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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    6 February 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    13 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS1 to UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a highly motivated and innovative teacher of English to join our excellent English department. The successful candidate will:

  • have a deep love of the subject.
  • be able to successfully teach English to mixed ability groups across key stages 3 and 4.
  • contribute constructively to the development of the English curriculum.
  • take a keen interest in their own professional development.
  • enjoy working in a busy, vibrant environment.

This post is suitable for teachers due to qualify in summer 2023 or more experienced staff.

The successful candidate will be or have the potential to rapidly become an excellent practitioner who can make a difference to the lives of our students. English is a popular subject within the school and we have a full induction/training programme for new staff and ECT’s.

What the school offers its staff

  • A great place to work, great colleagues
  • Career development opportunities and further training
  • Comprehensive induction programme
  • ERYC discount schemes
  • Fitness suite
  • Free onsite parking

Commitment to safeguarding

TMWS is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults, and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to sflorence@tmws.co.uk

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About The Market Weighton School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
546 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01430 876025

Introduction - We are a small school, proud of our traditional rural heritage, yet ambitious for the future of all our students. Our size is a real strength as it enables students and their families to work closely with the teaching and support staff at the school, building positive working relationships over an extended period of time. We believe that students achieve best in a supportive and positive environment – and that is what you will find in our school. Please contact the school should you wish to receive further information. Mission Statement - Our aims are for students to: Have the skills and confidence to thrive in a changing world. Have the independence and resilience to take charge of their own learning and lives. Become active and responsible as local and global citizens. Have unlimited aspirations. In order to achieve these aims we will seek as a school to: Provide outstanding learning opportunities to meet individual needs. Challenge all students to achieve ambitious personal goals. Expect the highest standards of behaviour and mutual respect. Establish meaningful relationships with our parents and the wider community. Deliver up to date professional development for our staff. All we do at The Market Weighton School is underpinned by our 6 core values; Respect, Honesty, Compassion, Resilience, Industry and Courage as represented by the 6 Knight’s Spurs on the school crest. Ethos - Respect Respect for self, others and our environment, the foundation of our school values. Honesty Be truthful to yourself and others, positive relationships are built on honesty and trust. Compassion Caring for those less fortunate, treat others as you would want to be treated yourself, never bully or make fun of others misfortune. Resilience The ability to keep going in the face of setbacks. Learn from mistakes and maintain a positive mind-set. Believe that you can achieve your goals. Industry Success comes with hard work, always give your best and you will feel proud of what you achieve. Strive to make your best even better. Courage Dare to dream, set ambitious goals for an aspirational future; stand up for what you believe is right. All our students follow a curriculum that focuses on academic as well as personal qualities, including student’s social and emotional development. The school views both strands as complementary and as such prepares students for the society into which they will emerge, a society marked by rapid technological and social change. We believe that all students have an entitlement to a knowledge rich curriculum regardless of ability or background. We have an inclusive ethos adapting the curriculum to meet the needs of all our students. Student wellbeing is paramount and students benefit from positive relationships with staff. As a result, students feel secure and able to focus on their learning.

Arranging a visit to The Market Weighton School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email sflorence@tmws.co.uk.

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