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Job details
Employer Kassim Darwish Grammar School for Boys
Location Manchester
Salary Comparable to TPS
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts 9 January 2017 or as soon as possible thereafter

We are looking for a qualified teacher of English to join our successful team from January 2017. The successful candidate will work in a caring and energetic school with distinctive ethos. You will be required to teach classes at KS3 and/or KS4 and will be expected to contribute to maintaining the high standards of this successful department. (2014 – 2016 A* - C results 93% average).

K D (Kassim Darwish) is an independent Grammar School for 150 boys aged 11-16 situated in South Manchester. Although comprehensive in intake, its results are exceptionally high with a Progress 8 score of + 0.4 in 2016. In the GCSE Performance tables, the school features consistently amongst the highest performing boys’ schools in Manchester. With small class sizes of around 15 students, teachers have the opportunity to enable each boy to reach his full potential. KD is a faith school, with a caring inclusive ethos based on Islamic values, open to students of all backgrounds.

Applicants who are able to offer a second subject should outline this in their letter of application.

This post is open to both experienced and newly qualified teachers.

KD is a member of the Independent Schools Association

KD Grammar School for Boys is at an exciting stage of its development. If you are as passionate and motivated by this challenge as we are, and think this might be the role for you, please contact our Bursar (Eunice Lieu) by email on for further details and an application form, and if you would like to visit the school too.

Completed Applications should be returned with a supporting statement (maximum 2 A4 pages) to the Bursar via email at

Closing date for applications: Friday 2 December 2016 at 3pm

KD Grammar School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.

Locations and contacts

Hartley Hall
Alexandra Road South
M16 8NH
United Kingdom
+44 161 8600011