​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​Teacher of Media Studies

Date posted:18 Oct 2018

Start date: January 2019

Contract type: Full Time

Salary: MPS/UPS

Contract term: Permanent

Suitable for NQTs: Yes​

We are looking for an excellent practitioner to deliver outstanding lessons, raising academic achievement and ensuring all pupils make outstanding progress. In 2018, our Progress 8 score was significantly above national.   

You will be: 

  • Able to have a positive impact on the progress of both the pupils that are directly taught by you.  

  • Able to inspire pupils of all abilities to have high aspirations and achieve their potential at KS3 and KS4. 

  • Able to generate ideas and drive initiatives. 

  • Able to support the subject leader by contributing to the strategic development of the department. 

  • Able to work independently and meet deadlines. 

  • Able to share your practice in a constructive and collaborative way. 

  • Able to implement intervention strategies so that no pupil is left behind.  

You will have:  

  • A proven track record of success at KS3 and KS4. 

  • A passion for Media Studies and an ability to make the subject come to life. 

  • A desire to be the best you can be - to always improve and do things better. 

  • High expectations for all pupils. 

  • An ability to build positive relationships with pupils, parents, staff and governors. 

  • An ability to deliver consistently good and outstanding lessons. 

  • A commitment to Castleford Academy’s vision and values. 

This post would be suitable for an outstanding NQT who is looking for an excellent starting ground within a highly supportive environment or an established teacher seeking to further develop their career.  

Castleford Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. For all positions at Castleford Academy you are required to complete a Disclosure Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced check prior to appointment. 

If you are interested in this role now or in the future, please contact Mrs Kelly Baker, HR Manager on 01977 605060 to arrange a visit. Application forms can be downloaded from our website. 

Completed applications should be addressed to Mr George Panayiotou, Headteacher at the school address or via email to recruitment@castlefordacademy.com

The closing date for applications is Thursday 25th October 2018 at 10am, owing to the tight turn around interviews will be held Friday 26th October 2018. 

You can find the application form From TES here