Teacher of History - 751698

Academy: The Discovery Academy Role Type: Teaching
Job Expiry Date: 16/05/2022
Address: Discovery Drive, Stoke-on-Trent,ST2 0GA Job Expiry Time: 09:00am
Contract Type: Permanent Employment Start Date: September 2022
Hours: Term Time Salary: MPS/UPS £25,714 – £41,604
Recruitment Pack: Teacher of History – Recruitment Pack – May 2022

Description

Principal: Mr R Kelsall

Required: September 2022

Teacher of History

MPS/UPS (£25,714 – £41,604)

Applications from both experienced and NQT’s are welcome

 

The Discovery Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Teacher of History to join our strong team of highly motivated professionals who work collaboratively to raise standards and expectations at all levels throughout Key Stages 3 and 4. This is a fantastic opportunity for inspiring and aspirational individuals to join a creative, supportive and successful faculty. The History team is part of the Humanities Faculty, a rapidly improving area delivering an exciting curriculum which students enjoy and achieve well in.

 

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 as 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 16th May 2022 at 9:00am

Interview Date: Thursday 19th May 2022

Click here to download an application form. Your application form should be emailed to apply@alphaacademiestrust.co.uk as soon as possible and no later than the closing date given in the advert and application pack.