Teacher of English, Maidenhead, Berkshire

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Claires Court SchoolMaidenhead, Berkshire

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Part Time
Salary: Competitive
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Teacher of English to join our highly committed and professional team from September 2018. The post would suit an experienced practitioner who is committed to raising standards at all levels; delivering excellent lessons and enthusing pupils through their passion for the subject. 

This is a part-time position covering approximately 30% of timetable based at our Senior Girls’ School.

To be successful in this role, you must be:-

· Suitably qualified with QTS in the appropriate age range and subject

· Experienced at teaching English at KS3 and KS4

· Passionate in using your knowledge of current theory and practice in teaching and learning to provide highly effective curriculum delivery, in a stimulating and enjoyable way

· Ready to utilise the benefits of an independent curriculum that is innovative and flexible in terms of delivery and content

· An enthusiastic team player, willing to participate fully in the School’s extra-curricular programme and wider school life

· Engaged with the School's ethos, thinking creatively and reflectively within an open, honest and hardworking team.

Above all you must want the very best for our pupils and be prepared to put their needs first. You recognise the importance of educating the whole child within a broad curricular and co-curricular programme, and of achieving high standards.

In return we offer a positive working environment, with supportive colleagues and regular opportunities for professional development and training. 


To apply, please download an application form from our website www.clairescourt.com and post completed forms to the following address:-

HR Department
Claires Court Schools Ltd
1 College Avenue


Alternatively, completed forms may be emailed to recruitment@clairescourt.com (no agencies, please).

Applications must be received by 12:00am on Sunday 29 April 2018. Please apply early as applications will be considered upon receipt. We reserve the right to interview/appoint prior to the closing date.

NB: CVs will not be accepted in place of an application form, but may be submitted as additional supporting documentation.

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More about Claires Court School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16 - 18 years
Address: The Sixth Form, 1 College Avenue, Maidenhead, Berkshire, SL6 3AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1628 327560
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