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Teacher of English

Queen Elizabeth High SchoolNorthumberland

Queen Elizabeth High School

Hexham, Northumberland, NE46 3JB


Required from 1 September 2021

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This is an exciting opportunity for an excellent teacher to join Queen Elizabeth High School as it moves to a brand-new campus, co-locating with Hexham Middle School. Located in the beautiful market town of Hexham, the successful candidate will join a thriving, high achieving school, ranked 2nd in the North-East in the Sunday Times Parent Power listings for 2020-21. The school is focussed on delivering the highest standards of learning and teaching for all students. The closer relationship between the High School and Middle School will enable teaching from Y7-Y13. A-Level English Literature is extremely popular, demonstrating the effectiveness of the talented, well-led English department.

The staff at Queen Elizabeth High School are dedicated to getting the best outcomes for all their students. Relationships between staff and students are excellent and you would join a welcoming and friendly school community.

We are seeking a teacher who can inspire, motivate, and support all learners and is committed to delivering first class education. All teachers should be motivated, adaptable, imaginative, and keen to develop professionally. We would welcome applications from NQTs and those more experienced professionals.

QEHS is a flourishing school and current roll is 1301 including 378 Sixth Form.  Further information about the school can be found on our website – www.qehs.net

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to obtain a satisfactory Certificate of Disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service.

Please apply for this vacancy by submitting your letter of application, application form and criminal records declaration form via quick apply or alternatively email to rstokes@qehs.net. If you wish to speak to someone regarding the vacancy please telephone Rachael Stokes, HR Assistant, on 01434 610362 or email rstokes@qehs.net.

Closing date for application is 9:00am on Friday 26th February.  Interviews are scheduled for week beginning 8th March.  Candidates will be notified by Thursday 4th February if they have been shortlisted for the interview process.

We reserve the right to amend or withdraw this advert at any time.

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