Teacheractive Limited N21
Summary Post: Head of English (Key Stages 3 & 4) Location: West Enfield, London Job Level: Experienced (QTS) Hours: Full-time Start Date: January 2020 Are you a talented Teacher of English in search of an exciting new opportunity? Are you keen to share your passion for your subject? TeacherActive are currently seeking to appoint an exceptionally qualified Teacher of English to join an Ilford based Secondary school in January 2020 as the Head of department. The successful candidate will be an exceptional teacher with experience of GCSE sought to lead the English department and teach at Key Stage 3 & 4 including GCSE Literature and Language. OFSTED in its last inspection commented on an outstanding quality of teaching which led students to be motivated and enthused. About the school: Our partner school is a high-performing, mixed comprehensive school serving the west side of Enfield. The school opened in 2000 in brand new buildings surrounded by landscaped outdoor spaces and playing fields. The school is proud to serve its local community and is very popular, with more than 1500 preferences to join year 7 in 2018. The sixth form is also thriving, with nearly 200 students starting year 12 in 2018, joining students from other secondary schools across north London. The school has twice been judged ' Outstanding ' by OFSTED and students at the school outperform students nationally both in terms of attainment and progress. "Our success is built upon our values: determination, aspiration, respect and equality (DARE)". The curriculum is broad and academically challenging in order to prepare students for the rigours of further study or work. With that, the school also promotes the performing arts, sports and extra-curricular activities. The school also supports learning and raises aspiration outside the school setting through our promotion of programmes such as the Duke of Edinburgh Award and through a fantastic range of visits, which have recently included trips to Zambia, Barcelona, New York and skiing. The role: The school have a fantastic opportunity for a well-qualified English teacher to lead a team of exceptional English practitioners. They require an exceptionally experienced teacher who can make a significant contribution to the English department by teaching engaging and dynamic lessons. What the school are looking for: • English related Degree and QTS • A dynamic and innovative English teacher with excellent communication skills • Experienced in teaching across the ability range • Able to demonstrate a strong commitment to learning and raising standards • Previous experience in the development and contribution to an English department At TeacherActive professional development is key to our ongoing success so we continually invest in our employees with a wealth of mentoring and progression opportunities. You will be supported by a dedicated consultant. As a member of the TeacherActive team, you should expect to enjoy the following benefits: • A dedicated consultant to guide you through the interview process • Market leading daily rates of pay • A dedicated team of consultants with an in-depth knowledge of our industry • The opportunity to make a genuine difference • TeacherActive Referral Scheme - receive a gift when you refer a friend *Terms and Conditions apply* If you would like more information about the post or would like to be considered for interview, please email your CV to Sean or [email protected] or call Sean on 0207-858-6655. All applicants will be contacted to discuss suitability and then invited to register with TeacherActive. Registration involves an enhanced DBS check, ID checks and will require you to supply good professional references. We pride ourselves on excellent service. We can provide a wide range of opportunities in schools and other educational institutions, with good rates of pay, at times to suit your needs. Regular external audits have shown repeatedly that our standards are exceptional. We are passionate about finding the right staff for each environment. TeacherActive is an equal opportunities employer, and operates as an Employment Business in providing temporary or contract job-seeking services.