We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative English teacher to join our diverse Team. You must have Qualified Teacher Status in the UK, or an equivalent overseas qualification with UK teaching experience. Applications from Newly Qualified Teachers are encouraged and an excellent NQT package would be available if appropriate.
The post would be suitable for newly qualified teachers (NQTs) and teachers on the main pay range.
Having been designated as one of the first 100 Teaching Schools in July 2011 we have a proven history of outreach with other schools, both at a Primary and Secondary level. We are also a school with significant strength in the CPD of staff, developing our teachers for the next stage of their careers. Graded as â€˜OUTSTANDINGâ€™ by Ofsted in November 2012 for the third consecutive inspection, we are committed to being a centre of innovation, creativity and enjoyment for both students and staff. We are currently involved in the planning and developing of two new schools within the Wildern catchment, a secondary and primary school. This is an exciting time for the trust and all colleagues joining us.
English results for 2018 were 77% Grades 4 to 9 (in the new grading system), with 65% of all students securing Grades 4 to 9 in English and Mathematics last year. The department has 14 dedicated teaching rooms, a highly committed and dedicated team of staff including a Core Progress Assistant (English TA). Please click here for more information on our English department and curriculum.
We will ensure that the successful candidate has:
â€¢ comprehensive induction including a dedicated mentor
â€¢ continuous professional learning, development and improvement
â€¢ the opportunity to contribute to raising standards for all our students
â€¢ Opportunities for continued professional development
â€¢ Excellent IT provision within the department and school
â€¢ Excellent department resources
â€¢ Staff membership rates to our modern Leisure Centre
Wildern Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.
Applications should be on Wildern Academy Trust application forms, individual CVâ€™s will not be accepted. Application forms can be downloaded from the links below. Applications can be e-mailed to email@example.com or sent by post for the attention of Mrs F Mitchell, Wildern School, Wildern Lane, Hedge End, Southampton, SO30 4EJ.
A tour of the school is included as part of the interview process.
Closing Date: Midday Monday 8th July 2019
Please note, we reserve the right to close vacancies early if we receive applications that meet the criteria, therefore you are strongly advised to submit your application as soon as possible.