Teacher of English

Kirkby College, Kirkby-in-Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, NG17 7DH

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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    23 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    11 May 2022

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Teacher of English job summary

Required to start in September 2022, we are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed full time Teacher of English.

We are excited to announce that Kirkby College will be joining the Outwood Family of Schools during the summer term 2022, therefore successful candidates will be joining a highly innovative, inspirational and successful organisation. The Trust guarantees every member of staff CPD and development opportunities and various routes for career progression.

The academy seeks applications from outstanding applicants with integrity, imagination and energy for this rewarding role. You must possess the skills and determination to make a significant difference to the lives of our students and share our single goal of ‘students first’.

At GCSE, we teach Eduquas WJEC specifications in both English Language and English Literature. From Year 7 to Year 11 we are developing a focused curriculum which prepares students well for the rigors of their GCSE courses and beyond. You will benefit from and be able to access the extensive advice, support, resources, CPD and career opportunities available across the Outwood Family of Schools.

Applying for the job

If you are interested or have any further questions regarding this role, we invite you to contact Joanne Walker, Head of English on jwalker@kirkbycollege.notts.sch.uk or telephone 01623 455925. We also recommend you visit the academy where you will be very welcome.

An application pack can be downloaded from our website www.kirkbycollege.org.uk or requested via email at admin@kirkbycollege.notts.sch.uk
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students. All offers of employment will be subject to enhanced DBS Checks.

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About Kirkby College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
412 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01623 455925

Located in the town of Kirkby in Ashfield, the academy is about to embark on an exciting journey which will include a full school rebuild in the next 2 years. The commitment to make a difference for the children of Kirkby College is what drives us. If this drives you too this could be the role you seek where your efforts will make a significant difference. We believe that children never achieve their full potential if their time at school is wasted, and consequently we expect our staff to bring out the best in each and every student. Our diverse curriculum has something for everyone, with extra guidance for those requiring additional support, and we do whatever it takes to help young people develop a sense of responsibility – towards themselves, each other, their community and the wider world. If you share our worldview and want to make a real difference to the lives of young people in Kirkby in Ashfield, you can join us in transforming futures.
Kirkby College in conjunction with Outwood Grange Academies Trust will place students at the centre of everything it does, with a focus on creating a culture of success, a positive climate for learning, and increased student attainment.

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