English Teacher

Greig City Academy, London


Job details

Job role Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary TMS on the Inner London Pay Scale

Job summary

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of English to join a successful and motivated department in our school. As part of this professional and dedicated team you will be instrumental in inspiring and motivating our students. Our forward-thinking Faculty takes a collaborative and supportive approach to the development of its staff and you will play a key role in continuing to raise standards. This post is suitable for an NQT.

The English Faculty at Greig City Academy is creative, imaginative, committed, collegial and very strong.  We believe we work better for our students if we work as a team: if we share resources, support one another’s development as teachers, and contribute ideas to improve and inspire each other. We also strongly believe in the Academy’s desire to incorporate extra-curricular opportunities to forge better relationships, to expand the curriculum, and broaden the opportunities for students to engage with English as a subject. There is much scope here to develop in such a way.

The school boasts a really positive and supportive relationship between managers and staff and between staff and pupils. Excellent support is in place for our NQTs and there are good opportunities for career progression.

Employee benefits

The personal development of all our staff is highly valued at GCA and we offer the opportunity to apply for our Learning Award of up to £2,400 per year for your continued professional development or other skills and talents. This is in addition to the school’s ongoing CPD programme.

Other benefits include:
- Coaching and mentoring
- Cycle to work scheme
- Eye care vouchers
- Employer pension contribution
- Season ticket loan
- Health and well-being activities
- Local community discounts

Supporting documents

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1120 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Greig City Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email voxley@greigcityacademy.co.uk

About Greig City Academy

Greig City Academy is a Church of England school that welcomes staff and students of all faiths or no faith. We are located in Hornsey in a leafy area of North London close to Alexandra Park, Queens Wood and Highgate Wood. The school is on a busy high street close to the neighbourhoods of Crouch End and Muswell Hill. Transport links are excellent.

Ours is a caring and well-ordered environment in which all students can enjoy learning, develop enquiring minds and acquire the skills and knowledge they need for a changing world. Every day we see the results of our efforts in students who work responsibly and with consideration for others – they are the best ambassadors for the school.

School location

High Street, London, N8 7NU