English Teacher (Maternity Cover), Wandsworth

Closing date:Expiring soon

Thomas's BatterseaWandsworth

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive salary and conditions are offered.
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

English Teacher (Maternity Cover)

Required September 2019

We are seeking a specialist teacher of English with an ability to inspire pupils in the Upper School (Years 6, 7 and 8) and to prepare them for Common Entrance, Scholarship and school specific examinations.  Applicants should be prepared to work collaboratively and supportively within a strong English Department which has recently been judged ‘outstanding’ in a subject review. At the heart of the Department is the desire for our pupils to grow into highly literate young people.   

Applicants should by suitably qualified, enthusiastic and inspirational with high expectations of pupils and a love of teaching. The candidate is required to start at the beginning of the Michaelmas Term, September 2019, until approximately the end of March 2020 to complete a maternity cover position.

Competitive salary and conditions are offered.

Closing Date: Tuesday 23rd April 2019

Interviews: As soon as mutually convenient

For further details go to the Thomas’s London Day Schools website: www.thomas-s.co.uk/Working-at-Battersea

To apply for this post please complete the school’s application form and forward it together with your CV to Helen Isherwood at hisherwood@thomas-s.co.uk

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and  Young people and expect all staff to share this commitment and Work in accordance with our child protection policies and procedures.  All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

More about Thomas's Battersea
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 13 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Battersea site, 28-40 Battersea High Street, London, SW11 3JB, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7978 0900

The school occupies a Grade II listed building, the former Sir Walter St John Grammar School, founded in 1700.

Facilities at Battersea include large, light classrooms, an historic Great Hall equipped as a Theatre, a Library, an ICT Suite, two Music r...