The Big Peg
T: 0121 638 0026
An energetic, committed and fully qualified teacher who has a passion for teaching English, and a track record of excellence.
During his career Cliff has gained vast experience of developing a student's knowledge, skills, and attitude. He possesses the
ability, skills and determination to make a real and significant difference to the lives of his students. As a superb
communicator he is more than able to establish a classroom atmosphere in which pupils are held accountable for their own
behaviour. Right now he is looking for a suitable teaching position with a oversubscribed and popular school, where
passionate, bright and ambitious teachers can make a significant impact.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
Having comprehensive knowledge of a teachers professional duties and legal responsibilities.
Ability to read, analyse and interpret directives from educational bodies.
Developing lessons and activities that encourage students to become involved in a class .
Expertise in using technology to enhance teaching and learning.
Able to work in stressful situations and when under pressure.
Looking after the welfare of pupils, specifically signs of abuse or neglect.
Experience of working in a team environment.
Able to act on own initiative in identifying and resolving academic and teaching shortcomings.
Ensuring that all coursework and classroom resources are kept safe and secure.
Undertaking any supervisory duties as required by the Headmaster.
Ability to prioritize so that deadlines are always met.
Willing to plan an active role in developing a ever-changing curriculum.
Can communicate and build rapport on all levels.
Treating all pupils fairly, consistently and without prejudice.
Enjoy working with children and young people.
Possessing an enthusiastic teaching style that keeps pupils engaged.
Logical, passionate and determined when approaching problems.
High School - Coventry
April 2009 – Present
Responsible for maintaining good order and discipline amongst pupils, and for teaching them according to their educational
needs and academic ability.
Creating classroom activities and assignment that are appropriate to a students learning ability.
Initiate , nurture and moderate classroom discussions.
Advising pupils on any career issues, and discussing what they intend to do after they leave school
Maintaining accurate daily attendance records.
Promptly responding to inquiries from the parents of any
Communicating and consulting with the parents of pupils.
Safeguarding the health and safety of pupils whilst they are in the classroom .
Participating in school extracurricular clubs and societies.
Assisting trainee and junior teachers in their fulfilling their duties.
Addressing all teaching problems and student shortcomings promptly and effectively.
Marking and monitoring every students' work and setting targets for future progress .
College - Coventry
June 2008 – April 2009
Birmingham North College
2005 - 2008
Birmingham South School
2003 - 2005
A Levels: Maths (B) English (A) Physic (C) Geography (A)
– Available on request