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  • Start date details

    As soon as possible

  • Closing date

    25 February 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    8 February 2024

Job details

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - ASAP until January 2025

Pay scale

Teachers Main/Upper Pay Scale £30,000 - £46,525 (M1 - U3)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Role

Paxman Academy has an exciting opportunity for a Teacher of English to join the established English Department. The position will suit an experienced or early careers teacher.

Do you believe that there are no limits to student achievement? If so, why not consider joining our school and make a real difference to our students.

This is a maternity cover post, fixed term until January 2025.


Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Be fully qualified to teach through the secondary range for Key Stages 3 & 4
  • Demonstrate an enthusiasm for the subject which will inspire student progress
  • Demonstrate a capacity to design materials that are adapted and will engage students in the learning process
  • Experience of IT and a willingness to use it to plan and teach lessons

(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).


We're looking for you if you have:

  • Qualified Teacher Status (Suitable for ECTs)
  • Ability to teach lessons that challenge all students.
  • A passion for teaching and making a real difference to young people
  • Commitment to safeguarding and child protection.

If you are a dynamic teacher with experience or an early career teacher who would like to work in a supportive and collaborative environment and you feel that you have the enthusiasm and commitment required to join our school, please apply.

What the school offers its staff

Why work for The Sigma Trust, Paxman Academy?

We can offer you:

  • A Competitive Salary
  • Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish
  • Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships
  • Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme, Perkbox, Cycle to Work Scheme and Discounted Gym Membership at selected local gyms


Please note that an integration period applies to all new staff joining the Trust, to support introduction into the organisation.

Further details about the role

PAXMAN ACADEMY

TEACHER OF ENGLISH (Maternity Cover)

Pay Range: Teachers Main or Upper Pay Scale

Actual Salary from: £30,000 - £46,525 (M1 – U3)

Start Date: As soon as possible

Full or part time applications considered

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About Paxman Academy

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
697 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01255 750913

Arranging a visit to Paxman Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@sigmatrust.org.uk.

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