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  • Job start date

    1 September 2023

  • Closing date

    12 June 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    26 May 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term - 12 months

Pay scale


What skills and experience we're looking for

We seek to appoint a well-qualified and enthusiastic English teacher to join a highly successful and innovative team on a one year contract from September 2023. This position offers someone who has a real passion for inspiring our very motivated young people the opportunity to join our ambitious and high performing English Team.

You will have demonstrated an ability to teach KS3 and GCSE English. An ability to offer English Language, Literature or Media Studies A Level would be beneficial.

This position offers someone with good communication and interpersonal skills a fantastic opportunity to join an ambitious and forward-thinking school. A willingness to contribute to and develop extra-curricular activities is essential.

What the school offers its staff

Local government pension scheme

Eye test vouchers

Cycle to work scheme

Applying for the job

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About Poynton High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1412 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

Our school has served the families of Poynton, Disley, Adlington and surrounding areas in Cheshire since 1972 and we lie at the heart of this community’s learning needs. We pride ourselves in our vision as a school which serves our community and look to establish a 0 – 90 Learning Village in partnership with our primary, secondary colleagues. We have approximately 1500 students within Years 7 to 13 and offer a wide range of A-Levels in our Sixth Form. The school motto is INSPIRE ACHIEVE CELEBRATE and we apply that to every element of school life. Our role as staff is to ensure that we inspire every student to achieve the best they possibly can in everything they do, whether that be academic, sporting, cultural or spiritual and at the heart of our culture is a celebration of that achievement.

Arranging a visit to Poynton High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email ede@phs.cheshire.sch.uk.

School location

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