September 2018 start, permanent, Central Birmingham school, Ofsted Good, paid to scale, early start negotiable
Hays Education are currently working exclusively on behalf of an Ofsted 'Good' Birmingham secondary school based in the city centre to recruit for a English teacher for a permanent September 2018 vacancy. This is a full time teaching role up to KS4 and will be paid to the national teacher scale. NQTs are encouraged to apply. An informal tour of the school will be arranged prior to formal interviews.
Your new school
This is a large, high-tech, non-selective, mainstream school built upon the core values of respect, teamwork and high aspirations. They work with a tremendous community of parents and students right in the heart of the city. Their focus is always on individual student progress and personal development. They strive to create confident, intelligent and skillful young people who will flourish at university or in the contemporary workplace.
Their academic and aspirational culture stems from their relentless drive to deliver exceptional student outcomes. They believe educational excellence is the key to social mobility, a fairer society and better lives for their students. For this reason, they insist on the highest of standards in everything that they do. Student voice opportunities and leadership roles are key ways in which their young people shape and strengthen the school and the local community. They ask their students to be mature, responsible and selfless wherever possible. They are very keen for their students to have enriching opportunities and experiences beyond the classroom. Every member of their Year Seven team has a week-long residential at a PGL Centre in Shropshire, participating in outdoor and adventure activities. In Years Eight and Nine, students visit museums and various sites of cultural and historic importance. In Year Ten, all of their students experience a week at a university and receive advice and guidance about careers and higher education. This school truly believe that their students deserve the best, so they appoint only the most talented and passionate teachers and support staff. These people understand that it is a huge privilege to work with the incredible children of Birmingham. They know that great teachers inspire the next generation, transform lives and brighten futures.
Your new role
This role is offered as a full time, permanent teaching role. In your new secondary teaching job you will be expected to plan interesting and challenging English lessons that will engage pupils and you will have the natural ability to deliver them with confidence and enthusiasm. You will need to be experienced teaching up to KS4 and be familiar with the current curriculum. Full participation in school life is a requirement at this school. If you are an NQT, the school have the capacity to support your NQT year. A July start date could be offered for the right candidate, meaning you would be paid throughout the summer holidays.
What you'll need to succeed
To be successful in your new teaching job you will have completed your studies and hold QTS. You will be a specialist English teacher that is passionate about student progress and is committed to helping pupils to achieve their academic potential. The ideal candidate would either be due to finish their teaching studies by the end of this academic year or have been in a long term or permanent teaching role and will be able to supply Hays with outstanding references from the previous employer.
What you'll need to do now
If you're interested in this teaching role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call us now. If this teaching role isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new job, please contact us for a confidential discussion on your career.
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