Second in English

Colchester County High School for Girls, Colchester, Essex

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Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Main pay range 6, £24,373 to £35,971

Job summary

We have a unique opportunity to appoint a dynamic and innovative Second in English to assist in leading the English Department, take responsibility for a Key Stage and teach English throughout the school at Key Stages 3, 4 and 5.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

A first degree in a subject relevant to the teaching post.
A DfE recognised teaching qualification.
A commitment to the continuing professional development of all members of the Department.
A commitment to further professional development.

Essential skills and experience

Have an excellent record of successful teaching.
Outstanding planning, assessment, marking and record-keeping.
Be proactive in raising standards, initiating and maintaining innovative curriculum design and delivery.
Understand and respond to all current educational initiatives which apply to the subject.
Excellent communication, problem-solving skills, subject knowledge and ICT skills.
Be dedicated to the success of the students, department and pastoral teams, the school and themselves.
Ability to work effectively under pressure and as part of a team.
Commitment to extra-curricular activities and to the school's involvement in the wider community, including supporting 11+ testing day.
Have enthusiasm, energy, resilience and vision.

Employee benefits

TLR 2 (£2,796)

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1031 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Colchester County High School for Girls website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@cchsg.com

About Colchester County High School for Girls

School location

Norman Way, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3US