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Teacher of English

Royal Alexandra and Albert School, Reigate, Surrey, RH2 0TD

This job expired on 31 January 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    31 January 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    17 January 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

MPS/UPS

Teacher of English job summary

We are:

A lively and purposeful co-educational, comprehensive state boarding school for children aged 7 to 18 years, with 600 flexi-boarders and 500 full boarders. The school has been highly sought after for many years, with very high levels of interest again for September 2022. This is due to a wide range of factors including its facilities, academic results, standards of teaching, pastoral care, the boarding and flexi-boarding environment, wide range of trips and co-curricular activities and the resultant attitudes of its pupils.

We offer:

• Strong induction programme
• Free accommodation, set in 260 acres of beautiful parkland, may be available in exchange for boarding and co-curriculum duties
• A well-managed and very successful department
• On-site parking
• Ideal location to work and live, close to the A23 and M25

We are looking for an exceptional Teacher of English who can provide highly effective and innovative teaching of English across the senior school, to ensure that all our pupils make excellent progress and inspire students to have a passion for the subject. Some experience in delivering Media Studies would be a benefit.

The English department is imaginative and enthusiastic with excellent cross-curricular links with Drama including many theatre trips.

All KS4 pupils do both English Language and English Lit GCSEs (80% 9-4)

The department is keen to develop still further the academic successes which have been gained by the pupils right across the ability range including a number of students going on to study at degree level.

There are also opportunities to teach GCSE Media Studies and A Level Film Studies.

We are looking for:

The successful candidate will be:
• Passionate about the teaching of English
• An excellent practitioner
• Enthusiastic about his/her own professional development

We hope that after considering all the information provided, you will decide to make an application. The closing date is 31st January 2022.

Please be advised that we may interview as applications come in. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted shortly after the closing date. Whatever the outcome of your application we thank you for the interest you have shown and wish you well in your future career.

The Royal Alexandra and Albert School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including an Enhanced DBS check. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.

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About Royal Alexandra and Albert School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 7 to 18
School size
1125 pupils enrolled
Age range
7 to 18
Contact phone number
01737 649062

We are:

A lively and purposeful co-educational, comprehensive state boarding school for children aged 7 to 18 years, with 600 flexi-boarders and 500 full boarders. The school has been highly sought after for many years, with very high levels of interest again for September 2022. This is due to a wide range of factors including its facilities, academic results, standards of teaching, pastoral care, the boarding and flexi-boarding environment, wide range of trips and co-curricular activities and the resultant attitudes of its pupils.

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