Second in English with responsibility for KS4 English, Wiltshire

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Sheldon SchoolWiltshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS TLR2b £4,654
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for September 2020


TLR2b £4,654

We are seeking a suitably qualified and enthusiastic teacher of English. The person appointed will be an excellent classroom teacher who sets high standards, uses innovative practice and inspires students to learn. Ideally the person appointed will be able to offer Literature, Language or Media Studies to A Level. The post will have responsibility for KS4 English and will be second within the English Faculty. A full programme of induction and support is offered.

A high value is placed on English education in the school and resources are excellent. The successful candidate will join a dedicated and highly committed team. Sheldon is a high-performing school with a strong record of success. It is a very happy school and staff morale is high. Our vision is to be a forward-thinking and outward-looking school. So, if you are a very good teacher with experience of empowering students and staff to achieve their best, this job could be for you.

“The all-pervading caring ethos ensures that pupils are happy and able to thrive from the moment they arrive at school. The vibrant atmosphere created reflects the commitment to pupils’ enriching and positive school experiences.” Ofsted June 2017.

We are situated in attractive parkland on the edge of the rapidly growing market town of Chippenham, surrounded by beautiful countryside. There are good rail and road links to London, we are 5 minutes from junction 17 on the M4 and a 10 minute train journey to the beautiful Roman City of Bath.

Application process: Please click ‘Apply Now’ and download our application form and submit, together with a letter of application to

Sheldon School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post requires a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure

Closing date for applications: Thursday, 2nd April 2020 (noon)

More about Sheldon School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Hardenhuish Lane, Chippenham, Wiltshire, SN14 6HJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1249 766020
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