This job expired on 23 June 2024 – see similar jobs

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    23 June 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    11 June 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4



Working pattern

Part time: 30% FTE

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Pay scale

M1 to UP3

What skills and experience we're looking for

Required for September 2024, we are looking for an energetic and enthusiastic Teacher of English. This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful department and become a proactive member of this dedicated team. This post is temporary for 1 academic year.

What the school offers its staff

Hope Valley College is an 11-16 comprehensive school set in a beautiful location in the village of Hope in the heart of the Peak District. The school was originally modelled on the lines of the successful village colleges originated by Henry Morris to provide community education. Hope Valley College now welcomes 550 students from a wide area including Derbyshire, Sheffield and Greater Manchester. On our site, housed in a purpose-built facility, we also run a post-16 SEND provision; Hope Valley Pathways prepares young adults with SEND for life and work and has up to 20 young people on roll.

At Hope Valley College, we offer an ambitious curriculum that is supported by a wide range of enrichment activities. We have high expectations of our students, who achieve well and who are encouraged to embrace the opportunities that our beautiful location offers.

In addition to trust-wide benefits for all staff, those at Hope Valley College also have access to:

  • Supportive and friendly staff and leadership team.
  • Free staff parking.
  • Opportunity to be part of the varied extracurricular offering, including Duke of Edinburgh’s Award programme, and many outdoor adventure activities.
  • Internationally renowned rural landscape on the doorstep.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

This job post has expired.

Upload additional documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Hope Valley College

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
542 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01433 620555

Arranging a visit to Hope Valley College

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@hopevalley.chorustrust.org.

School location

Similar jobs nearby

English Teacher

The Laurel Academy

Maple Road, Mexborough, South Yorkshire, S64 9SD

Literacy Intervention Tutor

Astrea Academy Dearne

Goldthorpe Road, Rotherham, South Yorkshire, S63 9EW

Get a job alert when similar jobs are listed

Find more school jobs in Derbyshire and Derby