Teacher of English (Short term Contract)
Salary scale: Inner London Main Pay Scale (Teachers pay and conditions) + 1 SEN Point
Job Type: Full-time, Six-Month contract (until 31st August 2024)
Based at New Directions
Address: Woodman Street, London E16 2LS
London Borough of Newham Pupil Referral Units are a multi-site organisation offering education programmes for young people unable to attend their mainstream school. Our aim is to help remove barriers to learning through an individualised response to our pupil’s needs. We are trauma informed and attachment ware in our approach to working with our young people. We passionately believe in giving our cohort every opportunity to learn and succeed in our friendly, supportive school that is soon to receive the Nurturing Schools Accreditation.
We are now seeking to appoint a dynamic, enthusiastic and innovative English Teacher who can help us continue our successes and further develop the KS3 and KS4 curriculum.
This role will provide the post holder with the opportunity to join an ambitious department and work in a school that values professional development and creativity in approach. Applicants will be well-organised, inspirational teachers, who are passionate about inclusive education. Applicants will understand the barriers and challenges that our young people face, whilst also seeing the great potential within them and so will create opportunities for continued success.
We are seeking a well-qualified colleague who has:
- A dynamic, innovative and creative approach with excellent interpersonal skills
- The learner at the centre of their vision
- Excellent classroom practice
- The ability to inspire, challenge, motivate and empower young people to achieve excellence
- An absolute commitment to achieving the very highest of standards for all students
Full job description, person specification are attached.
If you would like to visit the school, please contact Ricky Sparham, Assistant Head for Curriculum.
Newham PRU’s are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Due to this post having access to children, candidates will be required to undertake a Disclosure and Barring Service check.
Closing date for applications: Friday 16th February 2024
Interviews will be held week of 26th February 2024