Teacher of English – Maternity Cover Dartford Science & Technology College, Dartford, Kent

Job description

Are you an English Teacher who wants to teach.....

• in a school where English results are above National Average?
• in a school that has an average class size of 26?
• where there are good facilities and a strong team of English teachers?
• in an Ofsted ‘good’ school?
• in a school that consistently gets good results and has high aspirations?
• in an all girls environment up to KS4?

.....then this job vacancy is for you.

We are looking for a passionate, reliable, inquisitive teacher of English who can see the infinite possibilities in all our girls, no matter what their current skill level.

English is a well-established and highly successful subject at DSTC. You will teach our Key Stage 3 reading and writing skills; you will also teach our Key Stage 4 students the GCSE English Language and Literature curriculum.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

You will teach our Key Stage 3 reading and writing skills; you will also teach our Key Stage 4 students the GCSE English Language and Literature curriculum.

Employee benefits

Salary dependent on experience


About Dartford Science & Technology College

DSTC is a small, non-selective secondary school for girls in Dartford. We are family-centred with high aspirations and pride ourselves on having small average class sizes and excellent pastoral care. This is a place where "pupils achieve well and thrive" and "all groups of pupils achieve well" (Ofsted March 2017). Ofsted graded the school Good overall and Good in each category and noted that "there is a positive climate for learning throughout the school". Lessons at DSTC have a calm and purposeful atmosphere with the students showing a genuine interest in learning. Our teachers tell us they enjoy being able to teach and enable the students to learn with very little disruption. We are a Co-operative Trust school and are committed to supporting our workforce to be the best they can be. We can offer accelerated professional development with a personalised approach to developing all staff through coaching, mentoring and both internal and external training. Our new staff will have unparalleled opportunities to learn and bring excellent practice to bear in raising achievement for the students of DSTC.

Address
Heath Lane, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2LY
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Dartford Science & Technology College website (opens in a new window)