Teacher of English, Buckinghamshire

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Dr Challoner's High SchoolBuckinghamshire

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time / Part Time
Salary: MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of English

Full time or Part time (0.6)

 suitable for NQT’s or experienced teachers

We are passionate about English and devoted to both maintaining our high academic standards as well as ensuring that all girls experience the joy to be found in the subject We are seeking a really strong teacher who loves English and is able to inspire our girls and help them to thrive.  English is a successful, popular and highly regarded subject at Challoner’s High and will be very rewarding to teach.

Within the Challoner’s High English and Drama Faculty you will experience:

• Exceptional students who consistently attain outstanding results and make teaching an absolute pleasure

• A positive place to work with excellent facilities and IT resources

• A supportive and highly capable and committed teaching team 

• Excellent opportunities for professional development, including a proactive and highly regarded CPD programme

• NQTs considered; NQTs can be paid from 1st July on UQ3 (currently £22,955) until the 1st September when, upon successful completion and acquisition of QTS, will move straight onto point two on the Main Pay Scale (point 3 with significant transferable experience)

• London Fringe allowance

• Subsidised gym membership; staff discounts at local shops and restaurants in Little Chalfont, two week October half term

• The best advert, however, for working at Dr Challoner’s High School will always be our hugely rewarding students

Dr Challoner's High School is a leading selective state grammar school for girls, with a strong academic tradition and an ambitious outlook for the future.  The school has a broad vision for education and is characterised by a highly purposeful pursuit of personal bests with a keen sense of fun bubbling under the surface.  Challoner’s girls are articulate, courteous, sparky, hard-working and achieve highly in all areas.  The school is graded Outstanding by Ofsted and gained the Exceptional Schools Award.  

Responsible to Head of Department

Salary / Allowances applicable MPS

Start Date September 2020

Application Deadline Noon, Monday 30th March 2020

Interview Date Wednesday 1st April 2020

An information pack is available from the Vacancies section of the school website or from adele.cook@challonershigh.com

Informal visits to the school are welcome

We welcome applications from all sections of the community and those interested in job-sharing.

Dr Challoner’s High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.  Please refer to our website where you can view our Child Protection and Safeguarding, Recruitment and Equalities 

 Policies; all of our polices are available at www.challonershigh.com

The successful applicant will be subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure.    

More about Dr Challoner's High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Cokes Lane, Little Chalfont, Amersham, Buckinghamshire, HP7 9QB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1494 763296
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