Techer of English

Eckington School, Sheffield, Derbyshire, S21 4GN

Deadline is tomorrow

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    27 June 2022 at 9:00am

  • Date listed

    16 June 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Fixed term (Temporary to August 2023 in the first instance, with the potential to become permanent)



Techer of English job summary

We are looking for an outstanding English teacher to join our enthusiastic and committed department.
This is an excellent opportunity for a highly motivated and inspirational professional who is ready to develop their career in a friendly and supportive school. We would welcome applications from either a newly qualified teacher or an experienced practitioner.
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to teach across all key stages and the whole ability range. He or she will get the chance to get involved with revising schemes of work, ensuring the curriculum is engaging, and developing enrichment opportunities for all learners.

You will be a person who thrives on challenge, enjoys working with young people and is passionate about seeing them achieve.
The person we are looking for should be:
• a creative and highly effective teacher, with an enthusiasm for enabling young people to achieve
• self-motivating, and with excellent time-management skills;
• a team player who wants to work and engage with colleagues at all levels within the school

Applying for the job

Completed applications should be returned either by post to: Sharon Foster, HR Officer, Eckington School, Dronfield Road, Eckington, Sheffield S21 4GN or by email to

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Supporting documents

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

About Eckington School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1232 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number

Eckington School is a vibrant and rapidly improving 11-18 secondary school with 1,240 students on roll. It is set in a wonderful 42-acre site of rolling North East Derbyshire countryside, situated close to the centre of Sheffield and the Peak District National Park.

At Eckington School, we have high ambitions in all that we do, so not only do we expect students to strive to excel in their academic studies, but also to develop resilience and character, through all of school life: including exposure to wide-ranging extra-curricular activities, school trips, their studies and through their social and friendship groups. We want all of our students to leave Eckington School with a wide body of knowledge and skills and a strength of character, so they are best equipped for what comes next, and can live an exceptional life.

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