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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    19 April 2021 at 10:00 am

  • Date listed

    31 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher, Suitable for NQTs
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Main Teacher's Pay Scale

Job summary

The Bishop Wand Church of England School seeks to appoint from September 2019, a well-motivated and talented English teacher able to inspire students across Key Stages 3-5. Applications from Newly Qualified Teachers looking for their first post or more experienced teachers looking to join a high-performing team are equally welcome.

Our School has a thriving English Faculty which is instrumental to the improvements seen in the School in recent years. In 2020, 7.4% of students achieved grade 9 in GCSE English Literature and 77% grade 9-5 in English. Many of our students join our Sixth Form which offers English Language, English Literature and Media Studies at A level, and subsequently go onto higher education and careers revolving around their love of English. This is a great opportunity to join a dynamic and friendly teaching team which has a significant involvement in the life blood of the whole school.

The successful candidate will have insight and enthusiasm; should be willing to adopt an innovative approach to curriculum planning and be committed to using a wide range of approaches to support pupils making progress in and out of lessons. In return we can offer you a friendly and supportive environment with excellent professional development and progression opportunities.

Applying for the job

Applications should be made using the School's own application form. This can be accessed from the School website or by downloading the form attached to this advertisement. Please note CVs will not be accepted for this position.

Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

School overview

School type
Academy, Church of England
Education phase
School size
1037 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact phone number
01932 778600

About The Bishop Wand Church of England School

In March 2015 our School achieved an “Outstanding” judgement following our SIAMS inspection which is testament to our commitment to our School ethos of Realising God-Given Potential in each and every student. We were also inspected by Ofsted in January 2017 and achieved “Good” on all measures. We are not resting on our laurels and are already on our journey to becoming an outstanding school.

School location

Layton's Lane, Sunbury-on-Thames, Surrey, TW16 6LT

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