Teacher of English

Chiltern Hills Academy, Chesham, Buckinghamshire


Job details

Subjects English Language, English Literature
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 4 to Main pay range 6, £31,775 to £36,788

Job description

Required from September 2020, an excellent classroom practitioner who will be expected to teach the subject at GCSE and A Level and who will fully contribute to the development of English. The successful candidate will be an enthusiast and able to communicate his/her passion for the subject through innovative, diverse and exciting teaching methods.

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Not suitable for NQTs

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School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 910 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website Chiltern Hills Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email jmistry@chacademy.co.uk

About Chiltern Hills Academy

Chiltern Hills Academy is a Church of England, co-educational secondary school in Chesham, Buckinghamshire. There are circa 1000 students on the school roll, approximately 100 of whom study in the sixth form. Chiltern Hills Academy converted to academy status in 2011 and is jointly sponsored by the Diocese of Oxford and Buckinghamshire County Council. We are situated in the market town of Chesham, Buckinghamsire in the Chiltern Hills, designated an Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Situated close to the M40 and the M25, Chesham is on the end of Metropolitan line of the London Underground and is 28 miles north-west of London. There is ample parking on-site. Renting here is cheaper than in central London and if you enjoy travelling, it takes about 40 minutes by car to Heathrow. The Eligva Theatre, Lowndes Park and an open-air heated swimming pool are just some of the many public amenities available in the town. Chesham is renowned for its community spirit and there are many recreational and community groups catering for the diverse and active population. Chiltern Hills Academy aims to provide an environment that excites, motivates and challenges students, encouraging lifelong learning and an interest in the world around them. The secondary school is founded on Christian values and principles, with an ethos that promotes personal responsibility, self-respect, respect for the beliefs and views of others, self-confidence and a commitment to success and achievement. Principal Kevin Patrick

School location

Chartridge Lane, Chesham, Buckinghamshire, HP5 2RG