Teacher of Humanities East Point Academy, Lowestoft, Suffolk

Job description

East Point Academy
Teacher of Humanities
Salary: MPS/UPS
Permanent / Part Time (2 days a week)
Starting September 2020
NQTs welcome to apply

East Point Academy, Lowestoft’s top performing school, is looking for an inspiring enthusiastic, inspiring, and ambitious teacher of Humanities to join our team; a teacher who shares our belief that all pupils have the right to succeed and have access to the very best education.

We’re looking for an outstanding Humanities teacher, who is flexible, highly motivated, and passionate with a commitment and a passion for our vision of excellence, championing aspirational educational standards for all young people. You will be keen to deliver a broad, balanced and inclusive curriculum for students. You will know how to monitor and support the overall progress and development of students and contribute to raising standards and student attainment.

The first secondary school to see the sunrise every day, East Point Academy is a great place to work. Our latest Ofsted rated us Outstanding for leadership and management, with an overall rating of Good.

As part of the Inspiration Trust, twice ranked the top comprehensive schools group for secondary progress, we offer high-quality, personalised professional development in addition to excellent career development opportunities. You will have the opportunities to help your career flourish, in a supportive and stimulating environment.

To apply for this role please click the button on this page to complete the online application form.

Closing date for applications: 12 noon, Monday 16th December 2019
Interview date: Week Commencing 13th January 2020

Inspiration Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All staff appointments are subject to satisfactory references and enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service checks. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Essential educational requirements

Degree / PGCE (or equivalent)

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

The Class Teacher will be able to:
promote the Academy’s aims positively, and use effective strategies to monitor motivation and morale;
develop good personal relationships within a team;
establish and develop close relationships with parents, governors and the community;
communicate effectively (both orally and in writing) and be approachable to a variety of audiences;
work in an organised manner, committed to the task in hand;
be resourceful, enthusiastic and patient to create a happy, challenging and effective learning environment.


About East Point Academy

East Point Academy is Lowestoft's top performing high school, helping to unlock the potential of this great coastal community. Students make more progress with us than at any other local school, and go on to achieve the best results. In autumn 2016 Ofsted rated us as good with outstanding leadership and management, making us the highest rated school in Lowestoft. We are part of the Inspiration Trust family of schools, and work together with colleagues across East Anglia to bring the best educational opportunities to our young people.

Address
Kirkley Run, Lowestoft, Suffolk, NR33 0UQ
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
East Point Academy website (opens in a new window)