Teacher of English (Birches Head Academy)

Birches Head Academy, Birches Head Road, Stoke-on-Trent, Staffordshire, ST2 8DD
MPS/UPS £25714 -£41604
01 Feb 2021
25 Feb 2021
Contract Type
Full time temporary
Working Pattern
Term time


Principal: Ms K Dixon


Required: September 2021:

Teacher of English    

MPS/UPS £25714 to £41604


Applications from both experienced teachers and NQT’s are welcome


Birches Head Academy wish to appoint a suitably qualified Teacher of English who will work to innovate and improve the quality of teaching and learning across the Academy.  With your knowledge and passion 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.

Birches Head Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; applicants will therefore be subject to stringent vetting and induction processes including an enhanced DBS disclosure.

If you feel that this position is of an interest and you have the right experience and skills, then we would love to hear from you.  For details and to apply direct, please see our website www.bircheshead.org.uk Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact Mrs J Bracegirdle on jbracegirdle@bircheshead.org.uk .

Due to COVID restrictions, candidates are asked to prepare the following and submit as part of their application:

  • Please could you prepare a one hour lesson for a class on the topic of “Creative writing through an AQA power and conflict poem”
  • Provide a brief lesson plan
  • Record a 5 minute video of yourself delivering the lesson

    Please send these files to jbracegirdle@bircheshead.org.uk by Thursday 25 February at 9am.

Birches Head Academy requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted.

Closing Date for this Post: Thursday 25 February 2021 at 9am

Interview Date: To be confirmed