2 i/c English, Somerset

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Preston SchoolSomerset
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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS TLR2a
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Excellent English Teacher Extraordinaire?

Required from: September 2020

2 i/c English

Full-time MPS/UPS TLR2a

Our aspiration is to be great in all that we do.  Are you a great teacher & leader or aspire to be one?  If so, Preston School is the right school for you!

We are a Business & Enterprise Academy that aspires to embody our strapline of ‘Bringing Learning to Life & Life to Learning’ for every student every day. We place a large emphasis on the development of character and personality of our students, alongside a relentless drive for improving progress in all of the subjects that they study. 

We aim to be GREAT in everything that we do. Our student body are wonderful to work with and visitors to the school regularly comment upon the great learning environment within the school, personified by the excellent relationships between students and staff.  We firmly believe in the core BASICs that the students are asked to follow, and we recognise that teaching is made easier when students are engaged with their learning - as ours are.

This is a team of committed, hardworking individuals who love their jobs and are devoted to making a positive difference to the life of every student in the school. English is an extremely popular department at Preston and the 2 i/c role is an important one in the development of the department. In summer 2019 we were ranked 3rd in Somerset for the percentage of students who gained grade 5+ in both English & Maths at GCSE. 

We would love to receive your application if you are:

  • passionate about teaching English and aspire for Preston School to be GREAT
  • dedicated to enhancing the learning and lives of our students
  • ambitious with high expectations of all, including yourself 
  • an excellent team member with the capacity to work across the department & the school
  • committed to continually improving as a teacher 

Information on the school and post can be accessed from 


This post is subject to two references along with enhanced DBS check from Criminal Record Bureau and medical history check. If you would like to visit us prior to applying then please contact Jaclyn, PA to the Principal, on the email below.

Please apply by downloading the application form from the school’s website and return completed with a covering letter addressed to Gregg Morrison, Principal, to Jaclyn.Surrey@prestonschool.co.uk  

Closing date: 9am on Monday 17th February 2020

Provisional interview date: Thursday 27th February 2020

More about Preston School
Address: Monks Dale, Yeovil, Somerset, BA21 3JD, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1935 471131