Teacher of English (Maternity Cover) The Becket School, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire

Job description

School: The Becket Catholic School

Contract Type: Maternity cover

Contract Term: Part time (0.6 FTE)

Salary: MPR/UPR

Closing Date: Monday 9th December 2019

Job Starts: February 2020

What makes The Becket School special is the real sense of community that you can see and sense as you walk around the school. Each individual child is important to us and our expectation is that all our students will develop and grow as young people as they make their journey as part of our community. The quality of teaching is strong and our staff are talented, caring and dedicated.

Located in the affluent area of West Bridgford just outside of Nottingham, we have an opportunity for an inspiring, enthusiastic and highly motivated classroom practitioner. You will be joining a successful team and we are looking for someone who can contribute to our continued excellent results.

As a Catholic school, we recognise the uniqueness and worth of each individual and that each of us has a valuable role to play in The Becket. Students, staff, families, governors – all work together seeking the very best and giving their best.

Applicants should:

possess QTS
be able to inspire and enthuse students
be committed to achieving excellent results
be able to teach English up to and including A level.
We can offer:

wonderful students who have a passion for learning and deserve the very best
a team of talented and highly committed English teachers
a supportive working environment with excellent facilities
a commitment to outstanding CPD opportunities for all staff through our position as a lead school in the Trust’s Teaching School Alliance
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed.

The Becket School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be expected to undertake pre-employment checks which will include a Disclosure and Baring Service check.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate Degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

• be able to inspire and enthuse students
• be committed to achieving excellent results
• be able to teach English up to and including A level.

Employee benefits

Ongoing CPD
Supportive and enthusiastic colleagues
High achieving school


About The Becket School

As a Catholic school we recognise the uniqueness and worth of each individual and that each of us has a valuable role to play in The Becket. Students, staff, families , governors – all work together seeking the very best and giving their best. Each individual child is important to us and our expectation is that all our students will develop and grow as young people as they make their journey as part of our community. What makes The Becket special is the real sense of community that you can see and sense as you walk around the school. There are very good relationships between staff and students and we aim to work in partnership with our parents and families. The quality of teaching is strong and our staff are talented, caring and dedicated. We also have high expectations for all our students and this is one of the main factors behind our excellent reputation both in our local community and beyond into the East Midlands Region.

Address
The Becket Way, West Bridgford, Nottinghamshire, NG2 7QY
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Becket School website (opens in a new window)