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  • Start date details

    November 2023

  • Closing date

    11 October 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    27 September 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 year

Pay scale

Inner London Main Pay Scale

What skills and experience we're looking for

City of London Academies Trust (COLAT) is seeking to appoint an English one to one teacher for November 2023. In this exciting opportunity you will be delivering one to one literacy tuition to students and small group tuition to students working towards their GCSE English. You will work with students who need extra support and guidance in English where for some their first language is not English.

COLAT is driven by the ambition to be the best. We believe exceptional leaders create exceptional schools; they transform lives and shape the future of every student.

You will be an experienced and outstanding teacher. You must have experience teaching English at KS3 - KS4 to small groups and on a one to one basis. You will have great behaviour management strategies and you will also have excellent organisation and communication skills to liaise with students, staff, parents and external organisations.

If you match our ambition and want to join our dedicated team of professionals, we would love to hear from you. Candidates must address the person specification in no more than 1,000 words.

Applications must be submitted via the TES portal on the following link: https://www.tes.com/jobs/employer/-1084149

We plan for interviews to take place week commencing Monday 16 October 2023

City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

City of London Academies Trust Company Registration No. 04504128.

What the school offers its staff

● Free tea, coffee, milk, sugar, cereal available in the staff room

● Fresh fruit in the staff room every other week

● School water bottle

● Coffee machine

● Refreshments on INSET day and TWILIGHT evenings

● Staff wellbeing room

● Yoga sessions

● Book club - meet 1 Wednesday at 4.00pm

● Gems at work - free samples for staff

● Staff wellbeing outings

● Wellbeing half day leave at 12.30pm - usually in July

● Mental health awareness day

● Flexi time periods - you will be notified when this is taking place in the staff


● Cyclescheme - https://www.cyclescheme.co.uk/

● Discounted gym membership with Bettergyms

Commitment to safeguarding

City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks in line with Keeping Children Safe in Education, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.
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About City of London Academy, Highgate Hill

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
675 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
0207 281 3536

COLAT is driven by the ambition to be the best. We believe exceptional leaders create exceptional schools; they transform lives and shape the future of every student. COLAT currently oversees six secondary academies, three primary academies and one sixth form centre all located in north, south and east London. We combine the heritage and tradition of the Corporation of London with a genuinely innovative, enterprising, and entrepreneurial ethos. We are also committed to providing training and development to all our staff, plus excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust. City of London Academy Highgate Hill, opened as a mixed, all-ability, non-denominational academy in September 2017, and is housed in a lovely building with excellent facilities for students, staff and the community. With the support of our enthusiastic students, diligent staff, supportive parents and cohesive governing body, we strive to provide a calm and purposeful learning environment underpinned by high expectations. City of London Academy Highgate Hill is based in the heart of an evolving community in Islington, and we value the diversity of our workforce. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds to join our team.

Arranging a visit to City of London Academy, Highgate Hill

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@highgatehill.cola.org.uk.

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