Vacancy Details - Newport Girls` High School

Teacher of English - Full-time
Required for September 2016
This is an opportunity for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and highly motivated teacher to join our
oversubscribed 11 – 18 grammar school which will have 500 girls on roll, including 140 Sixth
Form students. The school is situated in the busy market town of Newport, eight miles from the
centre of Telford. Newport is also in commuting distance of Stafford, Shrewsbury,
Wolverhampton and north Birmingham.
The school moved to Academy status in 2011 and consistently achieves excellent results and
standards within a caring, supportive and modern environment.
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher and form tutor, who would work within the
English department, and contribute to the delivery of the English curriculum to all year groups.
The applicant should, therefore, have experience of teaching English and English Literature to all
key stages including A level. The school would welcome applications from both NQTs and
experienced teachers.
We can offer you:
The opportunity to work with well-motivated students and supportive parents.
The full support of a professional team of staff.
The benefit of working in an innovative and forward-thinking Academy.
Professional development to support you in your career.
Are you someone who:
Is an inspirational and passionate teacher of English?
Has a strong commitment to running subject-related enrichment activities?
Wants to make a real difference to the lives of our young people?
Closing date for applications:
Interview date:
12.00 noon on Monday 9th November 2015
Tuesday 17th November 2015
Application packs:
Teaching Application Form (CVs are not acceptable)
School and Department Profiles
Teacher of English Job Description
Form Tutor Job Description
Person Specification
Supporting information
available from the school
website (
School Prospectuses
Sixth Form Prospectus
Sixth Form Subject Details
GCSE Options Booklet
Years 7, 8 and 9 Curriculum Booklets
Please note that candidates invited for interview will be notified by
Wednesday 11th November 2015.
Unsuccessful candidates will not receive notification.
Thank you for your interest in this post.