Teacher of English Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School, Grantham, Lincolnshire

Job description

KESTEVEN AND GRANTHAM GIRLS' SCHOOL
JUDGED AS OUTSTANDING BY OFSTED

Required from September 2020

Full time Teacher of English (Main Scale)

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and innovative teacher to join the English Faculty in this successful selective girls’ school, which consistently achieves very good examination results. The successful candidate will be expected to teach to A Level and GCSE standard.

A willingness to participate in extra-curricular activities and to contribute to the wider life of our school community is essential.

KGGS is an outstanding selective academy of 1200 students where the focus in the classroom is on teaching and developing students and staff alike. This is an exciting opportunity to join a successful and thriving school community. KGGS was placed as one of the top performing state schools in the East Midlands according to the Sunday Times Schools guide 2020.

If you are interested in working with enthusiastic and highly motivated students in a supportive and suitably challenging environment, at a school which is recognised nationally for its good practice, then we would like to hear from you.

Applications are welcome from NQTs and more experienced colleagues.

Closing date for applications: noon on Monday 3rd February 2020

Please note that KGGS reserves the right to interview and make an appointment prior to the closing date.

Application forms and further information can be downloaded from our school website. Please return all application forms to:
Caroline Goldingay, PA to the Headteacher
KGGS, Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire NG31 9AU
Telephone: 01476 563017 Ext 172
E-mail: staffcgoldingay@kggs.org
Website: www.kggs.org

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children consequently an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Check (DBS) will be required.

Essential educational requirements

undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

please see person specification

Essential skills and experience

please see person specification


About Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School

KGGS is an outstanding selective academy of 1200 students where the focus in the classroom is on teaching and developing students and staff alike. In 2019 Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School achieved some of its best ever results with 91% of our students achieving 5+ in both English and Mathematics, a progress 8 score of 0.92 and an attainment 8 score of 7.0. The school has a large sixth form of approximately 320 students with an average A-level grade of B- achieved in 2019. KGGS was placed as one of the top performing state schools in the East Midlands according to the Sunday Times Schools guide 2020.

Address
Sandon Road, Grantham, Lincolnshire, NG31 9AU
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
Kesteven and Grantham Girls' School website (opens in a new window)