Media Studies & English Teacher

Are you an enthusiastic and dynamic Media Studies Teacher?

Do you believe that there are no limits to student achievement?

Teachers’ Main / Upper payscale (London fringe)

If so, why not consider joining our school and make a difference to our students.  We would like to appoint an outstanding and inspirational Media Studies & English Teacher who has proven experience of success and is ready to join our highly successful school in September 19 / January 20.

The Arts and English Faculties are committed to attaining the highest standards in teaching and learning and encourage all to ‘Aspire to Achieve’.  The Faculties are led by experienced and dynamic Heads of Faculty who are ably supported by forward thinking teams.  The Faculties have excellent resources and students also have access to our newly built Learning Resource Centre to support their learning.  The ability to teach Media Studies to KS5 is essential and English to any key stage.

Applications are welcome from NQTs, from more experienced colleagues who are looking for a change or even for someone considering returning to teaching where you will be fully supported back into the classroom.  We offer excellent NQT support including a bespoke programme of training and mentors and there are excellent opportunities for professional development.  We are able to offer additional remuneration for an exceptional candidate or someone looking to take on extra responsibility.

Bushey Meads School is part of the growing Bushey St James Trust and is a great place to work.  The school is ranked within the top 10 schools in Hertfordshire (School Guru) with its popularity still rising.  We have strong links with local primary schools where good practice and ideas are shared across the Trust.  Transport links are good with the M1, M25, A1 and A41 being close by and local bus routes are only a short walk.

Heavily subsidised childcare is offered as a package with all posts within Bushey St James Trust (BSJT).  For more information about the BSJT Little Gems Day Care Nursery please contact Rachael Coombs, BSJT Business Manager, through the HR Team on 020 8955 8833.

If you are interested in applying for this full time position please send in a completed application form along with a covering letter, addressed to Mr J Turner, Executive Principal.  Your completed application form and letter should be returned to the school by post or by email to:  [email protected] by the deadline.  Please note that CVs and late applications will not be accepted and you must have the right to work in the UK.

Closing Date for applications:    Monday 24th June 2019 (midday)

Interviews:     To be confirmed

We are committed to safeguarding children and young people.  We adhere to stringent recruitment procedures and all post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service check. 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974.

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