Teacher of English - ContinU Plus Academy
ContinU Plus Academy, Kidderminster
Teacher of English
Required January 2018 (or sooner if possible)
We believe in our pupil's ability to be brilliant, in education and in life.
The ContinU Plus Academy is an innovative and exciting Alternative Provision Secondary Free School based in Kidderminster. Our academy is now in its fourth year, and has achieved a Good grading in all categories at Ofsted. We think we are now outstanding.
We are a highly moral education provider for vulnerable and disengaged students in the Wyre Forest and Hagley area. All staff here are deeply committed to the wellbeing, safeguarding and academic progress of our pupils. We work together as a close-knit team to ensure pupils at our school receive high quality and bespoke educational provision. This is a very exciting time to join our school and make a substantial difference to the lives of our pupils.
We are now seeking an inspirational Teacher of English to join our team from January 2018. The English department is a friendly and successful team of three specialists, we benefit from the expertise of senior colleagues within the team and share best practice and resources. We have a thriving enrichment programme of outdoor activities, trips and projects.
What's on offer?
* Working as part of an experienced, supportive and motivated team
* Small class sizes of no more than 8 pupils
* Learning coach to support in every class
* New purpose-built facilities
* Generous CPD provided both internally and externally
* Collaboration and support from an innovative and dynamic trust of local schools
* Good work-life balance for all staff
The successful candidate will need to be determined, resilient, resoundingly positive and passionate about their and our educational ethos. If you are determined to make a difference to the life chances of young people by raising standards, expectations and achievement we would like to hear from you.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and encouraged, please contact Hays Education if you would like to arrange this.
For more information and to request a full application pack, including job description and person specification, please contact Paul Hunt at Hays Education on:
The ContinU Plus Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. An Enhanced Disclosure will be requested in the event of an individual being offered a position.