Teacher of English Outwood Academy City Fields, Wakefield

Main Scale
Full Time
Start Date
September 2018

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and committed Teacher of English to join our school.

Wakefield City Academy, shortly to become Outwood Academy City Fields will be part of the Outwood Grange Family of Schools from 1 June 2018. The successful candidate will be able to access the extensive advice, support, resources, CPD and career opportunities available in the academy and across the Outwood Grange Family of Schools.

The school is very proud to have been judged Outstanding in our last 3 inspections by Ofsted. We are a small school that plays an integral part in the community and “the students have a sense of belonging to the Wakefield City Academy Family” (Ofsted 2013).

The English department are a fantastic supportive team who provide outstanding teaching and learning from Year 7 to 11. Students are being prepared for the WJEC/Eduqas GCSEs in English Language and English Literature.

This is an opportunity to join the school at a new stage in its development and be part of our journey as we strive for continued improvement, transforming the life chances of the young people in our care. If you care about the success of your students, and have the energy to make that success a reality, we would welcome your application.
Outwood Academy City Fields is an 11 – 16 school on the North side of Wakefield and readily accessible from the M1 and M62.

Outwood Grange Academies Trust provides a high quality learning and cultural environment that inspires and motivates children. Leadership development, succession planning and capacity building are also major priorities for the Trust. The Trust offers staff the chance to apply for leadership positions working across the academy, and opportunities for professional development and career progression across the Family of Schools.

If you would like to discuss this vacancy or arrange a visit to the academy, please contact Ryan Thomas, Head of English (rthomas@wakefieldcityacademy.com), otherwise we look forward to receiving your application.

Closing date: 17th May 2018 at 12pm. We reserve the right to close advertisements early.

The Outwood Grange Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All appointments will be subject to a satisfactory DBS check.



Vacancy Closed

This vacancy has closed and no longer accepts applications.

Key Dates

Closing Date
Interview Date
22 May 2018


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