Job Title: EAL Teacher
Job Reference No: 17-18106
Responsible to: Deputy Principal
Hours per week: Part time 0.5
Salary: Comparable to the national pay spine for qualified teachers
Closing date: Midnight on 15th July 2018
Start date: September 2018
Contract: 1 year fixed term
Taunton School is over 170 years old and is an Independent School for approximately 1100 boys and girls aged 0-18 years, with circa 350 boarders. We aim to challenge, inspire and nurture young people to succeed in a global community.
Taunton School International (TSI) was set up by Taunton School in 1996 to provide a first step for international students wishing to complete their education in a British school. It is located on the school campus, is fully residential and has places for 84 boys and girls aged 14 to 17 years. It shares the school’s facilities and is part of the school community. It operates a term-time one year GCSE course and an academic Senior Summer School.
The School has an opportunity for an EAL Teacher to join our international School on a part time basis from September 2018.
The successful candidate will have experience of teaching IGCSE ESL and IELTS. QTS is desirable but not essential, although a standard entry-level TESOL qualification (e.g. a CELTA or equivalent) and a minimum of two years’ teaching experience is required as a minimum for this post.
Applications are invited from current EAL/EFL teachers and/or English teachers working with secondary-school aged children in the state or private sector.
Our School ethos is of a shared responsibility and positive contribution from all to the life and work of this busy six-day-a-week boarding and day community. This is what makes Taunton School such a thriving, energetic and well-rounded Independent School. We offer a competitive package and an outstanding educational environment in which to work.
Candidates should complete their application form electronically and email it, together with a short covering letter. A Taunton School application form must be used and there is no need to submit a CV. Alternatively, applications can be posted to the HR Department at the main School address.
Please email your completed and signed application form and covering letter to: firstname.lastname@example.org
Taunton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The offer of employment will be subject to satisfactory references, and a successful enhanced DBS check.