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English Teacher - Preston

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Job description

Teacher of English

  • Location: Leyland
  • Ofsted graded: Outstanding
  • Contract type: Temporary - Maternity cover
  • Start date: 1st September 2019
  • Closing date: 1st May 2019

An 'Outstanding' secondary school in Leyland with a proud history of academic excellence, are currently recruiting for a Teacher of English to start in September, to cover a Maternity leave. You will be teaching English and English Literature to KS3 & KS4, following the EDUQAS GCSE Exam board.

You will be responsible for:

  • Teaching a variety of classes
  • A Form Group
  • Delivering some PSHE

You will be provided with:

  • Laptop Computers
  • Dedicated staffroom
  • CPD Training
  • A silent staffroom dedicated for work
  • Onsite fitness suite

The school is one of the most successful schools in the county, and in 2018, English achieved a progress 8 score +0.2, placing it in the second quintile for achievement nationally.


  • 'This is an outstanding school'
  • 'Students make outstanding progress from their starting points.'
  • 'Students feel very safe and talk freely about the sense of community the school engenders'
  • 'Students, parents and staff are fulsome in their praise of the school'

The successful candidate must:

  • Hold degree qualification in appropriate subject
  • Have QTS
  • Be an excellent practitioner and be able to become an outstanding teacher
  • Be fluent in the use of ICT for learning, teaching and administration

Please send an up to date CV or call Emily at Teaching Personnel on 01772 842152 for more information.

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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