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Teacher of English - Maternity Cover

Gordon's SchoolNear Woking in Surrey

Teacher of English - Maternity Cover

Competitive Salary

Required April 2021 - for one term, full or part time considered.

Possible single accommodation available
Possible TLRs
Outstanding NQT Programme

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GORDON’S SCHOOL

West End, Woking, Surrey, GU24 9PT

Tel:  01276 858084

Head Teacher:   Mr Andrew Moss

Head Teacher's PA:  Mrs Jacqui George
Email:   jgeorge@gordons.school

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This is an exciting opportunity to teach GCSE and A Level English at one of the most successful schools in England.

We seek an enthusiastic graduate. High energy levels and good inter-personal skills will be essential. There are potential TLR opportunities for a suitably experienced colleague. The position is also suitable for a NQT.

You must be eligible to work in the UK to apply, we are not registered to sponsor work permits.

Set in a beautiful 50-acre Surrey site, the School enjoys excellent facilities and an aspirational learning environment. Recognised by HM Chief Inspector of Schools as one of England’s finest non-selective schools, Gordon’s has circa 900 students including 270 residential boarders and a thriving sixth form.

Massively over-subscribed, Gordon’s size ensures that every pupil is well known and nurtured as an individual. The School has a very strong emphasis on academic standards, self-discipline and traditional values and aims to be much more than just outstanding examination results, providing abundant opportunities outside the classroom and exceptional pastoral care.

We offer:

Attractive and spacious campus, within easy reach of London & M3/M4,
Well-resourced facilities,
Complimentary lunch,
A shorter academic year than most schools,
Free access to the on-site fitness centre,
Generous support for professional development,
Outstanding staff: professional, supportive and committed,
Exceptional students,
Possible single accommodation.

In 2020, the percentage of students achieving five or more GCSE grades A* to C, including English and mathematics, was 87%. The A*-C pass rate at A-Level was 97%, with 87% of the grades A* to B. These results rank Gordon's amongst the top non-selective schools in England for progress and attainment.

Massively over-subscribed, Gordon’s size ensures that every pupil is well known and nurtured as an individual. The School has a very strong emphasis on academic standards, self-discipline and traditional values and aims to be much more than just outstanding examination results, providing abundant opportunities outside the classroom and exceptional pastoral care.

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For further details visit the vacancies page on our website

Closing date for applications:  Wednesday 3rd March at 10am
Interviews:  w/c 8th March

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“Gordon’s is an outstanding school in every respect.”  OFSTED

Gordon’s is a Boarding and Day School and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children - applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate screening including a DBS check

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