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Teacher of Ethics

Main Pay Range £25,714 – £41,604

Commencing Easter 2021 or earlier by negotiation

Closing Date: Monday 30 November 2020

We have an exciting opportunity for an exceptional teacher to join our successful Ethics department at Newfield School.

Newfield School is part of Mercia Learning Trust, one of the most successful Trusts in the Yorkshire and Humber region, changes the lives of over 3000 children and young people in Sheffield and is continuing to grow.

It is an exciting time to work at Newfield. We are building on our ‘Good’ Ofsted judgement and have a set of ambitious priorities that will make our school truly remarkable.  Would you like to be a driving force for these changes and make a real difference in our school and across the Trust?

You will have the ability to inspire and engage students using your knowledge and enthusiasm of the subject.  Imaginative and committed, you will have a proven track record of success and high expectations of our students.

You will be:

  • Able to demonstrate and deliver excellent teaching
  • Someone with a clear vision in how to develop students with an impact on achievement
  • A good understanding of how to track student progress and make appropriate interventions to improve standards

Visits to the school are encouraged and warmly welcomed.  Please contact our PA to Headteacher, Claire Hogg, to arrange this by emailing  Due to the current social distancing restrictions, all visits must be pre-arranged.

Further information and details about how to apply can be found on the school website.  For an informal and confidential discussion, please call Mrs Anderson on 0114 255 7331 or email

Closing date:  Monday 30 November 2020

Interviews are expected to take place on Wednesday 9 December 2020.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring check in line with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and the Police Act Regulations.