• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    7 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    23 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Fixed term (1 Year)

Job summary

Our school is ‘Good’ (Ofsted 2018), being one of the most popular and successful 11-16 mixed comprehensive schools in the Preston Park area of Brighton, consistently over-subscribed.
Our curriculum is broad and balanced and offers many exciting opportunities for all students, both in school and out. There are tremendous extra-curricular opportunities at Dorothy Stringer through sport, performing arts, the Junior Leadership Team, Art on-going links with our partner schools in Africa, the Duke of Edinburgh award, as well as a number of other trips. In short, we believe there is something for everyone at the school.

An enthusiastic and well qualified teacher required to teach English to students of all abilities at this popular and successful 11-16 mixed comprehensive school in the Preston Park area of Brighton. You would become a member of a successful and innovative English Department.

The successful candidate would benefit from a high level of support and continuing professional development.

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
School size
1681 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number

About Dorothy Stringer School

Dorothy Stringer is a vibrant, stimulating and happy community where it safe to learn everyone can excel both inside outside the classroom. We are ambitious for our students’ progress attainment strive create an environment that promotes keen enjoyment of learning.

Today’s students face world changing at ever-increasing pace we have duty prepare them their adult lives. value promote self-discipline, creativity, independence, self-confidence ability work collaboratively with others. ensure all achieve full academic potential. However, believe school not just about success: want thrive develop holistically. immensely proud wide range opportunities offer classroom in sport, performance, creativity service. nurturing schools need care emotional wellbeing understand personal needs. created atmosphere be themselves they known supported as individuals. Students take pride own achievement well which based on clear moral values there sense belonging identity. hard partnerships parents carers secure interest, support commitment. aim wants belong feel respected valued.

Matt Hillier | Headteacher

School location

Loder Road, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 6PZ

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