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  • Job start date

    1 September 2024

  • Closing date

    15 April 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 March 2024

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 1 September 2024 to 31 December 2024

Pay scale

M1 - UPS3

What skills and experience we're looking for

  • An outstanding subject knowledge and its place within the national curriculum
  • The ability to teach good and outstanding lessons
  • The ability to communicate how to teach outstanding lessons
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills
  • Highly effective time management, organisational and administrative skills
  • Up-to-date knowledge of best pedagogic practice and an understanding of strategies to improve Teaching & Learning
  • Familiarity with or understanding of specific subject focused curriculum development initiatives for students aged 11-19
  • Advanced ICT skills and an imagination about the future impact of ICT on learning
  • Aware of how to deal effectively with child protection issues
  • Teaching across two Key Stages
  • Experience of planning and managing change within an aspect of subject based school work
  • Experience of teaching good and outstanding lessons
  • Experience of raising student attainment in an aspect of school work
  • Experience of working with a group of students offering pastoral support

What the school offers its staff

  • Working with high attaining and committed young men and women;

  • Joining an established cross trust team of professionals;

  • Access to a Charter Marked CPD programme (Silver Status);

  • Amenities and benefits including onsite parking; Ride to Work Scheme; Employee Assistance Programme and a School gym;

  • A firm commitment to staff wellbeing and work life balance;

  • A leafy setting on the edge of the beautiful Beddington Park easy access to both central London and the Surrey countryside.

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 Wallington County Grammar School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1102 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
0208 647 2235

Wallington County Grammar School is one of the most successful schools in the country. Our motto is Per Ardua ad Summa, Through Difficulties to the Heights, which our exceptional students exemplify each and every day. Their success and that of our staff has been recognised by Ofsted, grading the school ‘outstanding’ in all areas, and more recently by the Secretary of State for Education who presented the school with the 2019 Evening Standard Award for School Achievement. This success is born from a strong set of values centred around compassion for one another, commitment to all we do, courage in facing life’s many challenges and creativity to succeed in a global 21st century society.

We are a highly selective school, admitting 150 young men from across London and the South East into Year 7 and admitting young women into the Sixth Form. We have a well balanced, academic curriculum centred around developing scholarship and creativity which, when combined with innovative and forward thinking pedagogy, makes Wallington County Grammar School an extremely stimulating place to work.

Arranging a visit to Wallington County Grammar School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email personnel@wcgs.foliotrust.uk.

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