Northwood College has a great opportunity available for a committed, enthusiastic and inspirational English Teacher to join a thriving and well-resourced department. The successful candidate will be required to teach English to all Key Stages and will have high expectations in terms of standards and contribute effectively to the future of English and literacy in the school. This is a part-time post working 0.425 of full-time.
At the heart of the curriculum, English is seen as fundamental to every aspect of the girls’ success. We aim to awaken interest, real enjoyment and an ability to think intuitively and deeply about ideas, people and places. Extra curricular activities include book clubs, creative writing club, author visits, debating club and GCSE and A Level surgeries.
About the School:
Northwood College for Girls is an independent, academically selective day school for approximately 840 girls aged 3-18. Excellence, courage and integrity are the three fundamental qualities that underpin a Northwood College education. Girls are encouraged to be emotionally resilient, to learn from success and challenge and to communicate with clarity and assurance.
As part of the GDST, the UK's leading network of independent girls' schools, we can offer a variety of benefits, such as:
· Competitive salaries and pay progression
· Access to extensive professional development opportunities
· Good transport links
· Training grants for qualifications
· Generous pension schemes
· Free life assurance benefit
· A discount of up to 50% on fees for children at GDST schools
· Childcare vouchers, interest free loans for training, computer purchase loans and travel season ticket loans
· A Cycle to Work scheme
· Competitive terms and conditions of employment
For further details and an application form please click the apply button.
Applications must be received by 9am on Wednesday 25 April 2018.
Interviews will take place the following week.
We are committed to the safeguarding of children and child protection screening will apply to this post.