you want to provide outstanding learning opportunities for students within a forward thinking, hard- working school community, we would like to hear from you.

Thank you for your interest in our school

Arranging a visit to Hillcrest School and Sixth Form Centre

Visits to the school are welcome:
Please contact the school on 0121 464 3172 to arrange an appointment.

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