Teacher of English

Teacher of Music
  • Full Time
  • Rainham
  • 11/03/2024

Leigh Academy Rainham

Otterham Quay Lane
Scale: MPS/UPS commensurate with experience
Job Summary: We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of English who can deliver high quality learning opportunities

We are seeking to appoint a Teacher of English who can deliver high quality learning opportunities for our students across this key curriculum area. You will be joining a very passionate and effective team of 5 teachers who work collaboratively to implement a digital IB curriculum with carefully planned interdisciplinary links with other departments. The English team is part of Angelou College (English and Arts) and works closely with all other departments, particularly the Arts, to ensure they deliver a highly ambitious, global curriculum with cross-curricular links.


Applications are welcomed from both experienced and Early Career Teachers (ECTs).

What we are offering:

A salary commensurate with the profile of the post
Bespoke CPD with mentoring and coaching opportunities
The opportunity to work laterally across a number of Leigh Academies Trust schools to benchmark best practice and to be involved in teaching and learning innovation
We’d like to hear from candidates who are:

An excellent teacher who is passionate about learning and has strong subject knowledge
Able to maintain a positive growth mindset despite challenges they may face
Collaborative, able to build strong professional relationships
Able to motivate and inspire students and staff to achieve their full potential
Energetic and have a can-do attitude
Confident and has strong career aspirations
Committed to safeguarding and the happiness and wellbeing of everyone at the Academy
Prepared to be involved in leading co-curricular activities either within or outside of their teaching subject
Committed to accessing the support from the Trust to improve their digital skills in preparation for becoming Level 1 Certified Google Educators 
If you are looking for a new challenge in an exceptional new Academy we look forward to hearing from you!

This is a permanent opportunity offering a MPS/UPS commensurate with experience.

If you have any queries regarding the role or the application process, please contact Rachel Cribben (Recruitment Advisor) on rachel.cribben@latrust.org.uk or 01643 412 258.