Teacher of English & Literacy Co-ordinator BYA31

Teacher of English + Literacy Co-ordinator

Bishop Young C of E Academy is a thriving 11-18 Church of England convertor Academy which serves communities right across the city of Leeds. We are part of a newly formed and growing multi academy trust, Abbey Multi Academy Trust.

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated teacher to join our English Department. The successful candidate will show a passion for teaching and learning and be committed to achieving the very best outcomes for our students.You will be required to teach throughout the age and ability range to GCSE. The ability to teach A Level would be an advantage.  You will lead on a whole school project to develop literacy across the Academy.

This is an exciting opportunity for a committed and passionate teacher to join a successful and CPD focused department where new initiatives are welcomed and encouraged. 

As a Teacher we will nurture, challenge and support you throughout your career here at Bishop Young.

You will be:

  • A routinely good/outstanding teacher with the ability to teach all aspects of English KS3/KS4 
  • A colleague looking to either start or further your career within a supportive team 
  • Able to encourage and enthuse students to achieve their full potential 
  • Inspirational to colleagues and students - sharing best practice 

We can offer:

  • An Academy and English Department that will allow you to be inspirational,creative and play an active part on our journey 
  • Tailored CPD with a commitment to support your career ambitions, free car parking and personal iPad
  • A Department which welcomes new ideas with energy and enthusiasm 

This is a genuinely exciting time to join our Academy. If you are looking to join an Academy with happy positive and polite students and staff then we want to hear from you.

The closing date for applications is 22nd March 2019 with interviews held shortly after the closing date.

Bishop Young C of E Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. An enhanced disclosure from the DBS will be required for this post. 

Paul Cooper


Name & Registered Office:

Abbey Multi Academy Trust
c/o Chapter House
Abbey Grange Church of England Academy
Butcher Hill
LS16 5EA
Registered Company Number: 07705552