• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    5 May 2021 at 3:00pm

  • Date listed

    14 April 2021

Job details

Job role
English, Media studies
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type

Job summary

Ormiston Victory Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated Teacher of English. The successful applicant will be an outstanding professional who takes pride in their work and is determined to develop the teaching of English Language and Literature so that students of all abilities enjoy their learning and are motivated to succeed.

The English department is passionate about ensuring our students read well and read widely; we regularly host author visits and other events which celebrate the importance of literature. Other subjects relating to English also constitute part of our Sixth Form offer, such as creative media and media studies, the ability to teach this would be advantageous for candidates.

This position offers a fulfilling opportunity to be part of a successful, friendly and dedicated team committed to ensuring every student achieves their true potential. There is also the possibility of an additional responsibility within the English Department, which will be discussed with suitable candidates.

We are looking for a highly motivated individual who:
• has a real love for English Language and literature, with a special gift of communicating that passion.
• is dynamic, innovative, self-motivated and able to inspire others.
• has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age and ability range.
• is committed to raising standards of attainment and developing the success of the department.
• has experience of teaching A-level or would like to develop expertise in this area.
• enjoys working as part of a team and demonstrates reflective practice through the high expectations they have of themselves and the students.

Employee benefits

Possibility of Additional Responsibility – TLR2 £2,587 - £6,320

The academy incorporates the successful and growing Lord Nelson Sixth Form College. We are delighted to be part of the Ignite Teaching School Alliance and we have strong links with the University of East Anglia. We are proud to be sponsored by Ormiston Academies Trust and the successful candidate would benefit from the opportunities which arise as a result of this.

Supporting documents

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
1195 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
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Contact phone number

About Ormiston Victory Academy

Ormiston Victory was graded ‘outstanding’ in its 2013 inspection by Ofsted and we are committed to making this success sustainable for future generations.

Arranging a visit to Ormiston Victory Academy

We would encourage candidates to explore our website for more information about Victory Academy and view our virtual tours.

School location

Middleton Crescent, Norwich, Norfolk, NR5 0PX

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