Lead Teacher of English Queensmead School, Ruislip, Middlesex

Job description

Our English Department is comprised of experienced, enthusiastic and engaging teachers. Queensmead School has achieved 83.7% 9.4 in English and is looking for someone to build on that success.

Applicants should meet the following criteria:-

• At least three years’ teaching experience
• Recent lesson observations judged as outstanding
• Experience of shaping and developing an innovative curriculum
• Proven track record of excellent examination outcomes at KS4 and 5

Essential educational requirements

A Degree is required

Essential qualifications

PGCE Qualification
Qualified Teacher Status (QTS)

Essential skills and experience

Teaching of English up to A Level.
Dedicated to achieving high standards of academic work and discipline.
Confident in delivering curriculum to all ability levels.

Employee benefits

• A comprehensive induction programme
will be provided
• Ongoing extensive CPD programme
• Free iPad
• Free membership of the Fitness Zone at
Queensmead Sports Centre
• Free Health Care Plan (Includes benefits worth over £2,000)
• Ride to Work Scheme
• Free access to Goals Soccer Centre
• Refer a Friend / Colleague Scheme

About Queensmead School

Queensmead School is based in South Ruislip, Middlesex, and is an ‘outstanding’, oversubscribed 11-18 mixed academy school where students achieve highly and display ‘exemplary behaviour’ (Ofsted). It currently has around 1,450 students. Queensmead School strives to maintain a learning environment where students can reach their maximum potential, wherever their skills may lie. Technology is a key part of the education environment, with devices such as iPads and Chromebooks a regular classroom feature. There is also a strong emphasis on attendance and punctuality, with these qualities seen as essential to the learning process and academic endeavour. Queensmead offers students the chance to participate in activities such as music tuition and sports, with facilities including basketball courts, a fitness zone and access to five-a-side football pitches. International experiences offered to secondary students include language development in France, Germany and Spain, trekking excursions in Morocco, and skiing in Italy and Austria.

Queens Walk, Ruislip, Middlesex, HA4 0LS
Queensmead School website (opens in a new window)