Teacher of English, Barnet

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Compton SchoolBarnet

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Teacher of English, Barnet, London 

Required from September 2019

Do you want to work in an Outstanding School and English department?

If so, we are looking to appoint a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher to join our highly successful English department. This is an exciting opportunity for you to develop your teaching skills and work within an inspirational team. As well as GCSE English the department also offers two A Level courses: Literature and Language/Literature. A wide range of exciting enrichment opportunities are also on offer. The department’s value added ratings are significantly above the national average in all examinations. 

Why work at The Compton School? 

• You will be joining a highly successful school with a national profile of excellence in teaching and learning, teacher training and student outcomes 

• You will be joining a department that has a very collaborative approach to lesson planning and resource sharing

• You will be joining a department who aim to foster a love of reading and develop fundamental communication skills. 

• We will provide you with exceptional training through our induction programme 

Who are we? 

We are a massively oversubscribed mixed multi-ethnic school that has had four outstanding OFSTED inspections in succession, most recently in January 2018. Students at the Compton make exceptional progress - our results routinely put the school within the top 2% of schools nationally for progress.

At The Compton we understand that our brilliant teachers make a difference to the life chances of our students every day by helping them to secure outstanding outcomes. We always strive to appoint the very best teachers and once in post we provide a work place environment that ensures their needs are fully met now and in the future.

Are you the right person to join our team? If so, we would be delighted to hear from you. 

Please download our application form, a job description and person specification from our website www.thecompton.org.uk or telephone 020 8368 1783 for details of the post.  Completed applications forms to be emailed to vacancies@thecompton.org.uk

Applications will be considered for interview as they are received. 

The closing date for applications is 3.00pm on Friday 26th April, 2019

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More about The Compton School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Summers Lane, Barnet, London, N12 0QG, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 20 83681783
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Situated in Barnet, London, The Compton School is a secondary which educates students aged between 11 and 18. It is a non-denominational establishment. 


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