Baxter College is a vibrant learning community that has seen consistent improvement in the last 3 years, culminating in a ‘Good’ grading from OFSTED We are looking to appoint a dynamic English specialist who is innovative and inspiring with the ability to lead an English curriculum that is authentic, connected to our community and engages our students. The successful candidate will share our values, be passionate about their subject and inspire all students to share their enthusiasm for the English language and literature.
We are looking for a teacher who has:
● A shared commitment to our values and to forming positive working relationships with our community
● Experience of excellent, inspirational teaching English up to Key Stage 5 through expert subject knowledge.
● Commitment to their own professional development and a culture of open professional dialogue
● Passion for combating social disadvantage and generating social capital
● Enthusiasm for innovation in curriculum and assessment.
We are dedicated to the development and support of our team, with a range of opportunities through nationally accredited programs and in school experiences. Our school has an experienced and supportive staff team and a commitment to improving the wellbeing of the team, guided by our influential staff council. We want all voices to have an active role in our improvement journey. Being part of Severn Academies Educational Trust enables collaboration with best practice across our schools in order to provide the very best opportunities for our students.
If you are interested please come and meet us, you will enjoy being here. We are able to offer covid secure visits outside of the school day (after 3:30pm), Please contact the school if you wish to arrange this.
For further details of the post, please refer to the job description and person specification available.
Applicants must have the ability to support pupils/respond to parents through fluent and accurately spoken English.
Baxter College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. The post is subject to an enhanced clearance by the Disclosure and Barring Service.
Closing date for applications: Friday 16th April 2021 with interviews being held soon after. For more information please contact the Office.
Severn Academies Educational Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.