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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    22 June 2023 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    6 June 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

M1 - U3

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a creative and enthusiastic Teacher of English who is looking for an opportunity to develop and inspire, and who is committed to high quality teaching and learning. Whether you are a new teacher looking to complete your ECT year in a supportive and dynamic department, or a more experienced teacher looking for a school where your passion and ideas will be welcomed enthusiastically, we would love to hear from you. The successful candidate will be joining a department that is focused on creativity, support and collaboration, with a proven track record of outstanding results.

What the school offers its staff

What we can offer:

  • Experienced Head of Department and excellent leadership
  • Working as part of a well-established and supportive English Team
  • Provision of carefully designed and well-resourced schemes of work
  • Freedom of choice to teach texts you enjoy
  • Engaged and motivated pupils who want to learn and succeed
  • A proven track record of results well above the national average
  • A clear Performance Development structure to support your professional development
  • Developmental lesson observations instead of grading
  • A positive work-life balance

Commitment to safeguarding

The Ursuline Academy Ilford is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. To ensure that this is achieved we expect all employees to share this commitment and staff will be recruited and selected in line with safer recruitment policy and practice. The successful applicant will undertake an enhanced DBS check.
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About The Ursuline Academy Ilford

School type
Academy, Roman Catholic, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
760 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
020 8554 1995

The Ursuline Academy Ilford is a four form entry Catholic comprehensive school for girls aged 11-19, serving students of primarily Catholic faith, but also other faith backgrounds who are supportive of and fully committed to the Catholic ethos of the school. Students who come here, join a community that is committed to success. The school was founded by the Ursuline Order in 1903 and has been providing high quality education and pastoral care ever since. The school has a strong sense of community underpinned by Gospel values. Visitors regularly remark on the purposeful working atmosphere in which all are expected to do their best. We have an inclusive and community-focused ethos of which we are very proud. Our pupils are welcoming, engaging and articulate. They are ambitious for the school and for their own life beyond it.

Arranging a visit to The Ursuline Academy Ilford

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email applications@uai.org.uk.

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