6 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    18 June 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    8 June 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

 The successful candidate:  

We are looking to recruit an exceptional candidate to the role of Teacher of English with whole Academy Literacy Responsibility to join our team. This will provide an exciting and challenging opportunity to build upon the existing track record of success within English and make a real impact on further developing whole academy literacy. 

The successful candidate will be an excellent teacher of English with experience and expertise, who has a passionate belief in the ability for all to succeed. They will be a conscientious and enthusiastic team player keen to join a vibrant department. 

We are looking for a highly motivated, outstanding classroom practitioner with a strong presence, who is ambitious for students, their colleagues and the academy. The successful candidate will be able to offer engagement, stretch, support and challenge to all learners. They will be able to accurately assess the progress and achievement of students, groups and cohorts and provide appropriate provision to ensure progress of all is maximised. 

Ultimately, we are looking for a committed teacher and leader with an uncompromising belief that all students deserve an outstanding education. They will uphold our inclusive ethos and provide opportunities for all students to progress well. 


What we offer: 

●       Bespoke support and line management from an experienced Assistant Principal ●       Professional progression opportunities ●       Great students who conduct themselves impeccably ●       Strong systems and structures meaning students feel safe and secure ●       Measures to reduce staff workload such as centralised detentions and a sensible feedback policy focused on whole class feedback – we do not have onerous/impossible marking policies ●       A centralised homework system at KS3 ●       No formal graded lesson observations – just ongoing ‘no-stakes’ feedback, helping you to continuously develop – we believe that trusting our staff with autonomy helps to develop a strong ‘develop and excel’ culture ●       Collaborative planning with centralised, shared units of work and resources ●       CPD starts as soon as you are appointed and is ongoing ●       State of the art facilities and a very pleasant location in beautiful Dorset 

Applying for the job

Please visit eteach & click on the “fast apply” button to submit an on-line application.

Closing: Friday 18th June 2021
Interviews: w/c 21st June 2021

Learn more about Magna Academy at: www.magna-aspirations.org
Magna Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post.

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Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
School size
877 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01202 604222

About Magna Academy

 At Magna Academy we have a team of dedicated people who are all working together to achieve our mission of preparing our students for success in the 21st century. Our academy is a vibrant and exciting place to work and graded as outstanding in all areas by Ofsted in December 2018. We are proud that our outcomes and progress are very strong across the academy. 

Arranging a visit to Magna Academy

 Magna Academy Poole offers an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, talented individual looking to develop their career. We would be delighted to show you around our Academy in order to fully appreciate our excellent learning environment.  Please contact zchallis@magna-aspirations.org or 01202 604222 to arrange a visit or an informal, confidential discussion about the role.

School location

Ashdown Close, Poole, Dorset, BH17 8RE

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