Teacher of English

Teachers’ Pay Scale

Start date by negotiation

Fixed Term Contract until 31 July 2021

We are looking to appoint a Teacher of English to join our large, highly successful, creative and dynamic English department. The English curriculum has been designed by our team of specialists to engage, challenge and inspire our young people. Our students study a wide range of texts, developing their knowledge and understanding of key aspects of English as well as their cultural capital and knowledge to explore big concepts. We believe that every writer is a storyteller; creative writing is an important part of our curriculum, allowing students to take inspiration from other writers and to develop their imaginations alongside writing skills. The English department also offers extracurricular activities as part of our Penrice Plus, such as poetry club, debating and sign language.

Penrice Academy is a fast paced, driven and forward thinking school, with a determination to give our students the best possible life chances. We have the highest expectations of our students’ behaviour, engagement and academic outcomes. Our students come to school ready and excited to learn. Can you motivate and inspire their success?

We offer unparalleled career development opportunities for all. Whether you are a newly qualified or experienced teacher, Penrice is the school that will fast track your development. We offer an extensive and highly supportive programme for our recently qualified teachers.

If you are interested in this position and wish to have an informal conversation, please contact Jenni Oddy, Assistant Principal, on 01726 72163 or via email joddy@penrice.org.uk

Application forms and full details are available at www.penriceacademy.org/vacancies-3/

Applications by CV, letter or social media alone will not be accepted.

Closing Date:         9.00am Friday 20th November 2020

Interview Date:       w/c 23rd November 2020