Teacher of English, Kent

Closing date:Expiring soon

The Norton Knatchbull SchoolKent

Date posted:
Start date: 1st September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes


Required September 2019 

The Norton Knatchbull School is looking for a Teacher of English.  This is a full time permanent position.  We welcome applicants from either selective or wide ability settings, who are keen to work with high achieving and motivated students in a strong department.  The successful applicant will be expected to have experience of teaching up to and including A Level, have a proven track record of examination success.  He/she must be an excellent classroom practitioner who can inspire both colleagues and students and lead by example.  

Please refer to our website for a Job Description, Person Specification, Information Pack and an application form.  Please send your completed application form and covering letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 to 

Mrs. S. Butcher, P.A. to the Headteacher, either by post or email sbutcher@nks.kent.sch.uk 

For applicants currently serving as teachers, one of the referees should be your current Headteacher or Acting Headteacher.  

Deadline for applications:  4 p.m. Friday 26th April 2019.  Interviews will take place as soon as possible thereafter. 

NKS is committed to the Continuing Professional Development of all our staff.  We support our employees in career development and respect initiative and ambition.  As such we are committed to using Performance Management; formal and informal training; coaching and mentoring; and peer support to ensure the progression of our staff.  In return we expect commitment and a desire to improve and excel from our colleagues.

All new recruits to our team will be further supported by a comprehensive Induction Programme and a Mentor.

The Norton Knatchbull School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Only candidates who are shortlisted will be contacted.

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More about The Norton Knatchbull School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hythe Road, Ashford, Kent, TN24 0QJ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1233 620045
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