Teacher of English Barton Court Grammar School, Canterbury, Kent

Job description


Barton Court Grammar School is a state, selective, co-educational school with Academy Trust Status. The School has a strong reputation for its high academic standards and its caring and supportive ethos. The School is an accredited ‘ Advanced Thinking School’.

The Post

Required for September 2019, the Governors wish to appoint a highly qualified and dynamic teacher of English.

This post offers an excellent opportunity to work in an Ofsted Outstanding School within a successful and forward-thinking department and would suit an enthusiastic NQT or an experienced professional looking to further their expertise.

The School is committed to excellence in professional development and is looking for a committed individual who can offer outstanding teaching. The ability to teach up to A Level is essential.

How To Apply

Applications for this post should be made online only via the School’s website. CVs alone will not be accepted. Please email your application to Mrs Roberta Light – rlight@bartoncourt.org
If you wish to discuss this post further please contact Mrs S Harding, Director of English by telephone.

Deadline for applications is Monday 11 February 2019 at 9.00am

Barton Court Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of Children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure application via the Disclosure & Barring Service and check against the ISA Barred List for Children.

Essential educational requirements

Good English degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status or in training currently

Essential skills and experience

Ability to meet the Teachers Standards commensurate with experience and salary.
High standards of literacy and numeracy.
Willingness to develop own expertise.
Knowledge of how to raise standards in subject and literacy/numeracy.
Successful teaching experience (in training/placements for NQTs) within at least two Key Stages.
Excellent subject knowledge
Ability to analyse a range of data and use to inform planning and target setting

Employee benefits

Well behaved students, keen to learn

About Barton Court Grammar School

Longport, Canterbury, Kent, CT1 1PH
Barton Court Grammar School website (opens in a new window)