East Midlands Education Trust

Teacher of English

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John Flamsteed Community School


£24,371 - £40,489, (M1 - U3)

Hours per Week

Full Time


Fixed term for 1 year, (suitable for NQT's)

Closing Date



We are looking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic Teacher of English (Language and Literature) to join us on our journey to academic excellence.  Is this you?

John Flamsteed Community School is an Ofsted rated ‘Good’ school located in Denby, Derbyshire within easy reach of Nottingham, Derby, Sheffield and the Peak District. We are a founding member of the East Midlands Education Trust and work in close partnership with other academies within the Trust.  We enjoy an excellent local reputation and our intake has expanded from four to six forms of entry in recent years.

We are looking to appoint a first class teacher who will be an enthusiastic, motivated and ambitious Teacher of English to join our already successful teaching team.  We expect a proven track record of delivering excellent lessons alongside exceptional organisation and interpersonal skills.  The successful candidate will demonstrate knowledge, understanding and experience for improving teaching and learning and raising standards with an ability to teach English Language and Literature across all abilities and age groups from KS3 to GCSE, with an opportunity of extending to A level in our joint Sixth Form.

We are a growing, aspirational, friendly and popular school located in a very pleasant semi-rural area.  We have a lovely open site with an extremely pleasant atmosphere.  Most often praised by visitors is the smart appearance and excellent behaviour of our students.

For further details of the post and an application form, please visit www.emet.academy/vacancies

Completed application forms and letters of application should be returned to: recruitment@emet.academy

Please note that we are unable to accept CVs for this post.

If you have any further questions, please contact Jackie Hampton (PA to the Headteacher) by email: hamptonj@jfcs.org.uk.

Closing date for applications:  noon on Friday 14 February 2020

Interviews scheduled for: Week Commencing 24 February 2020

Safeguarding Children and Safer Recruitment

John Flamsteed Community School is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

All posts are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check. We welcome applications from all who feel they have the qualities to contribute to this Academy regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.