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English Teacher in Southampton September 2019

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Job description

Teaching Personnel are working with a school that are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and enthusiastic English Teacher. This role offers an excellent opportunity for teachers who are imaginative, creative and inspiring to work in a supportive, energetic and innovative school where students are making significant and sustained progress.

"People say there's a buzz at our school which we believe is created by our passion for learning. We have been placed within the top ten schools of Hampshire, and in 2018 had the best results the school has ever seen." Deputy Head (Curriculum Lead of English)

The role of an English Teacher

Teaching Personnel are seeking an excellent classroom practitioner who is flexible, dedicated and passionate about delivering exceptional learning experiences. We are seeking a passionate English practitioner to:

  • To drive KS3/KS4 and monitor levels of challenge, progress and achievement in those years to assess the 'GCSE readiness' of pupils.
  • Work collaboratively with the Subject
  • Create a "Can do approach to lessons to inspire pupils across the department.
  • To be a role model creative and innovative teaching, and create a climate which enables other staff to feel supported and confident in their teaching of the subject.
  • Be expected to cover and take Media classes to mixed ability sets

The successful candidates will:

  • Be highly motivated.
  • Support the development of Schemes of Work across the Key Stages.
  • Have a clear vision and pedagogical knowledge of the teaching of English (And Media is preferred but not desirable).
  • Be prepared to lead extra-curricular, educational visits and out-of-school learning.

What Teaching Personnel can offer you?

  • Dedicated Hampshire Secondary Team with your personal Educational Consultant.
  • Outstanding CPD opportunities to develop your skills within your subject field of expertise.
  • Weekly Pay.
  • An open and honest professional working style to suit your needs.

The successful applicant will be welcomed and supported in our friendly environment where we have a passion for learning. We expect all candidates to either have a Enhanced DBS on the Update Service or willing to process a new DBS.

For any further enquiries please contact Katie from the Hampshire Secondary Team via email

All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see for details.

All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.

Teaching Personnel is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. Full assistance provided.

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