Teacher Of English (Suitable for NQT)

Wadham School, Crewkerne, Somerset

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Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subjects English Language, English Literature
Working pattern Will consider full-time, part-time
Salary 0.6 to full time, flexible, (at least 0.8 in 2020-2021) - MPS

Job summary

SUBJECT TO PROBATIONARY PERIOD OF UP TO TWO TERMS, WHILE RECRUITING DURING COVID-19 EMERGENCY

Are you looking to work in a school with a community working together for the best possible outcome for young people?

Are you looking to work in a small, friendly but vibrant, forward looking school? Are you inspired to share your passion for the world of literature, reading and skilful writing? Do you want to make what we currently do even better? If you do, we want to hear from you.

It is an exciting time at Wadham School. We strive to be a research led school and our ethos and drive is for a school which recognises that education is more than learning in lessons. A varied programme of extra-curricular activities and house competitions provides an exciting opportunity for staff to be involved in the wider school community. All of this contributes to our fundamental aim of inspiring our students, so that they have a real sense of hope. A hope in their ability to succeed and have a fulfilling life, no matter what their academic ability.

The school serves a beautiful area of South Somerset with excellent links to the South West, Bristol and Bath and great train links to London from Crewkerne itself and Taunton.

If the above gives you a picture of a community that you would be excited to be part of then the students and staff at Wadham School invite your application and would love to meet you. If you want to apply for the post please complete the online application form and in your supporting statement include the following:

How have you, and will you encourage all students to read and enjoy literature?
What particular experiences will enrich your approach to this job?

Deadline for applications to arrive at the school: Friday 5 June 2020, 9am

Visits to the school can be arranged on Tuesday 2nd June 9am-12pm and Wednesday 3rd June, 9am-12pm. Please contact teachingvacancies@wadhamschool.co.uk, if you would like to take advantage of this.

For further information please visit our website: www.wadhamschool.co.uk

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 465 pupils enrolled
Age range 13 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Wadham School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email teachingvacancies@wadhamschool.co.uk

About Wadham School

Are you looking to work in a Good school (Ofsted, June 2019) with a community working together for the best possible outcomes for young people?

Wadham School is friendly, vibrant and forward looking. It is an exciting time at Wadham School. We strive to be a school which uses an evidence based approach to teaching and an ethos and drive for the school to be much more than just learning in lessons. A varied programme of extra-curricular activities and house competitions provides an exciting opportunity for staff to be involved in the wider school community. At our core is an aim, through everything that we do, to develop a sense of hope, a hope which will encourage and support students in becoming the best that they can be.

The school serves a beautiful area of South Somerset with excellent links to the wider South West, Bristol and Bath and direct train links to London from Crewkerne itself and Taunton.
If the above gives you a picture of a community that you would be excited to be part of then the students and staff at Wadham School invite your application and would love to meet you.

School location

Yeovil Road, Crewkerne, Somerset, TA18 7NT