Full-Time Teacher of English

Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 9AU

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  • Expected start date

    3 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    6 October 2022 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    16 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover (tba)

Full-time equivalent salary


Full-Time Teacher of English job summary



Required from January 2023

Full-Time Teacher of English - Maternity Cover

(Main Scale)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative teacher to join the English Faculty in our successful, selective girls’ grammar school, which consistently achieves excellent outcomes. The successful candidate will be able to teach to both A Level and GCSE standard. The desire to be involved in curriculum developments within the English Faculty is essential, along with a willingness to participate in extra-curricular activities and to contribute to the wider life of our school community.

KGGS is an outstanding selective academy of 1202 students where the focus in the classroom is on teaching and learning whilst developing both students and staff alike. The English Faculty is a thriving and highly successful department, with a friendly and collaborative approach.

If you are interested in working with enthusiastic and highly motivated students in a supportive and caring environment, at a school that is recognised nationally for its good practice, then we would like to hear from you.

Applications are welcome from both more experienced colleagues and ECTs.

Closing date for applications: noon on Thursday 6th October

Please note that KGGS reserves the right to interview and make an appointment prior to the closing date.

Application forms and further information can be downloaded from our school website. Please return application forms to:

Elizabeth Dixon, PA to the Headteacher

KGGS, Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 9AU

Telephone: 01476 563017 Ext 172

E-mail: staffedixon@kggs.org

Website: www.kggs.org

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children consequently an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) will be required.

All applicants are invited to complete the Diversity and Equal Opportunity Monitoring Form, which should be returned to staffedixon@kggs.org

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About Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1192 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

KGGS is an outstanding selective academy of 1202 students where the focus in the classroom is on teaching and developing students and staff alike.
In 2019 Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School achieved some of its best ever results with 91% of our students achieving 5+ in both English and Mathematics, a progress 8 score of 0.92 and an attainment 8 score of 7.0. The school has a large sixth form of approximately 320 students with an average A-level grade of B- achieved in 2019.
KGGS was placed as one of the top performing state schools in the East Midlands according to the Sunday Times Schools guide 2020.

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