Teacher of English

Firth Park Academy

  • £30000 - £46525 per annum
  • Sheffield, South Yorkshire / Yorkshire
  • Permanent
  • Full Time
Posted 2 weeks ago

Salary: MPR/ UPR + AET Wellbeing Cash Plan + Pension Scheme TPS + Additional AET Benefits

Hours: Full Time

Start Date: September 2024

Firth Park Academy is a good school, with a strong team spirit, high expectations and driving ambition which have led to notable improvements. We are a fully inclusive school with a distinctively inclusive ethos and have the highest aspirations for and expectations of our students.

We continue to work tirelessly to ensure our examination results continue to improve, that students continue to feel happy, safe and cared for, one of our key aims is that everybody deserves the chance to fly; and that the students are challenged and developed academically by the stimulating and rewarding education they receive

We love to help our students learn and value the staff who help them do so, thanks to:

  • A real ethos of family where we all value strong positive relationships and support each other.
  • An outstanding professional development programme for staff at all stages of their career.

We are looking for a Teacher of English who really cares about helping our students succeed. You will be joining a department who:

  • Put students first – We create differentiated resources that are engaging and student-centred; our innovative lessons inspire our learners to achieve. Our consistently high standards of delivery drive improvements and raise aspirations across both key stages.
  • Supports CPD and career development – We support and challenge each other’s teaching through frequent CPD, team meetings, peer observations and coaching and mentoring for all new staff.
  • Enjoy trust wide benefits – We benefit from regular collaboration with experts from our academy trust to ensure we stay ‘ahead of the game’.
  • Value team spirit and positive working relationships – We support each other through team-teaching and collaborative planning, fostering a positive working environment.
  • We are looking for a passionate, motivated and dedicated English Teacher to teach across Key Stage 3 and 4. You will work with our young people and help them achieve the best possible outcomes in English. You will have a passion for your subject and will have a creative, inspirational approach to delivering the curriculum.

Join our team and build a wonderful career in a school you are passionate about with students you love to help learn.

We offer:

  • More opportunity to grow your career – We’ll support you in developing your career and experience at this school or another AET school.
  • More tailored support – We understand every academy is unique. We’ll give you tailored support and flexibility, allowing you to do what’s best for your children.
  • More chance to see what’s out there – We create opportunities for teachers to visit other AET academies and learn from outside experience.
  • More like minded colleagues, so you can benefit from others’ experience – You’re connected to our network of 58 academies and thousands of education professionals.
  • More technology so you can make more impact – G Suite for Education embedded throughout. Collaborative cloud technology gives you access to the latest tools, when and where it suits you. More tech enabled classrooms mean less time spent on admin and more time teaching.

Visits to our Academy are welcome and these can be arranged by contacting Claire Lloyd – or Julie Ball –

The role is due to commence: September 2024

Closing date: 23rd May

Interviews are scheduled to take place as soon as possible after the closing date

Academies Enterprise Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a robust, fair and consistent recruitment process which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.

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