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The Governors at Cornelius Vermuyden are seeking to appoint an exceptional teacher of English, from September 2022, that will make a significant contribution to the development and achievement of the English Department. The department has made significant progress in recent years and the three year attainment trend reflects this.
We are seeking someone who:
- Is qualified to teach English across the ability range;
- Is an exceptional classroom practitioner;
- Is committed to raising standards for all students;
- Can consistently engage students in quality learning;
- Can lead the development of the Key Stage 3 curriculum;
- Is dynamic in their leadership and management of others.
This is an exciting opportunity to join an oversubscribed, purpose built school, located in 38 acres of land. We have a fully resourced school for our hardworking and friendly students, as well as a range of state of the art mobile devices, and we are determined to work with our students to give them the best life chances possible.
Cornelius Vermuyden is a highly successful school, with a national reputation for innovative educational practice using our state of the art facilities. The school also boasts a purpose built Teacher Training Room for sharing practice.
Cornelius Vermuyden School promotes the values of Trauma Perceptive Practice (TPP) in all that we do:-
- Compassion and Kindness
- Connection and Belonging
Furthermore, we expect all of our staff to model and uphold these values to our school community.
Please apply using the accompanying application form. Alternatively, you can visit the school's website, www.corneliusvermuyden.com, and use the application form under Key Materials in the vacancy section under Staff Information. Please send your completed application to Mrs A Beckman, Headteacher's PA, either by email to firstname.lastname@example.org, or by post to the school's address.
CVs alone will not be accepted. CVs sent via a recruitment agency will not be considered.
We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response. We would therefore recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.
Please note that only those applicants who are asked to attend for interview will be contacted.
Information about the School
Cornelius Vermuyden is a vibrant and distinctive learning community in which all students receive the support, challenge and encouragement that they need to become successful, confident and mature young people who are well-prepared for life beyond school. Located on a beautiful site on Canvey Island and easily accessible to all parts of Essex, Southend and London, the school provides a secure and happy environment for positive and exciting learning experiences.