Teacher of English

Lyndon School, Solihull, West Midlands

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

Join our friendly, thriving and supportive staff team at Lyndon, and you will be in a school where (as reported by OfSTED) ‘Leaders know their school well….their actions to improve the school are effective. Leaders think carefully about pupils’ welfare, take an innovative approach to make sure that they support pupils effectively, (and) have designed a coherent and broad curriculum…as a result, pupils’ progress at key stage 3 is strong’.
Lyndon is part of Summit Learning Trust comprising Lyndon itself, Ninestiles School, Cockshut Hill School, four primary schools and the Sixth Form College Solihull. The leadership team of Lyndon is progressive and has the vision, drive and support to lead the school on a journey of excellence, with staff that have a passion for teaching and learning. Join us and you will be part of an improving school with a strong team ethos. We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things.

Here at Lyndon School we aim to create opportunities and support achievement for our students and staff alike. Right now we are looking for an inspiring Teacher of English who will encourage and create a nurturing environment within which everyone can reach their full potential.

Join us and you will be part of a fantastic faculty. We believe in working collaboratively, sharing ideas and supporting each other to achieve great things, as we further develop innovative teaching and learning strategies. You should have experience of teaching English across the ability range for KS3 and KS4, with a real interest in developing teaching and learning. You will be able to demonstrate your passion for helping to develop a pro-active and supportive culture within the English team, leading on current action research to inform best practice. Lyndon is a developing and improving school and this is an exciting opportunity to support that journey of school improvement.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

QTS or pending

Essential skills and experience

Teaching experience or trainee

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1119 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 16
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Lyndon School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@summitlearningtrust.org.uk

About Lyndon School

School location

Daylesford Road, Solihull, West Midlands, B92 8EJ