Teacher of English, Oxted, Surrey

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Oxted SchoolOxted, Surrey

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Start date: To start April or September 2019
Contract type: Part Time / Full Time
Salary: £24,018 - £39,725 pa, plus excellent CPD Opportunities and a Recruitment and Retention Allowance
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Oxted School are currently offering teaching staff a recruitment allowance of £2,800pa* for the first year and a further retention payment for the second year.  This allowance is available to experienced teaching staff and those looking to return to teaching and, is based on a two year commitment to join us and progress your career, as opportunities arise within The Howard Partnership Trust (*subject to terms and conditions) Please note that the amount payable will be pro-rated for part-time appointment.

We have an exciting opportunity for a hardworking, energetic and innovative Teacher of English to join our English Faculty at Oxted School. We are looking for an inspirational teacher who is committed to bringing out the best in every student.

Since September 2013 Oxted School has benefitted from working closely with The Howard Partnership Trust (THPT) and in September 2015 this was formalised as Oxted became an Academy and joined THPT.  This has already enabled Oxted to accelerate its school improvement journey and realise its aim of ‘Bringing out the Best’ in all our students.

Oxted School's attainment record is securely good and at KS4 the school has been on a journey of improvement over the last three years.  

We offer an outstanding professional development programme, a successful, supportive and highly strategic Senior Leadership Team and an opportunity to be part of a dynamic and developing organisation.

Benefits include:

·        KAARP Discount Benefits

·        Computer Scheme

·        Cycle to Work Scheme

·        Sainsbury’s Loyalty Discount

·        Teacher Pension Scheme.

NQT's are welcome to apply – we offer an excellent NQT programme and development opportunities along with a ‘NQT Welcome Bonus’.

You are welcome to request a tour of the school.

Interviews may be held prior to the closing date by mutual agreement.

In association with the Department of Education we are offering a “Return to Teaching” programme, to find out more please contact Charlotte Nicholls, Assistant Headteacher at cnicholls@oxtedschool.co.uk


Employment is subject to a satisfactory enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). 

The Howard Partnership Trust is school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Oxted School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Bluehouse Lane, Oxted, Surrey, RH8 0AB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1883 712425
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