Teacher of English, Oxford, Oxfordshire

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Headington SchoolOxford, Oxfordshire

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: In line with HSO Teaching scale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Start date:  September 2018 Salary: In line with HSO Teaching scale

Headington is a vibrant and welcoming school set in 23 acres on the outskirts of Oxford. In an environment where individuals come first, Headington is renowned for its commitment to academic excellence, pastoral support and an impressive range of extra-curricular opportunities.

We are seeking to appoint a well qualified and highly motivated teacher with the drive and energy to join our thriving, dynamic and successful English Department.

English is an exceptionally popular subject at Headington, especially in our sixth form where we offer exciting and exhilarating courses in both A Level and the International Baccalaureate. The department has ten teachers and the success of the department is reflected not just by the popularity of the subject, but also by the results our students achieve in public examinations. 

You must be committed to excellence in teaching and learning using innovative methods to engage and inspire students and be a strong team player with a keen desire to work collaboratively with colleagues. 

If you are interested in applying for this position please refer to our website: www.headington.org for a job specification and application form.

Please send your completed application form and covering letter to recruitment@headington.org

Closing date: Wednesday 21 March 2018

Interviews: Monday 26 March 2018

Applicants must be able to provide evidence of having the right to live and work in the UK and be prepared to undergo a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Headington School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and DBS and barred lists checks. The School expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Headington School is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Headington School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Headington Road, Headington, Oxford, Oxfordshire, OX3 7TD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1865 759 100
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