This job expired on 18 October 2021

  • Expected start date

    4 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    18 October 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    11 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Suitable for early career teachers
Subjects
English, Media studies
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Teacher pay scale

Job summary

Teacher of English and Lead Teacher for BTEC Media

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational teacher of English to join our dedicated, supportive and hardworking team as a Teacher of English, and to be Lead Teacher for BTEC Media.

Bishop Fox’s is a friendly, inclusive and successful school with over 1000 students. We were rated as a ‘good’ school in our most recent Ofsted report (February 2017) with many of our strengths highlighted. Our ethos of ‘High Standards and High Expectations’ underpins everything that we do. We work hard to create a caring and challenging learning environment in which each individual can strive, enjoy and achieve.

Staff are dedicated to building opportunities for students to achieve the highest academic standards, ensuring that they are known as individuals and that their unique personality, talents and interests are nurtured and developed to the full. A Bishop Fox’s education is about developing the whole child and providing opportunities for them to flourish within and beyond the classroom.

We are looking for someone who, either, is already or has the potential to become an outstanding teacher. In particular, you will see from the Person Specification that we are seeking a colleague with a commitment to education and young people and the extra-curricular life of the school.

This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement of the role.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1000 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact email
hr@bishopfoxs.co.uk
Contact phone number
01823 250111

About Bishop Fox's School

At Bishop Fox’s School our ethos of high standards and high expectations underpins everything that we do. We work hard to create a caring and challenging learning environment in which each individual can strive, enjoy and achieve.

We are dedicated to building opportunities for our students to achieve the highest academic standards, ensuring that they are known as individuals and that their unique personality, talents and interests are nurtured and developed to the full.

Bishop Fox’s School is a place for students to make new friends and to enjoy many shared experiences together. We embrace the notion that young people should enjoy and achieve in their time at school. Whilst examination results are critical to children’s future lives, so is a safe and happy environment within which they can enjoy the opportunities and experiences beyond the classroom that nurtures them to become independent learners and responsible adults.

We welcome into our school community the parents of students who want to learn, experience and grow into informed, high achieving, well-rounded and delightful young people. A strong partnership between parents and the school is vital in enabling children to achieve success.

Mission Statement

“Bishop Fox’s School is an aspirational learning community where everyone strives to become successful lifelong learners who are resilient, respectful and responsible citizens”

Bishop Foxʼs is committed to equality and safeguarding and raising achievement. We expect all staff to share these commitments.

All posts require an enhanced DBS check to be completed.

Arranging a visit to Bishop Fox's School

School visits can be arranged if required, in line with Government guidance.
An online tour is available on our website:
https://www.bishopfoxs.co.uk/

School location

Bishop Fox Drive, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 3HQ

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