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  • Start date details

    September / October 2023

  • Closing date

    5 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    19 May 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type

Maternity or parental leave cover - Approx. 9 months

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated, enthusiastic and inspirational teacher to provide maternity cover in the English department here at Queen Elizabeth’s High School.

The English Faculty

The QEHS English Faculty is a high performing faculty and very popular with students and is led by a Faculty Head and two Second in Department Leads with responsibility for KS3 and A-Level English. We have 7 teachers in total.

English is a forward-thinking faculty, with the unique ability to offer specialist teaching to our students. The faculty is friendly and supportive. We have staff with a wealth of experience, as well as staff towards the start of their career. We also have a recently appointed English Progress Coach.

There are 7 English classrooms with the addition of a comprehensively stocked school library. Computer rooms and a Drama studio are also available as bookable areas. We are very well resourced for classroom lessons and have a good range of digital resources to support our students in classroom lessons.

What the school offers its staff

The faculty is well led and managed. As such we are able to plan strategically to best support the students in our care, alongside each other. Teachers new to the faculty are supported by a mentor and/or their Head of Faculty. Reviews and observations consistently show teaching and learning to be good, or better. Faculty planning and policy is open to review and feedback from all stakeholders, and also takes into consideration work life balance.

Commitment to safeguarding

Queen Elizabeth’s High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
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About The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1220 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01427 612354

Local Authority secondary maintained grammar school.

Arranging a visit to The Queen Elizabeth's High School, Gainsborough

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email recruitment@qehs.lincs.sch.uk.

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