Teacher of English (with the possibility of a TLR for an experienced candidate), Hertfordshire

Closing date:Expiring soon

The John Henry Newman Catholic SchoolHertfordshire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS1-UPS3
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

‘We were immediately struck by the many smiling faces of pupils, who enjoy coming to school…. Pupils display a real pride in their school. They talk enthusiastically about their strong relationships with staff and the sense of community where everyone goes out of their way to be friendly and make you feel welcome.’  Ofsted May 2018

The John Henry Newman Catholic School sees the quality of interpersonal relationships as the most significant factor in the provision of an outstanding education.   The School strives to create the most conducive learning environment which results in our students fulfilling their potential and going out to change the world. 

In 2017/18 the students achieved:

87% GCSE English and Maths at 9-4

37% of all GCSE grades achieved were 9-7

59% A Level at A*, A and B 

The raising of £50,000 for charity

Our successful school is expanding and an opportunity has arisen for a Teacher of English to join our very strong English department from September 2019.  You will be creative, dedicated and able to teach across all key stages.  Energy, enthusiasm and the desire to inspire a love of English will shine through.  You will be contributing to the work of a cohesive, innovative and professional team of specialists. 

In addition, the post-holder will have every opportunity to progress due to the school’s highly developed and personalised approach to training and professional development.  This position is suitable for NQTs and experienced teachers.

Information giving more details about our school, the post and our English Department is provided in the information pack attached.

Our School Prospectus can be accessed through our website: www.jhn.herts.sch.uk

The John Henry Newman School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Applicants must be willing to undergo child protection screening including checks with past employers, the DBS and a ‘prohibition from teaching’ check.

The John Henry Newman Catholic School, Hitchin Road, Stevenage Hertfordshire  SG1 4AE

More about The John Henry Newman Catholic School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Hitchin Road, Stevenage, Hertfordshire, SG1 4AE, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1438 314643
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The John Henry Newman Catholic School is a mixed, comprehensive, Roman Catholic secondary school with sixth form situated in Stevenage, Hertfordshire. It gained academy status in March 2012 and is supported by The Diocese of Westminster Academy Trust...