Teacher of English
(Responsibility can be negotiated depending on experience)
Full Time, permanent (MPS / UPS + Outer London Fringe)
Required: Easter 2021
We require an outstanding teacher with excellent curriculum knowledge. This is an ideal
opportunity for an experienced practitioner seeking to progress in their professional
development with a passion for raising attainment and expectations.
Key benefits to being an employee of The Adeyfield Academy:
Excellent facilities with potential significant investment nearing £10m over the next four
years we are able to further enhance the school’s learning environment. Starting in
January we will see a new building containing eight classrooms, refurbished science labs
and floodlit tennis courts, followed by the installation of a 3G pitch and further
proposed plans for a new sports hall, ready for us to welcome more students in the
coming years which is a positive step forward for us as a community.
Desirable location to live or work. Great transport links and perfectly located for job
seekers from Herts, Beds, Bucks and North and West London.
Accommodation for staff on school site.
We offer staff a friendly working environment with supportive and caring colleagues.
Staff are able to contribute to, and benefit from, high quality teacher training and CPD.
Through the Trust we offer access to an Employee Assistance Programme including
financial and legal advice, counselling and health programmes and we recognise the
importance of helping our employees to support a healthy lifestyle and that of their
family, so you will also have access to the following employee benefits through our
partnership with Benni:
o Critical illness insurance
o Dental insurance
o Health cash plan
If you believe in quality first teaching, the power of collaboration and our five shared values, then
this is the school for you.
The Adeyfield Academy is set in the heart of the community of Hemel Hempstead and is a mixed,
all ability 11-18 sponsored Academy and part of the ATLAS Multi Academy Trust. We welcome
visits from potential applicants. Please contact Janice Flowers – Principal’s PA on 01442 406020.
For further details and an application form please visit: www.adeyfieldschool.org
Completed application forms and a covering letter should be sent to:
(This advert may be retracted if a suitable candidate applies.)
Closing Date for application & shortlisting: Friday 27 November, 9.00am
Interviews take place: w/c Monday 30 November
The Adeyfield Academy is a member of ATLAS Academy Trust. We are committed to safeguarding
and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share
this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.
The Adeyfield Academy is a 11-19 comprehensive school in Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire. There are approximately 560 students on roll including 70 in the Sixth Form. Our aim is to provide the highest quality education for each individual, supported by our motto of Learning Without Limits. The Adeyfield Academy has an enthusiastic, energetic and experienced staff body. There are many opportunities to become involved in extra-curricular activities including drama productions, musical events, sport and residential visits. The school is a rewarding environment in which to work, with excellent relationships between all members of our school community. Teamwork is at the core of our work and we value the input of all staff equally. We know that we are strongest when we all work together to achieve the best for all our students. We operate a 25 period, two-week timetable. A faculty system operates and Heads of Faculty lead the curriculum areas. A year system operates with all students allocated to a form group. In Year 7 -9 students are taught in half-year groups with setting in the core subjects. In Years 10-11, students follow a core of English, Maths, Science, PE, Citizenship, Geography or History with four option choices from a wide range of subjects. Open access to the Sixth Form encourages many students to stay on each year. Programmes of study include A-Level and Vocational courses. As a result of growing student numbers and a wider array of specialisms offered amongst staff, our KS5 curriculum continues to expand. The Adeyfield Academy continues to go from strength-to-strength and we want all students to achieve their best.