English Teacher job in Powys. One year role teaching KS3 and KS4 English classes.
Your new school
This school is a mixed, 11 - 18, mainstream secondary school located in Powys. The school has five hundred pupils and is situated in an affluent, rural location. The school has been established for over sixty years and is based in a Mansion House accompanied by impressive grounds. Five percent of pupils are entitled to full school meals (significantly below the national seventeen percent average) and last year the school achieved their highest ever exam results with 89% of pupils achieving 5 GCSE between A* - C. They are currently recruiting for a English teacher.
Your new role
Starting in September 2017 you will work as part of a English department made up of six specialist teachers. You will be responsible for full teaching responsibilities (including planning and preparation) for a KS3 and KS4 English timetable. In addition to your teaching responsibilities you will also have pastoral responsibilities for a form class and be expected to occasionally cover other subjects when required.
What you'll need to succeed
You will be a qualified teacher registered with the Education Workforce Council. You will have previous experience of teaching English in a secondary school. You will have a passion for learning and have a strong track record of helping pupils to achieve results. You will also possess strong behaviour and classroom management skills. You share a commitment to safeguarding and hold a DBS check.
What you'll get in return
This is an opportunity to work with one of the highest achieving schools in Powys and surrounding local authorities. The school is well led and there are very few challenges in terms of behaviour management. You will be offered a daily pay rate of GBP115 - GBP125 per day. You will have the opportunity to teach your own timetable and deliver improvement and results for your own classes.
What you need to do now
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