Teacher of English (maternity cover)

Churchill Academy & Sixth Form, Winscombe, Avon


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,718 to £39,405

Job summary


Teachers’ Main Scale
Required from 14th October 2019
Full Time, fixed term maternity cover until 13th October 2020 or until return of post holder

Churchill Academy is a large rural school situated in North Somerset. Churchill enjoys a very good reputation with results being above the national average and a high performing Sixth Form. The school was rated as ‘Outstanding” in the last Ofsted (July 2015).

We are now seeking a Teacher of English to join our successful team. The successful candidate will be enthusiastic and self-motivated, with a focus on enabling young people to make a positive difference and achieve the Academy’s vision: to set no limits on what we can achieve.

If you:
• Care about young people and want to make a difference
• Are a suitably qualified teacher with the subject knowledge and expertise to deliver your specialism up to A-level
• Have a good understanding of teaching and learning strategies which lead to exceptional progress
• Are an inspiring, creative practitioner who wants to contribute to a successful team
• Are committed to ensuring students maximise every opportunity to achieve academically and personally

We will give you:
• The challenge and support of an experienced, innovative and dynamic team
• Excellent professional development opportunities to hone and improve your teaching
• The chance to work with fantastic students who are hungry to learn
• The opportunity to work in an outstanding academy with a track record of success.

The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and all appointments will be subject to a criminal records check, medical check and satisfactory references.

Further information is contained within the Job Description and Person Specification and on the Academy’s website.

Applications close: Tuesday 24th September 2019
Interviews: TBC

Essential educational requirements

Degree in teaching subject

Essential qualifications

Degree in teaching subject

Essential skills and experience

Degree in teaching subject

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1519 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Churchill Academy & Sixth Form website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@churchill-academy.org

School location

Churchill Green, Winscombe, Avon, BS25 5QN