Contract: Fixed Term Maternity Cover Start date: Required for February 2018
We are looking to appoint a full time Teacher of English (Maternity Cover ) to join our successful and ambitious English Faculty. We are looking for an enthusiastic, passionate and outstanding English graduate who works well as part of a team and who will be able to motivate our students to ‘aspire for excellence’. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate experience in the following areas:
? good/outstanding teaching and learning;
? innovative teaching and a commitment to sharing good practice;
? a willingness to take risks and support innovation;
? willingness to take on extra responsibility.
Handsworth Wood Girls’ Academy is an 11-18 comprehensive school in the north-west of Birmingham. Our student intake is from a variety of ethnic backgrounds, making for a very harmonious and happy school. Our Ofsted inspection in May 2014 graded the academy as Outstanding, stating that “the academy provides an exceptionally high quality of education, which results in students making outstanding progress.’
This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.