Oasis Academy Brislington is looking for a
Teacher of English
Are you looking for your next career move? We are seeking an inspiring and creative English teacher who will support our endeavour to become the best comprehensive school in Bristol
An opportunity to join our dedicated and passionate team in one of the largest secondary schools within Bristol. There is also the opportunity for the right candidate to take on a leadership role within the department.
Oasis Academy Brislington is a ‘GOOD’ school (OFSTED November 2021) where staff, students and parents are proud to belong to the school community. All our staff have the high expectations for our students to do well.
As a school we provide students with a well-structured environment in which to learn. Staff and students enjoy working together to develop students’ character, talents and interests during the five-year learning journey here at Oasis Brislington.
At Oasis Academy Brislington we are looking to recruit an expert teacher who can deliver the excellently resourced English Curriculum within our context. Studying English Language and Literature at OAB intends to provide students with opportunities to gain knowledge of and to engage with the “best of what has been thought and said”. Our curriculum has been rigorously planned and resourced because we believe that great English teaching helps to shape the individual. In order to do this successfully, it needs rigour, precision and soul. Our curriculum focusses on robust vocabulary instruction, challenging texts and powerful questions. It is designed to foster a sense of curiosity and an appreciation that to read the widest possible range of texts, and create your own, opens minds and leads people to be better human beings. As a member of our highly successful department, you will be instrumental in ensuring that all students achieve their very best in this vital subject. The team is hugely experienced and you will be fully supported by true experts in their field including a National Lead Practitioner who is based at OAB. Our students, are kind, funny and have huge potential; for the right candidate Oasis Academy Brislington is an incredibly rewarding place to work. The successful candidate, who is a strong classroom practitioner with excellent subject knowledge and is able to deliver at both KS3 and KS4, will be a committed individual able to inspire and motivate our young people.
Staff are very well supported in the Academy with weekly meetings focused on teaching and learning which are both vibrant and stimulating. Through your line manager you will receive high quality individual support and challenge to ensure that your teaching career develops further and you grow as an outstanding subject lead.
Oasis Academy Brislington is part of the Oasis Community Learning family, a multi-academy sponsor with the express purpose of transforming schools into community hubs, through applying a holistic view of education.
For more information please visit the academy website.
For an informal discussion or to request an application pack, please contact Mrs Sue Brain, PA to the Principal.
To apply, please send your completed Application and Equal Opportunities forms to Mrs Sue Brain, PA to the Principal, Oasis Academy Brislington, Hungerford Road, Bristol BS4 5EY.
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How do I apply for this job?
To apply for the position of Teacher of English at Oasis Academy Brislington, please download and complete (by saving to your computer) the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either submit the forms Online (by clicking 'Apply Online') or by Emailing the academy directly.
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