Teacher of English, Harrow

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Whitmore High SchoolHarrow
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mainscale
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


For September 2018 we are looking for a talented, enthusiastic and well-qualified Teacher of English for this oversubscribed comprehensive school with a long record of high student achievement.      

Last year 74% of students gained A*-C grades in English and Maths at GCSE, and our motivated students make excellent progress. In 2015 OFSTED graded the school as outstanding in all areas and commented “Students have outstanding attitudes to learning and take a pride in their work”. 

The English Department is innovative and successful and English is very popular at A Level, so the ability to teach to this standard is essential.    Applicants should be keenly interested in how children learn, as well as committed to equal opportunities and a collaborative approach to teaching and learning. 

The school offers staff excellent resources in a state-of-the-art building, a wide ranging professional development programme and support for career progression. The post would suit either an NQT or a more experienced teacher.  

CLOSING DATE – 9.00am on Monday 22nd January 2018  

Full details of the post and an application form can be downloaded from our website:  www.whitmore.harrow.sch.uk  Completed forms to be returned to Ms Susan Hammond, Headteacher.  

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people.  All workers and employees are expected to share this commitment.   Our Child Protection Policy is available from our website.  All appointments are subject to satisfactory pre-employment checks, including a satisfactory Enhanced criminal records with Barred List check through the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).    

CVs will not be accepted.  Harrow is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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More about Whitmore High School
Address: Porlock Avenue, Harrow, Middlesex, HA2 0AD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 88647688