Teacher of English, (with drama or media studies)

  • Employer: Wirral School
  • Salary: £30,000 to £46,525
  • Location: Pensby High School
  • Contract: Permanent
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 1 FTE hours.
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Closing Date: 04/03/2024 at 09:00
  • Reference: SCH/24/269524

Required for September 2024

Teacher of English, (with drama or media studies)

Full time, MPS1 to UPS3

Permanent

 

Pensby High School is an 11-16 co-educational and non-selective secondary school, situated on the Wirral, in a highly selective local authority. We are currently looking to employ a Teacher of English (with drama or media) to join our successful English department. We are committed to placing the development of teachers and therefore students’ learning at the forefront of what we do. As a result, pupil outcomes are high when compared to national figures, but particularly strong when compared to similar schools. The school is oversubscribed in every year and staff turnover is low.

 

The English area contributes to the school’s overall success, gaining results in terms of attainment and progress above national norms. This is as a result of consistently good teaching, staff working to support each other and develop the day-to-day experience for students.

 

The core function of the post is to teach English with the ability to teach at key stage 3 and 4 are essential for this post. New appointments are supported by a tailored coaching programme and all staff contribute to a collegiate coaching programme.

 

The successful candidates will be expected to:

  • Teach English across key stage 3 and 4, with drama or media as a second subject
  • Display and promote excellence in teaching and learning
  • Inspire Pupils
  • Have a commitment to raising achievement

 

Pensby High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including reference checks with previous employers and an enhanced criminal record check.

 

An application form and further information is available from the school website, www.pensbyhighschool.org or at www.wirral.gov.uk Please return completed application forms with a supporting letter on no more than two sides of A4 to Mr K Flanagan, Headteacher at the above address or emailed to schooloffice@psf.wirral.sch.uk

 

Closing Date: Monday 4 March 2024, 9.00am.

 

This post is subject to an Enhanced Level DBS check.

 

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

 

All applicants will be considered on the basis of suitability for the post regardless of sex, race or disability.

 

Please note we do not accept C.V’s or approaches from Recruitment Agencies.

 

Pensby High School

Irby Road

Heswall

Wirral

CH61 6XN

Tel: 0151 342 0570

Email: schooloffice@psf.wirral.sch.uk