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Job details
Employer Langdon Park Community School
Location Tower Hamlets
Salary MPS (Inner London Allowance)
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent Suitable for NQTs
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts September 2017

We are seeking a creative, dynamic and forward thinking teacher to join a team of subject specialists in an oversubscribed and successful school. You will want to make a real difference to young people’s futures, have strong subject knowledge and be passionate about teaching and learning. 

You will be responsible for planning and delivering high quality engaging lessons that ensure the progression of all students. We are looking for someone who can inspire a love of English Language and Literature alongside a love of learning, in general. Our highly successful department achieved 90% A*-C in English in Yr11 and at A level English Literature achieved an ALPS grade 1. You will be familiar with the changes to the KS4 Curriculum and have successful experience of teaching all key stages.

We are looking for a teacher who:

  • can spotlight and model highly effective classroom practice 
  • has demonstrated a dedication to curriculum development 
  • seeks to make an impact in improving the achievement of all students

OFSTED said of Langdon Park School in 2016 

  Pupils’ outcomes at GCSE   improved markedly last year and that trend continues. The proportion of   pupils gaining at least five GCSEs at grade A* to C, including English and   mathematics, was well above average and pupils’ progress is greatly improved.   

Leaders’ work to create a culture of ambition and   high aspiration is driving sustained improvements in the standard of   education. 

Teachers model leaders’ high expectations in   their work with pupils. Not only is this supporting pupils’ positive   attitudes to learning but it has helped to generate clear, well-rehearsed and   respected routines that underpin more effective learning. 

Langdon Park is committed to the safeguarding and welfare of children. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. A DBS enhanced disclosure that is satisfactory to us will be a condition of appointment.

Application packs can be requested by phone 0207 987 4811 X 202 or e-mail: (Sue Isaac – Head teacher’s P.A.) or

Deadline:   Monday 22nd May – 9.00am 

Interviews:  Thursday 25th May 2017


About the employer

Langdon Park School aims to serve its local community by providing the children we teach with the very best academic opportunities plus the confidence and personal skills they need to make the most of them.

We do this by working in partnership with o...

Information about Langdon Park Community School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary with sixth form
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Byron Street
E14 0RZ
United Kingdom
+44 20 7537 7282