Teacher of English - Maternity Cover

Watford Grammar School for Girls, Watford, Hertfordshire

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Job details

Job role Suitable for NQTs
Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,542 to £41,633

Job summary

English Teacher – Maternity leave. Full Time

MPS/UPS – fringe area
Required from April 2020

We are seeking a well-qualified and creative teacher to join our outstanding English Department. The successful applicant will have an excellent degree in English, or a related subject, and be able to teach throughout the school up to and including GCSE level.

English is a thriving, dynamic department in which teamwork is central to offering an exciting, challenging and enriching learning experience to students, both within and beyond the curriculum.

Ambitious candidates with the requisite experience may wish to be considered for a post of responsibility within the department.

Closing Date: Noon Monday 20 January 2020
Interviews: Friday, 24 January 2020

Essential educational requirements

Good honours degree in English, English Literature or a related subject.
Qualified Teacher Status

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Excellent classroom teacher with the ability to teach Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.
Ability to teach Drama at KS3 is desirable.
Willingness to take a full part in the department’s extended
curricular activities.
A commitment to raising achievement and providing challenge in the classroom.
Articulate and accurate communicator.
Ability to work as part of a team.
In sympathy with the aims of the school.
IT skills and experience of using ICT in teaching.
Enthusiasm, energy, initiative and a sense of humour.

We can offer you a wide ranging experience and the opportunity to make a significant contribution to the future of the department. While this post is suitable for an excellent NQT, ambitious
candidates with the requisite experience may wish to be considered for a post of responsibility within the department.

Essential skills and experience

Qualified Teacher Status
Excellent classroom teacher with the ability to teach Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.
Ability to teach Drama at KS3 is desirable.
Willingness to take a full part in the department’s extended
curricular activities.
A commitment to raising achievement and providing challenge in the classroom.
Articulate and accurate communicator.
Ability to work as part of a team.
In sympathy with the aims of the school.
IT skills and experience of using ICT in teaching.
Enthusiasm, energy, initiative and a sense of humour.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size 1365 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Watford Grammar School for Girls website (opens in a new window)
Contact email pa2head@watfordgirls.herts.sch.uk

About Watford Grammar School for Girls

School location

Lady's Close, Watford, Hertfordshire, WD18 0AE