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  • Start date details

    January or Easter 2024

  • Closing date

    6 December 2023 at 3pm

  • Date listed

    9 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

MPS - UPS (Potential for TLR related to whole school literacy)

What skills and experience we're looking for


  • Degree level qualification
  • QTS and experience of teaching KS3 and KS4
  • Subject specialism in English
  • Current high-level knowledge of subject
  • Working in a successful department (as a trainee or experienced teacher)
  • Experience of teaching KS4
  • Experience of using assessment data to support pupil progress and attainment
  • Current up-to-date subject knowledge
  • Thorough ICT competence and capability
  • Active and interactive teaching methodologies
  • First-class teaching
  • Excellent organisational skills
  • Ability to teach English
  • Outstanding oral and written communication and presentation skills
  • Commitment to students and their progress
  • Personal organisation, presentation and punctuality
  • Consistent, firm, fair discipline
  • Good relationships with students and colleagues
  • Energy and enthusiasm
  • Willingness to learn and ask for support
  • Commitment to the extra-curricular life of the school

What the school offers its staff

The Stonehenge School offers a range of opportunities and experiences for those who wish to join the profession. We provide a highly supportive environment, with a well-organised training programme that has helped many successful students to enter into the world of teaching. We view this as a highly important part of what we do as a school in supporting the future of education in the local area.

Further details about the role

We require a qualified teacher of English to join an expanding department, for the delivery of English at KS3 and GCSE. As part of the English department and a member of The Stonehenge School, you will be part of a supportive and reflective team of dedicated professionals who continually improve and develop their practice in order to achieve the best for the young people at our school.

This is an excellent opportunity for an ECT seeking a first appointment, or a more experienced teacher.

We are looking for colleagues with:

- a commitment to raising achievement

- the ability to engage and support students

- an enthusiasm and deep knowledge of the subject area

- A commitment to help all young people and staff to achieve their best is expected of all staff.

Commitment to safeguarding

This school is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to an enhanced CRB check.
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About The Stonehenge School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
1019 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01980 676660

Mixed Comprehensive

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To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email harkerd@stonehenge.wilts.sch.uk.

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