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  • Expected start date

    As soon as possible

  • Application deadline

    19 January 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    7 January 2022

Job details

Job role
Suitable for early career teachers
Working pattern
Part time
This a 0.8 part-time post, working 4 days a week
Contract type
Main Scale / Upper Pay Scale

Job summary

Do have a genuine passion for teaching English and enjoy sharing your enthusiasm for the subject with students?

Would you like the opportunity to work as part of an innovative and dedicated English Faculty?

We are looking to appoint an enthusiastic and highly motivated Teacher of English.

This is an exciting opportunity to join a dynamic team which continues to achieve excellent examination results. The successful candidate must be able to demonstrate creativity as well as excellent subject knowledge and a commitment to developing and maintaining high standards of teaching and learning at Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.

Walthamstow School for Girls is a wonderful place to work, learn, teach and lead. We are passionate about education being a vehicle for promoting equality for all and our mission is to empower young women to become leaders of the future. We are a truly comprehensive school, proud of our diversity and committed to social justice. Although we are an Outstanding School (Ofsted, 2018), achieve exceptional outcomes and have consistently been in the top 20% of schools nationally for progress, our focus is on developing exceptional young women, not just on academic achievement. We are also a Teaching School Hub, with responsibility for 239 schools across Haringey, Redbridge and Waltham Forest, providing exciting opportunities for networking and development for the successful candidate.

An application form and recruitment pack can be downloaded from Completed application forms should be returned by email to Please note CVs will not be accepted.

Closing date: Wednesday 19th January 2020 (9.00am)

Walthamstow School for Girls is committed to Safer Recruitment practices and procedures.

Walthamstow School for Girls is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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School overview

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
School size
886 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number

About Walthamstow School for Girls

Walthamstow School for Girls is a high achieving, oversubscribed, diverse and inclusive school which is regularly in the top 20% nationally for progress, and is at the centre of the vibrant local community of Waltham Forest (the 2019 and first London Borough of Culture). Our most recent results can be found on our website. We are consistently among the top-performing non-selective schools in the country and the pupils take great pride in their school. In June 2018 we were awarded an ‘outstanding’ judgement in all categories.
Every one of our 900 students is valued equally as an individual with different gifts and talents, reflecting our commitment to the school motto “Neglect not the gift that is in thee”. We offer strong pastoral support and regular monitoring, target setting and dialogue with students and parents/carers.
Walthamstow School for Girls is proud be the lead school of the North East London Teaching School Hub, working collaboratively across Haringey, Redbridge and Waltham Forest. Our aim is to ensure that every child has a great teacher who inspires and unlocks their potential. We aim to achieve this by providing exemplary training and development, for leaders and practitioners which meets the needs of all the schools in our area, so that every child has access to the highest quality education and develops a desire for lifelong learning..

Arranging a visit to Walthamstow School for Girls

Due to the current situation with Covid we are not offering tours of the school prior to interview. However all candidates selected for interview will be given a tour as part of the selection process.

School location

Church Hill, London, E17 9RZ

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