English Teacher (ECT)


February 2024

Salary: MPS
Contract term: Supply- Perm
Suitable for ECTs: Yes

Newly Qualified Teacher of English required to join a fantastic, friendly and supportive Secondary Academy based in Pontefract

AK Teaching is currently seeking an ambitious Newly Qualified Teacher of English for a well-renowned and high achieving school seeking to expand its successful and friendly English Department.

The role will include teaching and coordinating the delivery of English at KS3 and GCSE across year groups 7 to 11. You will work with the Head of English (SLT Member) to enhance the provision and will get the chance to get involved with exciting project work throughout the year. 

The appointed candidate will benefit from working alongside a highly experienced department of English practitioners, alongside support from a highly visible SLT team.

The school is offering:

  • A supportive environment allowing you to progress and develop as a classroom practitioner
  • Ongoing CPD opportunities with the chance to undertake qualifications such as NPQML and MA in Education
  • A competitive benefits package

The school expects:

  • A UK teaching qualification such as PGCE/PGDE, SCITT  with Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)
  • A relevant English Degree or a related subject
  • Experience of delivering English up to GCSE, pushing and engaging learners to progress within the subject

The Secondary School is a ‘Good’ rated school by Ofsted, with students who are eager to learn, keen to know more and want to enjoy their educational experiences. It is exceptional in many ways: a very diverse school community that produces results of the highest quality. 

If this exciting new opportunity sounds like a role you would be interested in then please contact the West Yorkshire Secondary team with a current CV, and we will be in contact ASAP on review of application.

Work Level
Employment Type
Full Time, Teacher
Valid Until
February 29, 2024
Jenna Hall
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Business Development
West Yorkshire