Teacher of English (Maternity Cover)

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Fixed Term
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 14/11/2021 23:59
MPS1 £25,714 - UPS3 £41,604
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Closing date:
14 Nov
Further Information

Teacher of English - Maternity Cover
Title: Teacher of English – Fixed Term until December 2022 (Maternity Cover)

Grade: MPS - UPS

Academy: North Durham Academy

We currently have a vacancy for two Teacher of English to join our successful, high-performing English Department, to cover maternity leave. This is an exciting opportunity for a new entrant to the profession or an experienced colleague looking to broaden their experience.

The English Department promotes an engaging style of teaching, providing high quality learning that inspires and motivates students. We encourage CPD to improve pedagogy amongst staff and like to share best practice. Staff are encouraged to discuss subject and teaching both informally and in departmental meetings. You will be well-supported by a team of teachers along with senior and middle leaders as you work to raise attainment levels and offer an engaging ‘student first’ curriculum experience.

The successful candidate should have a passion for English teaching and also for the wider importance of literacy across the Academy to develop a love of the subject with students.

What we are looking for

Successful candidates should be able to demonstrate excellent practice, whilst simultaneously driving forward continuous improvement in student outcomes at all levels. Applicants will have high aspirations and should be able to reinforce numeracy skills, academy-wide, providing a positive impact on student attainment and progress.

As well as excellent communication skills, you must have high expectations of students. You will consistently model excellent practice and have student achievement and progress at the forefront of your practice.

If you want an exciting opportunity to work in a vibrant school in a modern teaching environment that makes a difference to our young people’s lives– we want to hear from you.

Completed applications should be emailed to hr@ncdat.org.uk by no later than 14th November 2021 at 11:59pm

Please do not attach copies of CV's/qualification certificates. Only the information detailed on the application form will be used as part of the short-listing process. Applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.