Teacher - English

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 18/10/2018 23:59
Temporary Linked to Maternity Leave M1 - U3 £22,917 - £38,633 per annum
Hours per week:
10 Sessions
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
St Thomas More Academy - Blaydon
Closing date:
18 Oct
Further Information

Required for 1st January 2019

St Thomas More Catholic School is looking to appoint a talented and enthusiastic individual to teach English. Candidates should be able to work as part of a dedicated team in this ambitious and forward thinking department. It is essential that candidates have the ability and commitment to develop every pupil to the highest standard. Candidates must also possess excellent subject knowledge and creativity to encourage learning for a wide range of young people, and be able to challenge and inspire them.
We have a long tradition for both the academic success of our pupils, and the outstanding behaviour that our pupils routinely demonstrate. In terms of this year's academic achievements, more than 70% of pupils secured a Grade 4 in both English and Maths GCSE. Many students also achieved the very highest grades with 22% of pupils achieving 7 to 9 or its equivalent in all of their subjects. At Key Stage 5, results continue to demonstrate the success of our curriculum and this has resulted in ensuring that all pupils have a pathway to further education, employment or training. 95% of students were successful through UCAS with 41% of pupils moving on to Russell Group Universities. Our average A Level grade continues to be high at B-.

St Thomas More Catholic School is a highly successful and high performing 11-18 Catholic comprehensive school with 1518 pupils on roll, with 297 in the sixth form. The school was awarded Teaching School status in 2011 and was described as an "outstanding school" in its October 2013 OFSTED inspection.

Head Teacher: Mr. J. Parkinson

Application forms, job description and further details may be obtained from the school website: www.stthomasmore.org.uk/vacancies

E-mail completed application form to:recruitment@stthomasmore.org.uk

Call 0191 4990111 for further information.

St Thomas More is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. If successful you will be required to apply for an enhanced Disclosure.

Please note
This job is closed for applications.