Required for September 2021, the Littlehampton Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring specialist to our successful Communications Faculty. Applicants must be able to teach English at key stage 3 and key stage 4, with A level experience an advantage. There may also be the opportunity to teach Media, which is a popular subject at both key stage 4 and key stage 5.
This is an excellent opportunity for a newly qualified teacher or a more experienced colleague to join us. The Littlehampton Academy is a large academy with a core ethos that supports the development of both staff and students. We are determined to improve student performance in all areas. You will have opportunities to make significant contributions to our progress.
The Communications Faculty includes English, Media, French and Spanish. It is a strong, supportive and well-led team of specialist teachers, who provide high quality and engaging class teaching. We have invested heavily in a range of texts which gives us maximum curriculum flexibility. We encourage participation in extra-curricular events, including theatre visits and hosting visiting writers in the Academy.
Students at TLA are proud of their school and loyal to their teachers. Colleagues are welcoming and highly supportive and we provide an extensive CPD programme offering development opportunities at all career stages.
Our facilities are state-of-the-art, including secure and ample parking for staff, and we are also close to good transport links.
Early applications are encouraged. We reserve the right to close the vacancy before the closing date so please apply early.
The Littlehampton Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Our child protection policies and recruitment procedures follow local and national guidelines.