Salary Range: MPR/UPR
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Fixed term 9 months to cover Maternity
Waverley Studio College, 470 Belchers Lane, Bordesley Green, Birmingham, B9 5SX
Telephone Number: 0121 566 6607 - Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Job Start Date: ASAP
Do you have passion for teaching English?
Have you got the drive, commitment and dedication in making a difference to our student’s life chances?
If so, then our Teacher of English post may be for you?
What makes us unique?
Waverley Studio College specialises for students from Year 10 – 13. We specialise in health and well-being, creative technology and enterprise. We are a small and unique college catering for 300 students, with a family feel and atmosphere that is growing in strength. We pride ourselves in our students, who behave well and committed to their
learning. Our sixth form students do work experience placements every week, in the local community. Our curriculum includes an exclusive enrichment programme to develop their character and softer skill.
What does Ofsted say about us?
In January 2017, the school was rated GOOD by Ofsted. The staff, students and the local community are united in working together exceptionally well. Ofsted have recognised the high-quality expectations and provision across the school. ‘In the sixth form, value-added progress is well above, or at least in line with, the national average and students
consistently attain the highest possible grades. The close links between the regular work experience that sixth-form students undertake and their vocational courses are key contributors to their good achievement.’
What are we looking for?
As part of the exciting growth plans for the College, we are expanding our team to meet future requirements. We are looking for a full-time, qualified (QTS/QTLS) Specialist Teacher but we also welcome high-quality new and experienced
teachers. You will be aligned to our core values of the college. You would be passionate, willing to go the extra-mile and be prepared to contribute to the wider school. They will be expected to provide outstanding lessons to ensure excellence and achievement for all learners, with a true commitment to raising standards. You will need to have experience of using
a variety of approaches to continually enhance teaching and learning of English throughout the school across the full age and ability range. You will also need to have excellent communication skills and the ability to forge strong working relationships within the English team and the Trust as a whole. The ideal candidate will have an excellent track record
of teaching and student progress within a successful secondary school.
Closing Date: 27/03/2019, 10.00
Are you interested in this role?
Our staff and students are welcoming and inviting. You could pre-arrange a tour around our school, if you so wish?
You can download an application and relevant information from our website.
This post is not part of the City Council and the successful candidate will not hold a Birmingham City Council Contract of Employment. Please use the contact details in the advert for information on actual employment conditions.