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Teacher of English required for Portsmouth Secondary School!

September start!

 

The School...

...is a vibrant learning environment with a strong community ethos, located close to the Coast, in the port city of Portsmouth. The School itself boasts a diverse and dynamic Student and Staff population, with a culture of respect and hard work. Students and Staff support each other, and in turn enjoy positive learning and working environments. This School is a large, 11-16 mixed Secondary, teaching at Key Stages 3 up to 4. Graded "Good" by Ofsted, with excellent transport links and state-of-the-art facilities.

The school is part of a large multi academy trust and provides its staff with regular CPD opportunities to benefit from practises shared across its site. The Academy has another Primary school in the area but regularly works woth another Academy trust situated 1 mile away.

The Faculty of English and the role...

The English faculty is lead by an experienced and supportive Head of Faculty. The department stands alone and is not shared with Drama or Media, allowing the department and its teachers to fully focus on English Literature and Language and improve reading for all pupils. The Maths department itself has an enthusiastic and committed team of Teachers wit 2 additional teachers each overseeing a key stage. This would be a full time role with PPA hours incorporated into your timetable to allow for adequate planning and feedback time.

The School work towards the AQA curriculum and provides KS3 pupils with 5 lessons per week. This is increased to 6 at KS4 with an additional 2 hours of literacy in year 11.

The post is an exciting opportunity for the successful applicant to teach and work within a team of highly motivated and inspiring staff. The vacancy is suitable for an NQT or someone looking to broaden their teaching experience.

The School are looking for someone who is able to work alongside their existing teachers...

  • Advising students on career pathways
  • Organising and delivering classroom leessons to students
  • Evaluating a students’ class work and assignments
  • Preparing classroom and coursework materials, homework assignments, and handouts
  • Recording and maintain accurate student attendance records and progress records
  • Classroom management
  • Developing English lesson plans in line with the National Curriculum
  • Maintaining discipline in the classroom
  • Creating a vibrant teaching atmosphere

To apply...

Please apply now using your CV, as interviews are held as applications are received.

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see teachingpersonnel.com/faqs for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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