Teacher of English, Wigan

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Bedford High SchoolWigan
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Qualified Teachers Pay Spine
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are seeking to appoint a talented and highly motivated teacher with energy and drive.

This post would suit an experienced colleague or an NQT.

This is an opportunity for you to join a school which is highly successful and popular and continues to improve. We gained a judgement of ‘Good’ in our last inspection and the school maintains strong examination performance at Key Stage 4. 

In return we offer you a committed staff and student body as well as dedicated, professional, hard-working Governors; your teaching will be well supported. We offer a positive school culture, opportunities for further professional development and strong support from the Senior Leadership Team.

If you feel you have the necessary skills, qualities to undertake this role, we would be delighted to receive your application. Please complete the application form in full (we do not accept CVs) and attach a letter of no more than 2 sides of A4 which should be accurately written and presented in an organised way which captures the reader with its relevance.

Please return completed application forms to recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk or by post to Mrs Claire Taylor, HR Facilities & Communications Manager at the school’s address above.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email of the interview arrangements. Please ensure your correct email address is provided on your application form. Unfortunately, we are unable to notify candidates individually if they have been unsuccessful with their application.

To view the documents relating to this position and to access the application form, please click the link below:


If you require any further information, please contact the school on 01942 486386, email recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk or visit www.bedfordhighschool.co.uk.

Closing date: Friday 26 April 2019, noon.

Interview date: To be confirmed

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More about Bedford High School
Address: Manchester Road, Leigh, Wigan, Lancashire, WN7 2LU, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1942 486 386