Teacher of English KS2/KS3 Transition

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Teacher of English KS2/KS3 Transition

Location
Woking, Surrey
College
Hoe Valley School
Hours
Full Time
Salary
Competitive
Posted
7th February 2020
Start Date
1st September 2020
Expires
24th February 2020 12:00 AM
Contract Term
Permanent
Job ID
1089532
Start date
1st September 2020
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 “Hoe Valley School is an inspiring environment at the heart of its community where every student’s experience is personalised. Our students will learn to think independently, pursue their ambitions and achieve to their highest potential.”

The Role 

We are looking for a passionate, talented and rigorous practitioner to join our dedicated team in leading the School on its journey to becoming an established outstanding community School.

The successful candidate will have the exciting and unique opportunity to shape our key stage 3 curriculum with a focus on the transition from year 6 to year 7. They will also lead on interventions for students in key stage 3 with low literacy levels. We are happy to accept applications from teachers experienced in teaching key stage two or key stage three. 

We are looking for an inspirational teacher with a proven track record of leading students to achieve outstanding results, who embraces creativity, innovation and is always looking for the very best practice in teaching. They will share the School's vision and the belief that all young people can achieve at high levels.   

All students will take English Literature and English Language and all students have five hours of English a week. 

The School 

Hoe Valley School is: 

  • An oversubscribed secondary school which opened in September 2015 to serve the local community of South Woking 
  • Rated ‘Outstanding’ by Ofsted in June 2018
  • Delivering innovative and exciting lessons to years 7, 8, 9, 10 and 11
  • Committed to ensuring our students leave us with excellent academic outcomes, the skills to be ‘work-ready’ and the traits of excellent global citizens
  • Following the national curriculum offering an extended day allowing time for additional Maths and English along with time for all students to complete their homework during the compulsory day
  • A Google School with ICT fully embedded in all curriculum areas
  • Committed to learning which is relevant with links to the ‘real world’ of business, higher education and the local community
  • In a state of the art new School in September 2018 on Egley Road, Woking with a dedicated English area - all teachers have their own classroom and a English Faculty Planning Hub
  • Committed to supporting our staff to have a good work / life balance by offering longer school holidays, bespoke CPD programmes, minimising paperwork and meetings and ultimately by trusting our staff to deliver excellent outcomes

This is a rare opportunity to be part of a School's development at an 'outstanding' school and to see your career grow as the School grows.

Deadline for application is:  

Sunday 23rd February 2020 

Applications are considered as they are received, we reserve the right to make an appointment prior to the closing date.

Only fully completed application forms received by the stated deadline for applications will be accepted as valid applications.    

CV’s will not be accepted as applications. No recruitment agencies please.

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Safeguarding Statement:

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 successful appointments are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check. Applicants must have the right to work in the UK.
Hoe Valley School

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