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English teaching job - Maternity contr - Easter 2019 - Croydon

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  • Sector: Secondary
  • Date posted: 13/03/2019
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Job description

English teaching job - Maternity contr - Easter 2019 - Croydon

About the role

English Teacher (literature or language).

Experience teaching English in secondary schools, at KS3-4 level, would be required for this role

  • This role is full-time working 5 days a week; 8:30am - 3:30pm.
  • The school want to bring in teachers looking for long term roles.
  • Creating engaging lessons in line with the National Curriculum whilst having good behaviour control.
  • Teachers will be expected to plan and prepare lessons as well as marking, assessing and providing feedback on the students work.
  • Teachers who are willing and able to cover other subjects would be ideal, but not necessary.
  • The ideal candidate would be willing to participate in school activities; any experience with extra curricular events or SEN would be welcome.

About the School

I have a newly developed school bases in Croydon with new facilities aimed at broadening the schools curriculum and assisting staff. It is based in the grounds of a beautiful, old Edwardian building that has been renovated to incorporate modern buildings.

The school are looking to hire a strong English teacher with experience at KS3-4 level for a maternity contract starting in Easter 2019, with one of these positions open to graduates (a large amount of experience is not necessary for this specific role). Alongside the facilities to assist teaching the school also provide LSAs in class to ensure good behaviour and equal progress.

Ofsted have rated the school as "outstanding" and have talented and cohesive leadership. They were quote saying:

"Staff and pupils are very positive about your leadership and you have the unqualified support of governors."

"Those staff, pupils and parents who responded to the Ofsted surveys are proud of the school and its traditions; the large majority confirm that pupils are safe and happy at school."


The school is accessible via East Croydon station.


A UK recognised teaching qualification such as PGCE or QTS (for teachers).

Graduates require a bachelor degree from an established university and some interest or a little experience working in education.

Teachers would require experience teaching English at secondary level (from KS3-KS4).

Expect an eager teacher with good behaviour control.

To Apply

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity please send a copy of your CV to Thomas at the South London Secondary Branch who will then be in touch on today!

If you would like more information please call Thomas on 020 7593 3077


  • English teacher with UK recognised qualification
  • Experience at KS3-4 level required for teachers
  • An outstanding school with fantastic facilities
  • 5 days a week
  • Long term role available - maternity contract from Easter 2019
  • Accessible from East Croydon station.

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.

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