Deadline is tomorrow

  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    22 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    28 March 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher
  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Main or Upper dependent on experience plus TLR

Additional allowances

Teaching & Learning Responsibility (currently £11,420 per annum)

What skills and experience we're looking for

The Governors are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic Head of English to this selective school which is committed to the ideals of Catholic education and is FIVE times judged OUTSTANDING by OFSTED, the most recent Inspection being November 2022 – together with OUTSTANDING in a 2018 Diocesan Inspection.

The successful candidate will be a highly skilled classroom practitioner who will enjoy the challenge of leading the teaching of English to well-motivated and intelligent students across Key Stages 3, 4 & 5.

This post would appeal to a well-qualified and enthusiastic experienced graduate teacher who would enjoy working with dedicated colleagues and with students who are very well behaved.

What the school offers its staff

The school is a very pleasant working environment where employees are valued and there is a focus on staff welfare.

GCSE and A Level English courses are well established and examination results are excellent with students continuing to study to degree level at prestigious universities including Oxbridge.

Application forms are available on the school website. Please send completed forms to

Commitment to safeguarding

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare
The post is subject to an enhanced DBS check

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to

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About St Michael's Catholic Grammar School

School type
Local authority maintained school, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
849 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
020 8446 2256

St. Michael's is a 4 Form Entry Voluntary Aided Catholic Grammar School for Girls with Boys in the Sixth Form. 850 on roll, 240 in Sixth Form.

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