Teacher of English, Southampton

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King Edward VI SchoolSouthampton

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Salary above SNS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes



HMC Co-educational 950 pupils: 222 in the Sixth Form

Teacher of English

Required for September 2018

A well-qualified and enthusiastic graduate specialist is required full time to teach English as part of a strong and successful department at King Edward VI School. The successful candidate will be expected to contribute to the teaching of English throughout the full age-range. A willingness to contribute to the School’s wide range of co-curricular activities is expected, particularly in contributing to trips and productions. 

The post would be equally suitable for an experienced teacher or someone seeking a first appointment. The School encourages applications from good graduates for entry into our bespoke ITT programme leading to Qualified Teacher Status. The training is fully supported, accredited by a leading University and includes a competitive salary.

The School uses 1-1 technology to enhance teaching and learning.

Our competitive benefits package includes a salary above SNS, the Teachers’ Pension Scheme, Health Cash Plan scheme and a reduction in school fees.

Further details and application forms are available from our website: https://intranet.kes.hants.sch.uk/jobs/teaching-vacancies/teacher-of-english or contact 

Sarah Longman, HR Assistant by email: hr@kes.hants.sch.uk or Tel: 02380 704561.

Closing date: 12 noon on Friday, 16 March 2018. 

Interviews to be held w/c 19 March 2018. 

CV's are not an acceptable alternative. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children; applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with the Disclosure & Barring Service and past employers.


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More about King Edward VI School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Wilton Road, Southampton, Hampshire, SO15 5UQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 23 8070 4561
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King Edward VI School is a leading HMC Independent day school for children aged 11 – 18. King Edward’s is a school with a long and distinguished history and it has been at the heart of Southampton for over 460 years. The School has occupied 4 differe...