Teacher of English

Wren Academy Finchley, London


Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £27,596 to £43,348

Job summary

A great opportunity to work in a talented, highly motivated and supportive team of teachers who have secured the Academy’s outstanding OFSTED status, exceptional examination success and a thriving sixth form.

The Academy is a forward-thinking establishment and welcomes colleagues who are enthusiastic and ready to help create powerful and effective learning experiences for all students. The English department is a thriving part of the Wren community and offers both English Language and English Literature to A level. The curriculum is innovative and focused on developing students’ lifelong love of English as well as achieving outstanding examination success.

We wish to appoint a colleague to this post who has:

• Outstanding teaching and interpersonal skills
• A strong academic English background with the ability to teach the subject to GCSE and A level.
• Excellent organisational skills
• Evidence of ambition and a commitment to continuing professional development
• The desire to maximise the performance of all students and ensure the very best progress for all

Essential educational requirements

Ability to teach English to GCSE and A Level (essential)

Essential qualifications

Candidate should have QTS status

Essential skills and experience

Educated to degree level

Employee benefits

- Wren allowance
- Termly lunch allowance
- Weekly CPD

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase All Through
School size 1433 pupils enrolled
Age range 4 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Wren Academy Finchley website (opens in a new window)
Contact email wrenhr@wrenacademy.org

About Wren Academy Finchley

Wren Academy Finchley is located in the London Borough of Barnet. It is the founder of the Wren Academies Trust, a MAT which is sponsored by the Church of England and Berkhamsted School. The Academy has developed a strong reputation for outstanding teaching and learning, as demonstrated by our Progress 8 figure, which places us in the top 65 schools nationally. We are an all-through school with a thriving sixth form and a primary phase which opened in September 2015. The engaging curriculum and state of the art buildings have contributed to the Academy’s notable success. There is also a strong focus on student well-being so that every individual is happy and secure to learn and thrive within a caring community.

Wren is a MAT and plans are well advanced to create a new school in a neighbouring borough which will provide exciting professional development opportunities for all staff.

School location

Hilton Avenue, London, N12 9HB