Teacher of English - Great Torrington School

  • Multiple Locations
  • Full Time
  • TPS

Required for September 2022, or as soon as possible.

We are looking for a fully qualified, enthusiastic teacher of English to join a high performing department. The successful applicant will have the ability to confidently teach all aspects of the subject at both Key Stage 3 and GCSE at Key Stage 4. Applications from NQTs are welcome.

We pride ourselves on being a highly driven team, passionate about our subject; we want to give pupils every opportunity for academic success, whilst seeking to find fresh ways of making the learning relevant, inspiring and enjoyable. The department has achieved outstanding GCSE results for the past three years: in 2019, English GCSE results were the fourth highest in the county. Ofsted recently commended the department for achieving ‘the greatest consistency’ between the progress of disadvantaged and non-disadvantaged pupils and was highlighted as an outstanding team within the school.

Great Torrington School offers excellent CPD training and an extensive enrichment programme.

Please contact the school for further details.

Great Torrington School is a successful and popular 11-16 school. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure Criminal Record Check. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Please download an application pack and application form from www.gts.devon.sch.uk. Alternatively, contact Joanna Pateman, Headteacher’s PA, on 01805 623531 (extension 230) or jpateman@gts.devon.sch.uk for a pack.
Please apply by 9am on the closing date.
Interview Date: 6 July 2022

GTS Academy Trust, known as Great Torrington School. A company limited by guarantee, registered in England and Wales, number 7698197. An exempt charity.
Registered Office: Great Torrington School, Calvesford Road, Great Torrington, Devon EX38 7DJ

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Job Details

  • OrganisationOther Organisations
  • Work LocationDevonTorridge
  • Work Postcode

    EX38 7DJ

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  • Occupational GroupTeaching - Secondary

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  • Job TermPermanent
  • Appointment TypeFull Time
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