Teacher of English - Secondary (Maternity Cover) Goole Academy, Goole, East Yorkshire

Job description

We have an exciting opportunity for a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher to contribute to the Academy's success, by joining our English Department.

Essential educational requirements

A strong and secure subject knowledge in English up to GCSE

The post holder will require an enhanced DBS

Essential qualifications

Recent and relevant teaching experience
A teaching qualification together with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Desirable: Strong ICT skills including SMART board or Promethean
. Able to use a range of teaching and learning strategies
. An understanding of how Assessment for Learning can improve student performance
. Able to use student level data to raise standards
. Ability to relate to students in a pleasant and sympathetic manner and to recognise potential safeguarding issues

Employee benefits

Excellent CPD provision;
The support of enthusiastic and welcoming colleagues;
Staff Benefits Scheme


About Goole Academy

Goole Academy's ethos is to deliver excellence for its staff, students and parents. At the heart of Goole Academy is a deeply embedded belief that every child is entitled to high quality education and it is our aim to make this a reality. The Academy is delighted to be part of the Delta family of schools, and the children of Goole now have some of the best chances of an outstanding education. The Academy aims to provide a learning environment that ignites a passion for learning and where all students are challenged and motivated whilst providing a caring and supporting ethos. "This is an exciting time for the students, staff, parents and carers here at Goole Academy. We are embarking on a period of rapid improvement. With the support of Delta Academies Trust, all staff have worked tremendously hard to reshape the climate in the Academy. We have made tangible progress and highly effective strategies/systems have been put in place to address our areas of development and maintain our strengths. Goole Academy is a great place to work and all staff are committed to seeing our work through. Expectations are high and we have an aspirational mind set. We plan to ensure that all our students reach their full potential." Julian Harrison, Principal.

Address
Centenary Road, Goole, East Yorkshire, DN14 6AN
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Goole Academy website (opens in a new window)