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English Teacher - Manchester

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Job description

The Role

  • English Teacher
  • January 2020 start
  • Full time
  • Ofsted Good school
  • KS3 and KS4
  • GBP24,373 - GBP40,490
  • NQTs and experienced teachers welcome

A large secondary school in South Manchester is seeking to appoint a qualified English Teacher with a proven record of success to join their dedicated department. Rated Good by Ofsted, this school offers a broad curriculum designed to ensure each pupil has access to as many opportunities as possible to enable them to thrive throughout their academic career. As an English Teacher in this full time role, your contributions to this core subject will play a pivotal part in securing this success.

In KS3, some of the topics covered include mythology, Shakespearian villains, poetry, dystopia and American fiction, as well as focus on selected texts across the Key Stage. At GCSE, pupils have five lessons of English per week and complete GCSE qualifications in both English Literature and English Language. The school follows the AQA curriculum and the texts studied are in line with the exam board recommendations.

Person Specification

The successful candidate will have:

  • Experience of delivering English Literature and/or English Language to KS4
  • The ability to differentiate lesson material and tailor learning to particular pupil needs
  • A proven track record of improving attainment
  • Suitable school-based references
  • Have and up to date DBS with the Update Service/be willing to apply for an enhanced DBS
  • A willingness to undertake CPD and contribute to the wider school life

Located close to the M60 and M56, Teaching Personnel’s client school is easily accessible by car, and is also very well serviced by tram, train and bus, making it equally as convenient for users of public transport.

If you are interested in the role of working as an English Teacher, please register your interest by uploading your CV via the link below, or for more information contact the Manchester Secondary Branch.

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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