General Teacher - Westlands Academy - Horizons Specialist Academy Trust

Job Summary
Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
28/01/2022 12:00
£25,714 - £36,961 MPS + SEN 1 £2,270
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
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Closing date:
28 Jan
Further Information

Temporary post

Horizons Specialist Academy Trust consists of six academies and one sixth form across the Tees Valley area serving a population of approximately 600 students aged 5 to 19 with a broad range of learning difficulties.

The Trust wishes to appoint a General Teacher to join our existing friendly team. Westlands Academy is located in Thornaby and caters for students aged 11-16 who have Social, Emotional and Mental Health Needs (SEMH).

This is a new temporary post (to August 2022 in the first instance) and we are looking for the right person to work alongside our current teaching staff to work on a 1:1 or small group basis in order to support the delivery of learning programmes and teaching where necessary.

The ideal candidate will:
- Work closely with staff to promote student learning, achievement and progress.
- Have experience of teaching a variety of subjects. The ability to offer English and/or mathematics from Entry Level and above would be beneficial for our students.
- Be aware of the challenges of working with pupils with SEMH.
- Have the ability to create suitable schemes of work and assess work according to exam specifications.

To obtain an application form and further information please e-mail Mrs Julie Povall, HR Clerk on Julie.povall@horizonstrust.org.uk or contact by telephone on 01642 677113.

Completed application forms should be returned by 12 noon on Friday 28th January, 2022 to: Mrs. Julie Povall, HR Clerk, Horizons Specialist Academy Trust, c/o Abbey Hill Academy, Ketton Road, Stockton-on-Tees. TS19 8BU or by email to Julie.povall@horizonstrust.org.uk. Please do not submit applications directly to Westlands Academy

The Trust is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check