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Teacher of English

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Teacher of English

Location: Milton Keynes

Employer: Dunbar Education

Position: Teacher of English

School Type: 11-18 Mixed Academy

Ofsted Rating: Good

Are you an enthusiastic and dedicated English teacher looking for an exciting opportunity in a vibrant school community? Dunbar Education is seeking a passionate Teacher of English to join a highly regarded 11-18 mixed academy in Milton Keynes. This full-time role offers the potential for a Teaching and Learning Responsibility (TLR) for suitably qualified candidates, providing opportunities for career progression.

About the Role:

  • Position: Teacher of English
  • Levels: Key Stages 3-5
  • Start Date: September 2024 (or as soon as possible)
  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Salary: MPS/UPS (depending on experience) with potential for TLR for suitably qualified candidates

Key Responsibilities:

  • Deliver high-quality English Language and Literature lessons to students across Key Stages 3-5.
  • Develop and implement engaging and challenging curriculum plans.
  • Inspire and motivate students to achieve their full potential in English.
  • Assess, record, and report on student progress and development.
  • Contribute to the wider life of the school, including extracurricular activities and events related to English.

Requirements:

  • A degree in English or a related field.
  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.
  • Experience teaching English at secondary level; applications from both ECTs and more experienced colleagues are both warmly welcomed.
  • Strong subject knowledge and a passion for English literature and language.
  • Excellent communication, organizational, and interpersonal skills.
  • A commitment to fostering a positive and inclusive learning environment.

What We Offer:

  • A supportive and collaborative working environment.
  • Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
  • Competitive salary on the MPS/UPS scale, depending on experience.
  • Potential for a TLR for suitably qualified candidates.

About the School: The academy is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence and holistic student development. Rated 'Good' by Ofsted, the school boasts a dedicated staff team, enthusiastic students, and a strong sense of community.

Application Process: To apply for this position, please submit your CV today, or contact Suzanne Jones at Dunbar Education to discuss further.

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