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  • Expected start date

    1 January 2022

  • Application deadline

    1 October 2021 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    14 September 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Suitable for early career teachers
Subject
English
Working pattern
Full-time
Contract type
Fixed term (5 months )
Salary
Teachers Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay Range

Job summary

Do you have a passion for English and the tenacity to drive and improve the outcomes for students?

A superb opportunity for someone to join out English department on a fixed term basis to cover a period of maternity leave. The post will commence in January 2022 and is expected to continue until May. 

We are looking for someone who:​​​​​​​

Has a drive for excellence and a desire to be outstanding
Is highly organised, motivated and driven to succeed
Is a specialist in English and committed to the progress of ALL students
Is a team member who will collaborate with colleagues to ensure the progress of students
Has enthusiasm, presence and authority who can deliver consistently 

Applying for the job

Please apply via the application form on our website at https://careers.brightonacademiestrust.org.uk

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
Secondary
School size
877 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
01424 711950

About The Hastings Academy

About the Hastings Academy

Ofsted grade: Good (2018)

The Hastings Academy is a secondary school for 11 to 16 - year olds in Hastings, East Susses. Our moto, Pride through success, runs through everything that we do. We are a modern and innovative school, with specialist classrooms and technology to support learning. Our team of talented professional staff are committed to maximising the potential of every child. We hold the Quality of Careers Standard, the national quality award for careers education, information, advice and guidance. We are renowned for our inclusivity and outstanding care of students. We offer 180 student places every year, with a total capacity of 900. We also host a special facility for up to 10 young people with speech and language and communication difficulties. We can offer you:

-a positive and innovative learning environment
-excellent facilities and resources for staff and students

About the University of Brighton Academies Trust

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is the fifth largest multi-academy trust in the south east, with 15 infant, primary and secondary schools all graded by Ofsted as Good or Outstanding. We educate 7,700 children aged 3 months to 16 years and employ 1,200 staff across East and West Sussex.

Excellence, innovation and integrity are the values that guide us.  We work collaboratively to help our pupils, and everyone connected with our academies achieve excellence. By working together, sharing insi s and best practice our schools support each other to improve. Read more about our vision and values

The University of Brighton is our sponsor.  We work closely with the University’s School of Education: in 2019 it was judged as Outstanding by Ofsted for all Initial Teacher Training and was awarded the Student Union’s school of the year.

Benefits we offer

We value our staff, investing in their training and development at all stages of their careers.

We place particular importance on providing opportunities for you to learn and grow, with a package that includes an annual personal development day, job-related apprenticeships to enhance your skillset, open access online training courses, and scholarships run in collaboration with the University of Brighton.  And when the time is right for you to take the next step in your career, we can help you to find the right opportunity in one of our 15 schools

The other benefits we offer, including our generous public sector pension schemes and family friendly policies, are designed to support you with work-life balance, wellbeing and the financial aspects of life.

To arrange an informal discussion please contact Hannah Rome on 01424 711950 or email h.rome@thehastingsacademy.org.uk

Closing Date: 01.10.21

Duration: 01.01.22 to 02.05.22 

​​​​​​​To submit your application form, follow the ‘Apply for job’ link at the bottom of this page.

The University of Brighton Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

School location

Rye Road, Hastings, East Sussex, TN35 5DN

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