English Teacher required for September 2018 for a Permanent position
Education Network are working with a large academy who are looking to recruit a dynamic teacher to teach English across the age and ability range within both Key Stage 3 and 4 including GCSE level.
You will work within a highly motivated and friendly team who aim to develop the necessary knowledge, understanding and skills.
Your job role will include:
Teaching and Learning : Teach classes as directed, which follows Department Syllabuses and Schemes of Work, ensuring all lessons are suitably planned to meet the needs of different groups of leaners and appropriately resourced
Ensure teaching is creative, engages and inspires pupils and makes effective use of technology
Ensure marking and feedback complies with school policy and that there is a strong focus on assessment for learning
Ensure that all homework is appropriate and recorded
Promote a positive climate for learning and behaviour, implementing learning strategies that enable all pupils to be successful Professional Expectations
Maximise the progress and achievement of all pupils in English
Work with the department to develop schemes of work and resources to enable all pupils to gain access to the curriculum
Ensure effective teaching strategies are in place within the department
Work with the department to set targets and plan for improvement, development and enrichment
Be familiar with and adhere to all school policies, in particular teaching and learning, safeguarding, child protection and professional expectations, being pro-active in ensuring pupil safety
Arrive promptly to lessons, accurately take appropriate registers and dismiss pupils at the correct times " Maintain good order and discipline in and out of the classroom, using rewards/sanctions in line with school policy
Support the day-to-day management of the school including break and after school supervision
Take part in liaison and marketing activities including parents evening, open evenings and liaison events with partner school Pupil progress
Ensure that classroom strategies are effective in enabling all groups of pupils to make at least expected progress
Where pupils are underachieving, ensure immediate action is taken which involves the department and SLT as appropriate
Ensure records of pupils work and achievements are kept securely " Ensure that assessments are reliable, regular and informs classroom practice
Respond to requests to submit information about pupil progress to colleagues, ensuring all data provided is accurate and reliable.
The successful candidate will have the ability, drive and commitment to maintain and improve the current success rate, you should have:
" A real passion for teaching and learning in English
" The ability to inspire, challenge and motivate pupils along with the ability to manage behaviour
" Evidence of real measurable impact as a teacher
" A willingness to contribute to the school and multi academy trust at all levels
" A willingness to be supportive of the English department's drive to enable all students to achieve their full potential.
The Education Network can offer:
" A friendly, supportive and hugely talented whole staff team
" A school with an exciting future and history of continuous improvement
" Outstanding and supportive leadership at all levels
" An inclusive learning ethos
If you are interested in this role, please send your CV, a covering letter outlining your experience and contact details to Manchester@ednetwork.co.uk or ring 0161 234 9960