School profile

West Grantham Church of England Secondary Academy

We are a small, friendly 11-16 Church of England Academy that serves an area with high levels of deprivation. We believe that every child should be championed and we have high expectations of all.

Working here is a joy. Our staff are friendly, approachable and keen to help. Our students are the same.

Behaviour in lessons is good and we offer a huge range of extra-curricular activities, included in a weekly enrichment session.

Staff here have the option to work flexibly and all receive bespoke CPD.

About our school experience

Details

We like to offer the chance be in classrooms and experience the life of a teacher. We have a thorough ECT programme and are well-able to support new members of staff.
Observing mulitple members of staff teach is something that we condone and there is plenty of opportunity to work directly with pupils both in and out of lessons.

Start and finish times
8.15am to 3.00pm
Dress code

Business dress

Teacher training

Teach First and teacher training placements.

Find out more about our teacher training

Links to more information about our school

Entry requirements

You must:

    • Must have a degree
    • Photo identification: Passport or driving licence
DBS check required

Yes - when in school. Candidates will need to obtain an enhanced DBS.

Placement availability

This school has not yet provided their availability for offering school experience. You can still request experience with this school and they will contact you when they have availability.

School experience type
In school

Location

Address
The Avenue, Grantham, NG31 7PX
Map showing West Grantham Church of England Secondary Academy
Parking

Yes - on site parking provided

On site car park.

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Address
The Avenue, Grantham, NG31 7PX
School phases
Secondary (11 to 16)
DBS check required

Yes - when in school. Candidates will need to obtain an enhanced DBS.

Subjects
  • Art and design
  • Biology
  • Business studies
  • Chemistry
  • Design and technology
  • Drama
  • English
  • Geography
  • Health and social care
  • History
  • Maths
  • Physical education
  • Physics
  • Religious education
  • Spanish