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Employer Kingsbury High School
Location Brent
Salary Inner London MPS/UPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Maternity Cover Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Maternity Cover from September 2017

Faculty of English & Media Studies: Teacher of English

Maternity Cover from September 2017

Salary: Inner London MPS/UPS

At Kingsbury High School we do things differently.

We have long given up on “grading” lessons; instead we focus on using coaching to improve teaching and developing a growth mindset with our students. 

We focus on doing what is right for our students – not what ticks the box for Ofsted. We are working hard to develop a culture of staff well-being; our in-service programme includes an annual well-being day and work life balance evenings. Opportunities for further professional development are offered in particular through our membership of the Harrow Collegiate Teaching Schools Alliance.

Faculty of English and Media Studies

The English Department is friendly, enthusiastic and has a committed team of 17 specialist staff, including 6 post holders and a Curriculum Associate. We achieve very good results across all Key Stages reflecting our commitment to the continued development of teaching and learning.

The Post Holder 

We are looking for an enthusiastic and well qualified teacher of English to teach across the age and ability range. The post is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the success of the Faculty and the achievement of the students. The vacancy is suitable for someone looking to broaden their teaching experience, working in a school where English a popular subje­­ct valued by students and staff alike. 

We will offer you:

· An exciting teaching role in a successful oversubscribed, multi-cultural school

· A professional, hardworking and supportive team of staff who believe in collaboration and getting the best from their students.

· Enthusiastic students who are willing to learn and are proud of their learning environment

· Opportunities for further professional development

To apply: Please see our application pack below and complete and return the application form to

Closing Date:  9.00 am Monday 26 June 2017

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and the appointment will be subject to receipt of satisfactory references, medical and an enhanced CRB check.

Kingsbury High is a converter Academy committed to national terms and conditions for teaching staff, local NJC terms for support staff and, as an Equal Opportunities employer, welcomes applications from all sections of the community. 

About the employer

Kingsbury High School has seen many changes since its foundation as a small selective fee paying school of some 71 pupils and eight teachers in 1925. The School progressed and successfully evolved throughout the 20th century, retaining a distinct ide...

Information about Kingsbury High School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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