Part-time will be considered for the right candidate
We are seeking a passionate Teacher of English to join our friendly department where English Literature and Film Studies are popular subjects at A level.
We are a multicultural girls' selective school and one of the top-performing schools in Bexley. As part of Odyssey Trust for Education, we work alongside King Henry School, enhancing opportunities for career development and experiences.
In this position, you will join our supportive team, teaching across the Key Stages. GCSE and A Level results are consistently well above the national average, with grade 7+ awarded to 79% of students for their Literature GCSE and 68% for Language. We provide a full induction programme for all new members of staff with excellent professional development opportunities. You’ll also benefit from our shared knowledge and experience, as we regularly collaborate and share best practice.
Ability to teach Drama would be useful but not essential.
Here at Townley, we are committed to prioritising the wellbeing of our staff as well as outstanding teaching and learning practice. We encourage our colleagues to hone their craft and provide enriching and exciting opportunities for our students. We have ten CPD days over the academic year, weekly bespoke CPD for staff after an early end to the school day on Monday, as well as a two-week half term in October. You will be respected as a professional colleague and work with inspirational students every day.
For further information and to apply, please visit: http://www.townleygrammar.org.uk/
Closing date: Monday 3rd February 2020.
Interviews will be arranged as soon as a suitable application is received.
The school is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.
The School operates a no smoking policy.