• London
  • Temporary
  • English Language, English Literature
  • Secondary
  • 29,963 - 40,371 per annum

English Teacher

  • Required for the Summer Term 2019
  • Inner London
  • Contract
  • Outstanding School
  • Great transport links

About the English post

Required from Easter onwards, A hugely popular and successful school are keen to appoint a competent and creative English Teacher for a full time English Teacher post in East London.

About the school

This is a mixed school which has a newly formed, but already successful sixth form. In its most recent inspection, Ofsted described the school as ‘Outstanding’ in every category, including the sixth Form. The school was commended for its “relentless pursuit of scholarship and excellence”. They are a National Teaching School and have an award winning school building which is conveniently situated in the heart of East London.

About the English vacancy

This is an excellent career opportunity for a colleague who is passionate about the entitlement of young people to a rich and varied curriculum. You will be joining an incredibly hard-working and efficient team with a strong Head of Faculty. Last year, the faculty celebrated record exam results and are hoping for much of the same again this year. This is a team committed to raising attainment and enhancing provision.

Person Specification

Working with a vibrant and highly successful faculty, you will be an outstanding classroom teacher with a passionate commitment to the progress of all students in our fully comprehensive and heavily oversubscribed school. The successful candidate will have an unwavering belief in the potential of every student. You will do what it takes to ensure that students achieve their best, and will have the contagious enthusiasm for the subject which excites and motivates students. The post would be suitable for both an NQT and a more experienced teacher who would like to develop their skills and expertise in a well-resourced English Faculty.

When you apply with Athona Education you benefit from:

  • Competitive rates of pay
  • Professional support from our team of experienced consultants
  • Opportunities to progress your career
  • Ongoing career advice from a dedicated consultant
  • Access to vacancies at some of the very best schools in London.

If you are interested in this position or any other roles we currently have available, please do not hesitate to contact Amy on 0203 962 6375 or email amy.mcgrath@athona.com

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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: AM2803