English KS5 Leader: TLR 2.1

Cheam High School, Sutton, Surrey


Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £27,000 to £43,000

Job summary

This is an opportunity for an experienced English teacher to join our outstanding English department and become part of our cohesive, professional and supportive team. The department is well-resourced with a dedicated teaching block including four ICT rooms and interactive whiteboards in every classroom. There is also the opportunity to teach Media or Film Studies within the department, but this is not a requirement. Subjects are high performing with excellent teaching practice, and are popular at A level as well as GCSE.

Essential educational requirements

Degree in relevant subject

Essential qualifications

Degree in relevant subject, QTS

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will be:
• Ambitious for young people and for themselves
• Creative in using new technologies or teaching approaches to help students to learn and progress
• Keen to continually develop their practice, sharing what works best with their team
• An enthusiastic teacher who can motivate and challenge students

Employee benefits

• You will be joining a school where staff share best practice so that our standard of teaching and support is both high quality and continually developing.
• You will be teaching in your own classroom area with access to specialist facilities and up to date technology
• You will benefit from our well-established programme of training and development
• You will be working with students who are enthusiastic and keen to succeed
• You will be part of the team with colleagues who are supportive and welcoming, and a staffroom social committee that organises various events as well as regular Friday evening sporting sessions for those with energy!

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 2010 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Cheam High School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email HR@cheam.sutton.sch.uk

About Cheam High School

School location

Chatsworth Road, Sutton, Surrey, SM3 8PW