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Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2B
Start Date: ASAP

Our students come from all walks of life, and we want our staffing body to be reflective of the communities we work within. Brooke Weston Trust does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, nationality, culture, age, disability, marital status or socio-economic backgrounds. We encourage and welcome applications from minority groups and foster a work environment that’s inclusive as well as diverse, where people can be themselves. 

About the Professional Tutor role

We have an exciting opportunity to appoint a Professional Tutor to our outstanding academy. In addition to the general duties of a teacher, this role includes managing the training and induction of all ECTs and ITTs and ensure that all trainees and ECTs are registered appropriately. The successful candidate will also help develop and deliver a programme of training and support for ECT & ITT mentors and provide quality assurance of the work undertaken by these mentors. Being a specialist in Geography would be advantageous but not essential.

As a member of our staff, we can offer you the following:

  • Promotional prospects within the school.
  • Opportunities for continued professional development and access to the BWT Teaching School & Ambition hub
  • The support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations
  • A daily allowance entitling you to a freshly prepared hot or cold breakfast and lunch
  • Access to salary sacrifice schemes such as Bike2Work

 

About Brooke Weston Academy

Brooke Weston Academy is unusual, and exceptional. We are an innovative and ambitious 11-18 secondary Academy set in the heart of Corby, Northamptonshire. We are committed to supporting and challenging our students to reach their full potential, inside and outside of the classroom. Our school was founded over 25 years ago in order to transform the education of young people in the community, and we have. 

Yes, we are outstanding, driven by the needs of our students and our core values. We are never complacent and always restless to improve. We are proud to be a high performing state comprehensive with a traditional curriculum but one which also highly values the arts, drama, sport and dance. The success of this vision led to the creation of the Brooke Weston Trust and the Northamptonshire Teaching School Hub with a mission to ‘go to the most difficult places and do good’. 

About Brooke Weston Trust 

Our Trust was formed more than 25 years ago with a simple and clear mission – to transform educational performance in all of our communities. Working in some of the most challenging contexts, we improve our students’ achievements by making long term commitments to the community and championing new approaches to improve the life chances for young people. 

Our members of staff are essential to realising this vision, and a happy, motivated and supported team will deliver the best possible experiences for our young people. 

We place great emphasis on creating a supportive and collaborative working environment in all our schools, where all staff can share best practice through our colleague networks. Brooke Weston staff get access to first class professional development through our Ambition Hub, which is also home to the Northamptonshire Teaching School. 

To find out more about working for our Trust and the benefits available to staff please check out the BWT Join Us Guide.

How to Apply

If you think you can contribute in this role and to our organisation we welcome your application!

Further details about the Academy, the above position and details of how to apply can be found on our website www.brookeweston.org or by telephoning 01536 396366. Applications may be submitted in writing addressed to the Principal or electronically to applications@brookeweston.org .

Safer Recruitment 

Care and respect for others are the values that lie at the heart of our Trust. The Trust is an Equal Opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. It expects all staff to share this commitment.

All posts require proof of identity and as the role is working with children and young people this will also be subject to an enhanced disclosures barring service check. In line with safer recruitment requirements, individuals shortlisted for a role in school will have online checks conducted on their name across social media platforms and google.  

A copy of the Trust Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy can be found here -Safeguarding and Child Protection 

The Trusts position on the recruitment of Ex-Offenders can be found under section 7 of the Trust SCR, Safer Recruitment and Staff Files Policy - Safer Recruitment and Staff Files Policy 

 

Closing date: Monday 30th January 2023

Interviews: TBC

 

The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020. 

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