English and Film Teacher

Rickmansworth School, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635

Job summary

The successful candidate will:

• Provide dynamic and inspiring lessons
• Ensure students are at the centre of planning and teaching
• Focus on teaching and learning
• Provide learning with a focus on development
• Provide students with a full curriculum
• Engage and empower students with the skills to thrive as independent learners

Essential educational requirements

Degree in appropriate subject area
Excellent knowledge of subject and the way that students learn it

Essential qualifications

DfE recognised teaching qualification
Ability to teach at KS3, KS4 and KS5

Essential skills and experience

Enthusiastic and approachable
Willingness to contribute to extra-curricular work
Good interpersonal skills with students and colleagues
Ability to remain calm under pressure
Ability to prioritise and manage time

Employee benefits

We can offer you:

• Excellent CPD opportunities
• A school rated Good by Ofsted where students’ behaviour is exemplary
• A professional working environment where teamwork is highly valued
• A partially selective school with a focus on academic achievement (Progress 8 in 2019 is +0.38)
• Admission criteria where preference is given to staffs’ children
• A school which invests heavily in the future with £3.5m on recent school expansion and strong ongoing financial support from our Foundation and PTA
• A School in a strong, stable financial position in this challenging climate with a healthy lettings income
• An outstanding wellbeing programme offering:

o Flu jabs
o Free access to our first-class Fitness Suite and swimming pool
o Complimentary eye tests

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1346 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Rickmansworth School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email rspinks@rickmansworth.herts.sch.uk

About Rickmansworth School

School location

Scots Hill, Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire, WD3 3AQ