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English Teacher

Teaching Personnel are currently working alongside a well respected Secondary school in Wigan to source an English Teacher on a full-time basis from Easter 2019 or sooner if appropriate.

This is an outstanding opportunity to continue your career within a supportive English department for the remainder of the academic year. The school are offering the successful applicant employment until July in the first instance but have an open gap within their department leading into September.

  • Full time Teacher of English post until at least July in the first instance
  • Pay in line with MPS and UPS (£23,720-£39,406)
  • Teaching English to both KS3 and KS4

Applicants should hold QTS or relevant teaching qualifications within the UK, as well as experience teaching both English Language and Literature up to GCSE level.

This is an exciting time to join our partner school as they are going from strength to strength under a recently appointed Senior Leadership Team. The school are committed to raising the standard of teaching throughout the school which ensures incoming teachers will be able to thrive in a high performance culture.

We're keen to hear from you if you are:

  • An excellent teacher with an outstanding record
  • Collaborative, building strong professional relationships
  • Able to motivate and inspire students to achieve their full potential
  • Energetic and have a 'can-do' attitude
  • Someone who has a measurable impact as an individual teacher and throughout the school
  • Confident and aspire to senior leadership
  • Committed to the happiness and well-being of everyone at the school

The school is slightly smaller than the average size with just over 750 pupils on roll. The vast majority of pupils who attend are from a White British background. The numbers of pupils who speak English as an Additional Language is below the national average. It has an excellent reputation within the local area with a strong sense of community felt throughout.

The school is located on the outskirts of Leigh town centre making it accessible for those on public transport also. It is easily accessible from both the surrounding areas of Bolton and Wigan respectively via the A579.

To register your interest, find out further information or to be involved in the schools interview process then please submit an up to date CV to Zack via the contact details below;

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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