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Greenwood
Academies
Trust

English KS3 Coordinator and Literacy Leader

Nottingham Academy Ransom Road
Location: Nottinghamshire | Job type: Permanent | Salary: MPS/UPR + TLR

We are looking for a high quality professional, who has the highest expectations of themselves and our pupils. If you provide high quality teaching and have a natural enthusiasm for improving the life chances of our children then this could be the role for you.

17-18/NAR/011

MPS/UPR + TLR

Required September 2018 or sooner

Closing date: 6 May 2018 at midnight

About the Role

We wish to recruit someone who shares our vision that all pupils should leave with the skills to be able to express themselves creatively and imaginatively, and to communicate with others confidently and effectively. As an English Teacher you will be expected to ensure, through effective teaching and learning, that all pupils acquire key literacy skills and are inspired to achieve outstanding progress.

About You

We are looking for someone who;

  • has a passion for English and the ability to inspire others to share it.
  • has high professional standards
  • is committed to raising the achievement of all learners by ensuring teaching across the curriculum is of the highest quality
  • is able to make positive relationships with staff, pupils and parents alike
  • is able to plan and deliver innovative and inspirational lessons that engage pupils.
  • has a genuine desire to provide the best education for students.
  • is committed to the aims and ethos of the school.
  • is a good manager of time who is well organised.
  • possesses a willingness to keep up-to-date with developments in the subject area and become involved in relevant training.
  • has an understanding of coaching-style leadership and a commitment to the professional development of those around you.

About Us

The Nottingham Academy, part of the Greenwood Academies Trust (GAT) is one of the largest 3-19 schools in the country, with its own nursery, primary, secondary and sixth form provision.

Our academy has three sites and is led by three Heads of School in conjunction with the Lead Principal, Ged Rae. With new and refurbished buildings, our academy offers pupils and staff an outstanding learning environment. The most recent Ofsted in November 2015 judged the academy consistently ‘Good’ and commented that despite its increasing size, it feels calm and orderly and has an atmosphere focused on learning.

In Return

You can be assured that you will be joining a successful Multi Academy Trust that has a great track record in helping children to succeed no matter what their background. The Trust is dedicated to valuing and developing the workforce whether that be through ensuring a fair workload or offering access to bespoke CPD from the Learning Alliance to enhance professional growth. For NQT’s looking to join the Trust you can be assured that we will invest in developing your practice to ensure you succeed. All NQTs are required to attend the NQT development programme where you will be taken through a range of core areas of professional development including induction and training days where all the NQT’s from the Trust are brought together. This training doesn’t stop at NQTs as the Learning Alliance also offers programmes for Teachers looking to develop techniques and strategies to improve classroom practice.

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed. Please contact Eve Strumnik, PA to the Head of School, on 0115 748 3390 or email adminr@nottinghamacademy.org to arrange a mutually convenient appointment.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and we expect all staff to share this commitment and undergo appropriate checks, therefore, all posts within the Trust are subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

 

The Trust welcomes applications from all, irrespective of gender, marital status, disability, race, age or sexual orientation.

TO APPLY please email a completed application form to vacancies@greenwoodacademies.org stating the job reference in your email.

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