Teacher of English

Permanent, full time

Flexible working options available

Salary: According to experience

To start: April or September 2024

 

The Bulmershe School are looking to employ an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher of English to join our friendly and experienced English department. The candidate should have strong subject knowledge and an interest in curriculum development. They should be passionate about delivering the best possible English Literature and Language curricula with a focus on raising student aspiration and attainment. The post is suitable for experienced teachers; however, due to the supportive culture at The Bulmershe, this post is also suitable for an ECT.

Specific duties and responsibilities

  • Teach EDEXCEL A-level English Language and Literature
  • Teach EDEXCEL English Language and Literature GCSE
  • Teach to the English National Curriculum for years 7-9 
  • Pro-active lesson planning and marking
  • Responsible for the learning and achievement of all students in your classes, ensuring equality of opportunity for all
  • Responsible and accountable for achieving the highest possible standards in work and conduct
  • Treat students with dignity, building relationships rooted in mutual respect, and at all times observing proper boundaries appropriate to a teacher’s professional position
  • Work proactively and effectively in collaboration and partnership with learners, parents/carers, governors, other staff and external agencies in the best interests of students
  • Act within the statutory frameworks, which set out professional duties and responsibilities and in line with the duties outlined in the current School Teachers Pay and Conditions Document and Teacher Standards
  • Take responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of children and young people within the school

Our successful candidates will receive:

  • A salary commensurate with experience
  • Professional coaching and support to enhance teaching and learning
  • Opportunity to teach across the key stages
  • Bespoke CPD programme
  • A position in a department that prides itself on being supportive

Why join The Bulmershe School

The Bulmershe School is a heavily oversubscribed school which sits at the heart of the community. We are a mixed Corvus Learning Trust Academy school of 1,500 students,  who come from diverse backgrounds and cultures. We work closely with our parents, partners and feeder school to achieve the best outcomes for all of our students. We were rated as ‘Good’ in our last OFSTED report and are aiming for Outstanding. With a thriving and expanding 6th form, The Bulmershe School is an ideal environment for any teacher who would like the challenge and opportunity to teach their subject at A-level.

We believe that The Bulmershe is a school where you can really make a difference. To find out more about The Bulmershe School and this specific opportunity, please take a look at the attached vacancy pack. We look forward to your application.

How to Apply

  1. If you’d like to find out more about role, the school, or to talk to us about options for flexible working call: 0118 935 3353 to arrange to meet us for coffee and a chat
  2. Ready to apply? Please complete our application form (CVs will not be accepted)
  3. Email your application and equal opportunities form to the Assistant School Business Manager, Mrs Bagley-Kelly: vbagley@bulmershe.wokingham.sch.uk

 

The Bulmershe School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to enhanced DBS clearance and satisfactory employment references. Note: This job description is not your contract of employment or any part of it. It has been prepared only for the purpose of school organisation and may change either as your contract changes or as the organisation of the school is changed. Nothing will be changed without consultation.

Documents

Page Downloads Date  
Equal Opportunities Form 06th Feb 2023 Download
Teacher Application Form 18th Jan 2023 Download
Teacher of English - Vacancy Pack - The Bulmershe School 08th Feb 2024 Download