Applying for a job in a school

Read Theo Griff’s blogposts on applying for a job in a school:


  • How to get shortlisted for a teaching job

    To get shortlisted, you need to write an application that impresses the school so much that they are anxious to meet you because they think you will make a very positive contribution to their school and to the success of their pupils.
  • How NOT to get shortlisted

    Having experience of the shortlisting for over 300 posts in a number of institutions, I thought you might find it helpful to have some idea of the thought process that schools go through when selecting applicants for interview.
  • How to write an executive summary

    On the jobseekers’ forum, I’ve seen people saying how useful an executive summary is when you apply for a job. So what is it, and how do you write one?

Read more of Theo’s blogs on how to apply for a job in a school

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