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Teacher of English (Maternity Cover)

St Helen and St KatharineAbingdon, Oxfordshire

Teacher of English (Maternity Cover)

Required from September 2021

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and talented teacher to join a thriving English department for a period of maternity cover. The successful applicant will be able to demonstrate extensive subject knowledge and have the ability to inspire and motivate students to work independently. A genuine passion for teaching English and a commitment to a full and inclusive extracurricular programme are essential.

This maternity cover role is a full-time position and is available from September 2021 for what is anticipated to be one full academic year.  This full-time post would suit both experienced and newly qualified teachers. The post involves teaching across the age and ability range from Year 7 to Year 13.  In addition to teaching, the post-holder will also have pastoral responsibilities within their allocated year group. 

All teaching staff are expected to contribute to the pastoral and enrichment programmes of the School. All staff share the responsibility for promoting and safeguarding the welfare of the students, in accordance with the School’s safeguarding policies.

For full job details and an application form, please visit our website at:

www.shsk.org.uk >The School >Working at St Helen’s.

Closing date: Wednesday 21 April 2021 at noon

Interviews: Weeks commencing 26 April 2021 or 3 May 2021

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.

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