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Temporary Teacher of English-930258

The Discovery Academy
Published
1st April 2021
Category
Address:
Discovery Drive, Stoke-on-Trent, ST2 0GA
Contract Type:
Temporary
Contract Term:
Temporary
Contract Length (If Temporary):
31st December 2021
Role Type:
Teaching
Job Expiry Date:
2021/04/19
Job Expiry Time:
09:00am
Employment Start Date:
As Soon As Possible
Salary:
MPS/UPS (£5,143 - £8,320)
Subject/Key Stage
English
NQTs Considered:
N/A
Recruitment Pack
Job Added By:
lmoore2@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk

Description

Principal: Mr R Kelsall

Required: As Soon As Possible

Temporary Teacher of English to cover Maternity Leave

6.5 Hours a Week, Temporary to 31st December 2021

MPS/UPS (£5,143 - £8,320)

The Alternative Provision Hub which is based at The Discovery Academy, is seeking to appoint a temporary Teacher of English who demonstrates an infectious passion for teaching their subject as well as supporting students to become the best version of themselves and who will work to innovate and improve the quality of teaching and learning across the Academy. The Oaks Hub is an alternative provision for students at risk of exclusion. The successful candidate will have experience of dealing with a range of students with differing needs. With your knowledge and enthusiasm for the subject you will develop a great curriculum experience in line with the whole Academy ethos, enabling all students to make exceptional progress.  The successful applicant will be passionate about academic excellence, collaboration and delivering high quality teaching for every student.

At the Discovery Academy our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do, to ensure our students ‘Aspire’. ‘Aspire’ represents the aims, values and behaviours that we strive towards (Ambitious; Skilled; Positive; Independent; Respectful; Equipped) and our curriculum is designed to support students in reaching these. Alongside a curriculum that offers breadth and ambition, strong pastoral support ensures students are kept safe and are well looked after and ensures a sense of family is felt throughout the Academy.

The Academy boasts outstanding facilities, a state-of-the-art learning environment and was judged ‘Good’ following an inspection by Ofsted in January 2019. Our growth programme includes a £2 million additional teaching facility, as well the benefits a large Academy can offer, such as a comprehensive professional development and leadership opportunities.

The Alpha Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its employees and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is exempt under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service along with other stringent vetting and induction processes.

If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you.  For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website, https://alphaacademiestrust.co.uk/vacancies/  Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at recruitment@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk

Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment. 

The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk quoting the job reference number detailed above.

Closing Date for this Post: Monday 19th April 2021 at 9:00am

Interview Date: To be confirmed

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