English Subject Leader (maternity cover), NE3, Gosforth

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Newcastle School for BoysNE3, Gosforth

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main pay range depending upon qualifications and experience
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

Newcastle School for Boys is the only independent school in the north east of England providing continuity of education for boys only from 3 to 18. We are passionate about boys’ learning and the development of boys and young men of excellent character.

Boys are challenged and supported by passionate teachers who care about each individual boy, their learning and personal development. Catering only for boys, we can offer an education that is tailored to boys’ learning needs. In addition, a wide range of co-curricular and personal development opportunities allow the boys to develop in all areas. This is underpinned by a strong school ethos.

We are seeking to appoint a full-time English subject leader to provide maternity cover from September 2018.  Applications are invited from candidates who are successful and ambitious with a keen focus on academic rigour and inspiring a love of reading. The successful candidate will be capable of teaching English Language to GCSE and English Literature to A level. This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the success of an ambitious and growing school with a brand new sixth form centre and an emphasis on providing an outstanding learning experience for boys. 

Applicants should complete and return our application form, together with a concise supporting letter detailing how their experience and knowledge would ensure the success of this role. 

Applications may be e-mailed to the Headmaster’s personal assistant, Mrs Sharon Greener, at sgreener@newcastleschool.co.uk or posted to David Tickner, Headmaster, Newcastle School for Boys, The Grove, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 1NH. The closing date for applications is 4pm on Monday 18th June, with interviews likely to take place during the week commencing Monday 25th June. 

Newcastle School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and this position is therefore subject to satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) and other pre-employment checks. Applicants for this post must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with previous and current employers and the DBS. 

For further information, please contact:  

Mrs Sharon Greener, Headmaster’s PA

Newcastle School for Boys, The Grove, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 1NH

Telephone: 0191 255 9300


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More about Newcastle School for Boys
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Senior, 34 The Grove, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear, NE3 1NH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 255 9300
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