Teacher of English (Maternity Cover), Essex

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

St Helena SchoolEssex

Date posted:
Start date: 01/01/2020 (or sooner if possible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teachers Main Pay Scale £23,720-£35,008 (Point M1 - M6)
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



Pay Range: Teachers Main Pay Scale £23,720-£35,008 (Point M1 - M6)

Start Date: 1st January 2020 (or sooner if possible)

The Role

We are looking to appoint an outstanding and inspirational Teacher of English.

This post will be Maternity Cover in the first instance, with a view to becoming a permanent position.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

• Be fully qualified to teach through the secondary range for Key Stages 3 & 4

• Demonstrate an enthusiasm for the subject which will inspire student progress

• Demonstrate a capacity to design materials that are differentiated and will engage students in the learning process

• Experience of IT and a willingness to use it to plan and teach lessons

(The full details can be found in the attached Job Outline and Person Specification).

We're looking for you if you have:

• Qualified Teacher Status

• Teaching within the subject area in Key Stages 3 and 4

• Ability to plan and teach effectively using a variety of strategies

• Excellent interpersonal skills with both adults and children

Why work for The Sigma Trust, St Helena School? 

We can offer you:

• A Competitive Salary

• Robust school CPD training programme that enables you to flourish 

• Opportunities to work with colleagues across the Trust to share resources, ideas and build collaborative relationships

• Employee Benefits: Employee Assistance Programme, Pension Scheme

Additional Information:

For additional information about the Trust and this school, please visit our website www.sigmatrust.org.uk

To Apply

To apply for this post, please complete an application form, available from The Sigma Trust/this website and return it to recruitment@sigmatrust.org.uk quoting reference number 154.  Please read the Notes for Applicants document attached.

Closing date:  Midnight, Tuesday 29th September 2019. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an Enhanced Disclosure via the Disclosure and Barring Service.

More about St Helena School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Sheepen Road, Colchester, Essex, CO3 3LE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1206 572253
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My name is Fiona Pierson and I am privileged to be the Headteacher of St Helena School, On behalf of the staff and the Trust I would like to thank you for your interest in our school.

My team and I are united in our belief that education matters and ...