Teacher of English
Full-time permanent position to commence post 1st April 2018
Washington Academy is seeking to appoint an inspiring, energetic and dedicated individual to deliver to the high standards required by the English department of our Academy. The successful candidate will need drive, stamina and a creative intellect with the capacity to augment the continual development programme undertaken for the benefit of our students. We are looking for someone who will inspire and enthuse students, delivering an outstanding and enriched curriculum with the capability to further enhance outcomes at KS4. The successful candidate will join a busy and extremely enthusiastic department.
Washington Academy offers staff excellent resources in a state-of-the-art building, our staff are fully committed to helping our students gain the best possible progress.
Washington Academy is a successful Academy judged to be Grade 2, ‘good’ in all four Ofsted categories. We believe that by developing positive relationships within our Academy community, as well as with all stakeholders, we can more positively impact upon the education of the whole child. The successful candidate should subscribe to this belief and be prepared to move forward with us along our continuing improvement journey, thereby assisting the Academy to improve the life chances of the young people in our care.
Washington Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to Enhanced Disclosure procedures.
If you know that you can contribute to moving our Academy forward during this important time of change and development in education and believe that you can bring something unique to the post then please download an application pack below. Applications should be submitted for the attention of the Principal, to Mrs L Foster at Foster.L@washingtonacademy.co.uk. We welcome applications from NQTs.
Washington Academy, Spout Lane, Washington NE37 2AA
Closing date: Midday, Friday 2nd February 2018
Interview date: Thursday 8th February 2018
Visits to the Academy are being held on Wednesday 24th January and Tuesday 30th January at 15:45 by appointment only. Please email Mrs L Foster if you would like to attend, please include a contact number. Unfortunately we are unable to offer alternative dates and times.
PLEASE NOTE: If you have not been contacted by end of day Tuesday 6th February 2018 please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. We are unable to provide feedback on individual applications. Applications received after the closing time stated will not be considered. We do not accept CV’s.