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Specialist English Teacher (Upper KS2)

Garden House SchoolKensington and Chelsea

As a key player in our dynamic Upper KS2 team, you will be an inspiring, forward-thinking and committed professional who is strongly motivated to play an active part in the life of the school. As part of our focus on raising standards and embedding excellence, we are excited to be looking to appoint an outstanding upper KS2 English specialist. Experience of teaching English in Years 6, 7 and 8 would be an asset. Our boys and girls gain places and scholarships at some of the most prestigious day and boarding schools in the country and, as such, experience of preparing pupils for 11+ examinations is essential and 13+ desirable.

This is an exciting opportunity to take on an ambitious role aimed at making a real impact on the outcomes for our pupils.

The successful candidate will receive a competitive salary and will join a highly supportive and friendly working community where collaboration across all parts of the school is the norm. We are unashamedly proud of the fact that our staff look forward to coming to school as much as our children.

Completed application forms should be emailed to Miss Sarah Pitt, HR Department – and include a personal statement explaining your reasons for applying for the post and outlining your experience and suitability for the role.

Closing date: 20th February 2023

Garden House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service. Applicants must produce evidence of their right to work in the UK.

Garden House School is committed to increasing and promoting diversity at all levels within our school. We warmly welcome applications from people from the widest possible range of backgrounds.

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