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Teacher of English

Lewes Old Grammar SchoolEast Sussex

ISA Co-educational Day School with 650 pupils on roll (3 – 18)

Full Time Teacher of English required for January or April 2022

Closing date for applications is midday on Monday 6 December 2021. Due to the need to appoint quickly we reserve the right to interview and appoint at any stage of the process.

We require for January or April 2022 a well-qualified and enthusiastic Teacher of English to join our thriving school. The successful candidate will have excellent interpersonal skills combined with the ability to motivate students, whilst retaining a sense of fun. The post would be suitable for an NQT or a more experienced teacher. 

English at Lewes Old Grammar School is a vibrant and varied subject in which students are encouraged to develop expressive and informed communication skills. The English Department encourages students to develop a love of English both as an individual pursuit and as a collaborative activity through debate and discussion. In our classrooms, we work to ensure that each child feels valued and heard, and has a range of opportunities to express and develop creativity. 

The overriding aims of our teaching in English are that all pupils will enrich their lives during and after schooldays, through an awareness and appreciation of the breadth and variety of language and literature, and will acquire and develop confidence in their reading, writing, speaking and listening skills.

The English Department comprises a creative and affable team of dedicated teachers who are keen to build on a successful record of strong results.  

If you feel you have the qualities we are looking for we would like to hear from you.

For further details and an application form, please contact

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.


 140 High Street, Lewes, East Sussex BN7 1XS

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