Teacher of English and Media Studies - The Kidsgrove Secondary School
Position: Teacher of English and Media Studies
Salary: MS 1 – UPS 3 £23719 - £39406 (NQT Not suitable)
Required: September 2019
The Shaw Education Trust have a new opportunity to join The Kidsgrove Secondary School as a Teacher of English and Media Studies on a permanent basis. You will be joining a professional team in our successful English Department.
As an enthusiastic teacher of English & Media, the successful candidate will teach KS3 and KS4 English and GCSE Media to all ability ranges, ensuring a high standard of student performance. Notwithstanding the detail in this job description, the jobholder will undertake such work as may be determined by the Head of School from time to time, up to, or at a level consistent with the main responsibilities of the job.
In addition to QTS, a good degree in English or related subject is essential and you must have experience of teaching English Language, English Literature and Media.
We are a school where children are offered a unique and inspiring curriculum, which enables each child to meet their full potential both now and in the future. Our inquiry-based curriculum promotes the highest standards of literacy and mathematics skills whilst allowing pupils to develop their curiosity and thirst for learning, a sense of personal health wellbeing and a creative approach to problem solving. We aim to inspire and enthuse every pupil through the challenge of learning.
The Trust is led by an Executive Leadership Team steeped in school leadership and improvement experience: www.shaw-education.org.uk. They are committed to the continued professional development of all members of staff and the sustained successful performance of all its academies.
Based primarily at The Kidsgrove Secondary School you will work alongside both Shaw Education Trust Executive Leadership team and the Academy Senior Leadership team.
The school is committed to the safeguarding and wellbeing of students and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undergo appropriate child protection screening including a DBS check.
Closing Date: 12 noon on Tuesday 21st May 2019
Interview: 23rd May 2019 tbc
Please forward completed application forms to
Mrs Heather Hancock
Kidsgrove High School
Kidsgrove, Stoke on Trent,
Staffs ST7 4DL