Teaching Vacancies at George Dixon

GEORGE DIXON INTERNATIONAL SCHOOL AND SIXTH FORM CENTRE,

A MATHS AND COMPUTING SPECIALIST COLLEGE

City Road, Edgbaston, Birmingham B17 8LF, TEL: 0121 675 4488. FAX: 0121 675 3721

REQUIRED for September 2007.  

 

We wish to appoint qualified and enthusiastic teachers to join this increasingly successful school.     GDIS is in the top 1% of schools nationally using contextual value added.    In 2006 64.6% of students gained 5 or more A* - C, 36% achieved 5 or more A* - C including English and Mathematics.

 

GDIS is a genuinely international school community of rich cultural and ethnic diversity…..The school is well led and managed and driven forward by the outstanding vision of the headteacher .… Learning is good throughout the school (OFSTED 2006)

 

Teachers are required within the following subjects:-

 

v                Art        (Maternity Cover)

v                English

v                Food/HSCE

v                Humanities  (The ability to offer both Geography and History would be advantageous.)

v                Science

v                RE

v                ICT

v                Business

v                PE

v                Music

 

·         These posts are available due to promotions and increasing student numbers. These are excellent opportunities for NQTs or experienced teachers.  (TLRs may be available for suitable candidates)

·         It is the school’s policy to promote according to ability rather than time served.  NQTs who joined the school in September 2006 are now being considered for promoted posts.

·         The school is currently in Phase 1 of Building Schools for the Future (BSF) and is seeking to appoint ambitious and committed staff who will take a major role in the transformation of education to meet the challenges of the future.

 

There is no specified closing date.

 

For further details and application form please contact Mrs Julie Griffith-Edwards (Headteacher’s PA) at the school.