The successful candidate will showcase a passion for education and the ability to inspire and engage young people. You will be resilient and have a relentless focus on achieving the highest standards, with the ability to work as part of a team. Applicants must have a passion for their subject and be able to drive educational outcomes, ensuring consistent progress for the young people we teach.
Oasis Academies exist to provide a rich and balanced educational environment which caters for the whole person. Our task is to serve our students, as well as provide a learning hub for the entire community. In this way we will raise aspirations, unlock potential and work to achieve excellence through encouraging a ‘can do’ culture which nurtures confident and competent people.
We are one of the largest mixed comprehensive schools in the country with capacity for 2,500 student, spread across our two campuses. We are proudly part of Oasis Community Learning, providing access to exceptional resources, support and expertise across the Multi-Academy Trust.
The benefits of working with Oasis:
- The opportunity to work as part of a dynamic and inspirational team
- High quality professional development opportunities
- State of the art buildings and facilities
- Support and development from our wide range of local and national educational partners including 52 Oasis academies nationally
- The opportunity to be part of a truly rewarding and exciting experience
- The chance to transform the lives of our amazing students in a fast paced and rapidly improving school.
- Employee discount scheme
Set on an island in the great Kent countryside, we boast state of the art facilities and a unique community environment. We have outstanding facilities across two Campus’ including 250-seat theatre, performing arts suites, specialist laboratories for science and technology; construction and motor vehicle workshops, hair and beauty suite and extensive sports facilities on both Campus’.
Situated on the Kent coast and with good motorway and rail connections, the Isle of Sheppey offers an ideal combination to enjoy the perfect work/life balance.
There is fast and easy access to the M2 and M20; and direct train services to Gillingham (12 mins), Canterbury (20 mins) and London less than an hour away. There is affordable housing in the immediate locality of the Academy and we are in an area of rapid regeneration.
Within the immediate vicinity, Sheerness offers good local facilities and there is a strong community programme of activities in which the Academy plays an important role. As the only secondary provision on the island, the Academy really is the hub of the local community.
For further information, please visit our Academy website and OCL website.
Please email your completed application to HR@oasisisleofsheppey.org
Oasis is committed to making a difference to the lives of the communities it works in, and as such, you must show a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours which flow from the Oasis ethos. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate right to work and DBS checks.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.