Deadline is tomorrow

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    20 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    8 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Teacher

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary

£34,514.00 - £46,001.00 Annually (Actual) Main Scale Outer London plus TLR3 £2,500 per annum

School Literacy Lead job summary

This post would be ideal for either a strong ambitious and aspiring teacher or a qualified and experienced teacher. The faculty is a strength of the school and there is real expertise and passion within the area. The faculty work well as a team and can offer a supportive and happy environment that both staff and students enjoy.


-Contribute to the improvement of English in all departments
-Engage parents in a literacy journey
-Implement testing and intervention strategies
-Teacher of English
-Develop a love for literacy and reading throughout the school
-Promote the use of the school library
-Oversee whole school literacy initiatives

-Proven experience in driving literacy improvements
-Expertise in English teaching
- Strong background in testing and intervention methods
-Opportunity to make a significant impact on student literacy
-Collaborative work environment
-Professional development opportunities within SFAET
-Work with supportive colleagues
Why Join Us:
-Be part of a school that values inclusivity and personalised education
-Contribute to developing successful, independent learners with excellent skills
-Engage in truly memorable experiences with students to help them discover their passion

For an informal discussion or to arrange a visit to the school please contact the school on 01708 443068, email or visit our website We welcome visits to the School. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if we receive sufficient suitable applications for the role. If you are interested in the role, please submit your application as early as possible.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service. The Sanders School is an equal opportunities employer. “We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce. Applications are welcome from all sections of the community regardless of gender, gender identity, ethnic origin, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Sanders Draper

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
664 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Sanders is part of the Success for All Educational Trust along with Redden Court School and The Royal Liberty School for boys.

School location

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