We are looking for a talented, hard-working and motivated individual to join us as a teacher of English.
The Bishop of Llandaff is an 11-18 co-educational comprehensive school serving the Christian and non-Christian communities within the city and surrounding areas including The Vale of Glamorgan, Caerphilly, Rhondda Cynon Taff and Bridgend. Standards of achievement at all levels are exceptionally high, with outcomes consistently performing amongst the best schools in Wales and rest of the UK. However, the school is more than just about examination outcomes. Our students take part in a broad range of activities that help them become "well-rounded" and our strong Christian ethos helps shape our students to become positive role models in our society. It genuinely is a happy place to learn and work! We want every student to have the best start in life by providing them with an outstanding education! We seek to ensure each student in our care achieves their full potential academically; develops the skills necessary to be successful in our ever-changing world; and understands a sense of morality guided by the gospel values of love, acceptance, responsibility and forgiveness. These aims are delivered through a commitment to providing high quality learning experiences, a strong pastoral system and an extensive range of sporting, cultural, physical and extra-curricular activities.
About the role
English is a very popular and highly successful subject at The Bishop of Llandaff. Standards at all key stages are exceptional and students are very enthusiastic towards the subject. Across all key stages, performance places the school well above modelled expectations, as seen over a sustained period of time. The quality of teaching and learning within the English department is consistently very strong. The successful applicant would be joining a very strong team of highly effective teachers, with a broad range of experiences. The English team is situated within the first floor of C block. All classrooms are equipped with up to date technology including interactive boards and visualizers. All teachers are issued with a school laptop. The role would suit a newly qualified teacher searching for their first position or someone with more experience. The role is provide cover for maternity. However, the role will be for the full academic year (ie. until 31st August 2022). All new members of staff receive a very strong programme of induction, which includes an allocated member of staff to support with the operational elements of joining a new school, as well as a tailored support package to meet individual needs.
Closing date for applications: 11th March at 12 noon.