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Teacher of English

At Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey , Kent
Salary: UNQ, MPS, UPS
Role: Full-time
Contract: Permanent
Start Date: April/ September 2022
Closed Date: 17:00 PM on Monday 14th February 2022
Interviews: W/C 14/02/2022

Teacher of English

Start date: April/ September 2022 Salary: UNQ, MPS, UPS Contract type: Permanent Hours per week: Full time, 32.5 hours per week. We also consider applicants who are interested in part time hours Application deadline: 14 February 2022, 5pm 

From the tragic heroes to gender roles, explore the depths of our English curriculum with our students and bring great literature to life. We are looking to appoint a Teacher of English with key stage responsibility; you will asses, record and report on the development, progress and attainment of our students.

Our offer to you:

  • A positive environment with colleagues who care
  • 1 year Aspiring Lead Practitioner training incentives
  • Access to free counselling services and specialist wellbeing resources
  • You will be given a mentor to help you settle into your new role and help you develop your practise
  • Reduced workload through the Oasis curriculum resource bank
  • Energised students ready to be moulded


The role and what we are looking for English is a popular subject here at OAIoS, as our students enjoy navigating their way through the likes of Dickens, Shakespeare and Golding in creative and engaging formats. We are looking for someone who is just as passionate as us about bringing life to our language, fully on-board with the academy vision, ready to take on ownership of establishing and maintaining great practice and innovating our English offer. We need someone who will set high expectations for teaching and learning, inspire students to love learning, and challenge our young people to think in new ways.

Our academy We are a large secondary academy and sixth form based across two specialist campuses on the Isle of Sheppey in Kent. Our unparalleled range of facilities allows us to teach a dynamic, academic and vocational range of subjects to suit the passions and aspirations of our young people. Our academy is improving day-by-day as we grow and have welcomed one of our largest year 7 cohort in September. We leave no child behind at OA Sheppey and foster strong links with community services to support the island to flourish beyond the school. It’s a really exciting time to be part of the Sheppey family.

Being part of the Oasis Community Learning multi-academy trust we also benefit from support and sharing of best practice from our regional schools, Regional Director and wider Oasis family, including the Oasis Curriculum specialists and resources.

What are you waiting? Apply today! Like what you see? Make sure you fill out an application today and submit to us before the deadline of 5pm on 14/02/2022. All application forms should be emailed to Please don’t hesitate to get in touch with Ellie Harry via Tel: 01795 873591 Ext:76254 if you have any questions at all – we’d be happy to help!

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We have the right to interview upon receipt of application.

Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours, which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

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How do I Apply?

To apply for the position of Teacher of English, please download (saving to your computer) and complete the above Application Form and Equal Opportunities Monitoring Forms and either upload and submit the forms Online or by Email.

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Please send your completed application forms to by no later than the 17:00 PM on Monday 14th February 2022.

If you have any questions or require any further information, please contact a member of the Oasis Academy Isle of Sheppey recruitment team on 01795 873591.