Ref 174709
Term Full Time
Perm / Temp Permanent
Required From 01/09/2021 
Closing Date 9AM 09/04/2021 
Astley Road , Chorley , Lancashire , PR7 1RS
Tel: 01257 264740
School website: www.saint-michaels.com
The Governors of this outstanding Church of England Academy are seeking to appoint an inspirational and highly motivated Teacher of English. The successful candidate will be pro-active, energetic and fully committed to enabling our young people to grow and flourish as unique individuals.

We are a high achieving Academy committed to the pursuit of academic excellence. Our Centre Assessed Grades in 2020 are indicative of sustained high levels of attainment. In 2019 92% of pupils achieved 5+ 9-4 grades including English and mathematics and 75% at grade 9-5. The school has been in the top 10% of non-selective schools for attainment for the last five years. Progress of pupils is also above average with a Progress 8 measure of 0.38 in 2019.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced DBS clearance.

The post you are applying for is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (as amended in 2013). If successful you will be required to apply to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) for a 'disclosure'. Information provided by you or the Disclosure and Barring Service will be dealt with in a confidential manner in accordance with the DBS's Code of Practice. You may view the Code of Practice on the DBS website at www.gov.uk/dbs or alternatively a copy is available on request. Lancashire County Council has a Handling of DBS Certificate Information Policy this is available from the recruiting manager to applicants who are asked to complete a DBS application.
Lancashire County Council has a Policy Statement on the Recruitment of Ex-offenders this is available to all applicants upon request.
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Application forms and further details are available from/returnable to

Application packs may be obtained from the school website or alternatively contact Mrs C Jenner, Clerk to the Governors, on 01257 264740 or email: cjenner@saint-michaels.lancs.sch.uk
Please return completed applications to: vacancies@saint-michaels.lancs.sch.uk

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.