• Waltham Forest
  • Permanent
  • English, English Language, English Literature
  • Secondary
  • 30,480 - 41,483 per annum

English Teacher

Position: English Teacher

Key stage: KS3 and KS4

Location: Hackney, East London

Start date: March 2020 – ongoing

Pay: £30,480 – £41,483 depending on pay scale and experience

Athona are working with a secondary school based in East London. The school have been rated good by ofsted. We are looking for a qualified teacher of English who can teach key stage 3 and key stage 4 on a long term, full time basis that will start in March 2020.

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 English 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 rating: good

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: AMY14FEB