• Hertfordshire
  • Contract
  • English
  • Secondary
  • 29,963 - 38,963 per annum

English Teacher

Position: English Teacher
Key stage: KS3 and KS4
Location: Cheshunt, Hertfordshire
Start date: September 2019
£29,663 – £40,371

Athona are working with an Outstanding rated Secondary school based in Hertfordshire. They are a comprehensive school with Academy status. They have a lovely supportive leadership team with excellent facilities that include a full size sports hall and main hall, drama studios, an outdoor amphitheatre, dedicated computer suites, a Learning Resource Centre and Student Centre as well as social spaces.

The role:

We are looking for a qualified teacher of English who can teach key stage 3 to 4 (key stage 5 teaching experience is desirable but not essential). There is room for progression within the department as it is currently expanding. An up to date knowledge of the UK curriculum is essential. NQTs will be considered for this role

The successful applicant is expected to:

  • Qualifications – Qualified Teacher Status (QTS), Post Graduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) etc.
  • Effectively teach Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4 curriculum to the highest standards.
  • Assess and mark pupils work, monitoring progression levels.
  • Deliver fun and engaging lessons that also challenge and develop learning.
  • Communicate effectively with pupils, parents and other staff members.
  • Be committed to the schools objectives and teach in line with their ethos.


  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Career progression
  • Excellent facilities
  • OFSTED grading (Outstanding)

If you are interested in this position or any other roles we currently have available, please do not hesitate to contact Amy McGrath on 020 3962 6375 or email amy.mcgrath@athona.com

Please note: In accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ all candidates must have a current Enhanced DBS Disclosure to work in a school or nursery. If a valid subscription to the DBS Update Service is not held we will require you to complete a new DBS application.

  • Job Reference: AM2507