• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    21 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Subject
English
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
MPS / UPS

Job summary

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a passionate and talented English and Drama teacher to join our dedicated team from September 2021.

This is an exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic, committed teacher who is capable of teaching English and Drama to at least KS4. They will work with the other members of the department to maintain a focus on progress; teaching and learning; and raising achievement. The role would be suitable for an experienced secondary teacher seeking a new challenge or possibly a recently qualified teacher looking to gain experience in a supportive school.

The English department is well established at Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys. Staff have a wealth of experience and interests, which bring many dimensions to provision of excellent lessons as well as skills and support for a new colleague! We have enjoyed excellent results at both GCSE and A level and a concept focused Key Stage 3 proves a popular launch pad for strong progress. Enabling students into Higher Education with confidence is a strength. A healthy approach to broader, innovative ways to enhance learning is encouraged, and trips add to this.

The main site for TWGSB is in Tunbridge Wells. However, there you may be required to work at other sites connected to TWGSB.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1294 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report

About Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys

Tunbridge Wells Grammar School for Boys is a successful and popular selective 11-18 dual-site school, with a site in Tunbridge Wells and a brand new site based in Sevenoaks. Staff will benefit from a positive working environment, with strong support for professional development and specialist teaching rooms. We aim for high standards and the pursuit of academic excellence, helping every student to reach their full potential through the development of skills, concepts and knowledge, within the framework of a caring community. Relationships between staff and students are based on trust, mutual respect and a determination to succeed.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for this post

School location

St John's Road, Tunbridge Wells, Kent, TN4 9XB

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