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Teacher of English

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Job description

A school in Newcastle are looking for an English Teacher to join the team on a temporary basis starting from September 2020, with a potential for this to eventually become permanent. The role will involve the delivery of high quality sessions, across the age ranges 11-16. It is essential that as this is a specialist role, that:

  • You hold QTS in Secondary Schools/Further Education 
  • You have experienced teaching English up to GCSE, A-Level would be preferable 
  • You have the ability to builds positive relationships with both pupils and staff, with strong behaviour management


  • It is crucial you are able to effectively deliver the school’s curriculum, whilst being able to independently implement your own strategies and methods to allow students to thrive within the subject
  • It is vital that you're able to consistently manage behaviour expectations, as well as working in line with recommendations made by Ofsted and the school's policy
  • You will be able to work well within a team environment, and will be motivated and enthusiastic within your approach
  • You must be able to display resilience and patience within this role is crucial – naturally, not all students will be as engaged as some. It is also of high importance that you're able to effectively differentiate learning for those with SEN

The role will commence after the Summer break (September 2020), and will run until Easter 2021 at least. It is also important to note that that there may be opportunity for this position to extend on a temporary or permanent basis. The school is located in Newcastle upon Tyne, with a number of main road links close by, as well as numerous public transport links.

PAY - opportunity to earn between GBP550-850 per week. After 12 weeks there will be full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations) and you will receive the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.

Through Teaching Personnel, we will offer you:

  • Weekly pay, each Friday
  • Pension contributions (subject to qualifying period) 
  • GBP50 refer a friend or colleague scheme
  • Personal Consultant with a wealth of experience, to offer support and guidance 
  • Social events each term, with complimentary food and drinks 

To apply, please send through an up to date CV with your contact details and we will be in touch very soon. For more information or to enquire about other roles please get in touch with our Tyne and Wear Secondary Team.

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

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