Teacher of English and Drama Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School, Faversham, Kent

Job description

Required for September 2020, an enthusiastic and successful teacher to join our dynamic and high performing English and Drama Faculty. Applicants should possess excellent communication and organisational skills, be hard working, flexible and professional. The successful candidate will have high expectations of students, colleagues and self, displaying energy and enthusiasm in and out of the classroom. The ideal candidate will be able be able to teach English to A level. A willingness to contribute to other areas of school life would be welcome. (Please note this post is being advertised concurrently with a 2iC post in the English Faculty with only one appointment available)

Essential educational requirements

A good honours degree.

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status and evidence of professional development.

Essential skills and experience

Proven competence in organisational matters with good, up-to-date, subject knowledge and practical skills. A knowledge of curriculum and exam specifications, the ability to teach English at GCSE and A level. The ideal candidate will have a sound knowledge of current educational thinking and educational initiatives.

About Queen Elizabeth's Grammar School

Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School is a forward thinking co-educational selective school set in the heart of the historic market town of Faversham. With 985 pupils and over 100 staff it is a thriving educational community where every student strives to do their very best in a supportive, friendly yet stimulating environment. We promote the values of respect and cooperation. Alongside our innovative curriculum we offer a broad range of additional opportunities for students to engage in beyond the classroom.

Abbey Place, Faversham, Kent, ME13 7BQ
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