Teacher of English - Required September 2017

St Damian’s is a heavily oversubscribed Roman Catholic Science College which is committed to the professional development of staff and promoting the welfare of children.

We are seeking a well qualified, enthusiastic and innovative teacher of English.  This post would also be suitable for an NQT or a teacher already on the MPS. The person we are looking for will be committed to enthusing children of all abilities, be passionate about teaching and learning and will be supportive of the College’s Catholic ethos. It is a very exciting time to be joining the St Damian’s community. For the second year in a row, GCSE outcomes, as measured by 5A*- C grades including English/Maths was over 70%, and our Progress 8 is positive. This follows on from a very positive Ofsted report March 2014 !

St Damian’s is situated on the Tameside and Oldham border and has recently moved into a new £20m state-of-the-art building. The College is widely recognised for the quality of care it provides for all pupils and the professional opportunities afforded to all colleagues.  The College is committed to safeguarding children and expects all staff to share this commitment.  The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

CES application forms can be downloaded from www.cesew.org.uk and below;

Letter to Applicant

Job Description & Person Spec

Application Form (PDF) (MS Word)

Faith Referance Guidance

Completed Applications should be returned to the school F.A.O Mr S Logue, Headteacher

Closing date for Applications: Friday 21st April 2017. - 12 noon

*Interviews will take place on Wednesday 3rd May 2017