Teacher of English

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 15/02/2019 23:59
MPS 1-6, £23,720 - £35,008 + TLR2a
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
Vacancy ID:
Employment Location:
Bishop Barrington School
Closing date:
15 Feb
Further Information

Required as soon as possible

We are seeking to appoint, an enthusiastic, dynamic candidate who is passionate about teaching English. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate a commitment to high quality teaching and learning and will have a love of the subject that will inspire and motivate pupils to develop a life-long relationship with the written word. In return, we will be able to offer the opportunity to develop a knowledge based curriculum that offers exciting opportunities for teachers to develop their practice whilst allowing pupils to achieve their full potential.

We also look forward to a new school building to be completed in 2019/2020.
The successful candidate will contribute to the continued raising of standards both within English and across the whole school. The whole school responsibility of Communication across the Curriculum is a vital role aimed at developing language and reading skills across all subjects. We are a reading school and the drive to raise standards is at the heart of this position. The post is suitable for an experienced teacher and in return we can offer you a supportive and friendly team of staff who are all dedicated to developing our students as individuals.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure.

Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community.
Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

For an informal discussion, please ring the school and ask to speak with Mrs Nicola Dolan, Subject Leader.

Recruitment packs are available from the school Website: www.bishopbarrington.net

Where our roles are customer facing and you are required to speak to members of the public, the ability to converse at ease with customers and provide advice in accurate spoken English is essential for the post. As a disability confident employer, we are committed to employing disabled people and people with health conditions making reasonable adjustments to support disabled applicants when required.

Essential Qualifications: QTS

Closing date: 15th February 2019

Bishop Barrington School
Woodhouse Lane,
Bishop Auckland,
Co Durham
DL14 6LA

Telephone: 01388 660910
Email: Tracey.woods@bishopbarrington.net
Website: www.bishopbarrington.net

Please note
This job is closed for applications.