Teacher of English, Surrey

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Oakwood SchoolSurrey

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TMPS (negotiable depending on skills and experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Oakwood School has the following Teaching Staff vacancy:

Teacher of English (TMPS) - Salary negotiable depending on skills and experience.

September 2019

Tours of the school and initial discussions are warmly welcomed.

Owing to vastly improved standards and rising student numbers, we require an enthusiastic and highly motivated English Teacher to join our dedicated team from September 2019. Applications are welcome from NQTs and experienced teachers. 

English is a thriving subject with our students achieving in line with national average. We are, therefore, looking to appoint someone who is motivated and committed with a passion for teaching English throughout Key Stages 3 and 4.  The English department is a collaborative and caring environment, very much with a team ethos.  As a member of the department you can expect to be fully supported professionally and personally by a team of compassionate, considerate and enthusiastic colleagues.  Within the department, we work together to achieve collective, department wide resources with the aim to provide a respectable and strong work-life balance.    

We are looking for a colleague who is:

• Highly successful classroom practitioner

• Enthusiastic and hardworking team player

• Able to achieve high levels of student engagement, challenge and progress

• Inspirational with the ability to motivate students

In return we offer professional development, leadership training and support programmes for candidates with a potential for promotion and career development. This is an exciting time to be joining Oakwood, as it continues to progress towards becoming a great school in the future.

Submit your application no later than: Midday Friday 22nd March

Interviews: Week commencing 25th March 2019

Please note, interviews may take place sooner for the right candidate so please submit your application as soon as possible. 

For an application pack, please visit our website or email recruitment@oakwood.surrey.sch.uk

Curriculum Vitae will not be accepted

Oakwood School reserves the right to withdraw this advert early should circumstances change.

Oakwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure check by the Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS).

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More about Oakwood School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Balcombe Road, Horley, Surrey, RH6 9AE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1293 785363
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Oakwood School is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary for students aged 11-16, situated in Horley, Surrey. It is a community state school with a governing body of local volunteers, including parents and teachers. The school's capacit...