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English Teacher

Job description

Do you have a passion for literacy, learning and creativity?

Teaching Personnel are currently recruiting for a Full time English teacher, preferably with QTS, for immediate start in the Newbury area

Teaching Personnel are looking to place a well-qualified, hard working, dynamic, innovative and inspirational Teacher of English. The successful candidate will have high expectations as well as genuine ambition. They will consistently plan and deliver lessons that inspire, engage and challenge every student enabling them to be enthusiastic about their learning and to make excellent progress.

Key responsibilities:

  • Planning, resourcing, and delivering imaginative, interactive and inspiring lessons that ensure that effective learning takes place and students make excellent progress
  • Providing a nurturing and stimulating classroom environment that helps students to develop as learners
  • Establishing and maintaining positive behaviour
  • Supporting students in the acquisition and development of learning dispositions and positive character traits
  • The ability to develop good relationships with pupils, parents, carers and colleagues
  • Being accountable for student progress and attainment levels

The School

  • Good OFSTED rating
    • Relationships across the school are positive and students are polite and courteous
    • Teachers have very good subject knowledge so they plan interesting lessons which results in students learning well
    • Students have made at least good progress in a range of subjects by the time they reach the end of Year 11
    • Leaders and managers, including governors, have an accurate understanding of the school’s strengths and further areas for development. They are effectively ensuring that teaching and achievement continue to improve

In summary

  • Teaching Key stages 3 upwards
  • Daily rate of GBP125-GBP180
  • Full time position
  • Immediate start
  • A position that goes beyond the classroom and inspires personal growth

Are you the right person to join the team? If so, we would be delighted to hear from you. Please submit a copy of your CV or contact the Thames Valley Branch for more information on 0118 327 1595 or 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. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.

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