English Teahcer

Location: Northallerton  |  North Yorkshire  |  England
Sector: Resourcing
Consultant: Oliver Dunlop
Job Reference: OD36084
Salary: £30000 - £35000
Job Status: Permanent / Full Time

Seven Education is looking for an English Teacher to work as a Permanent member of staff within an established and popular high school in Bedford.

The role:

You will be expected to deliver well-organised and engaging English lessons consistently across KS3-KS4, and to have the capacity to deliver English at A Level in the future. The successful candidate will also be expected to provide excellent pastoral care to all students.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and deliver lessons to KS3-KS4 pupils.
  • Mark work, give appropriate feedback and maintain records of pupils’ progress and development.
  • Research new topic areas, maintaining up-to-date subject knowledge, and devise and write new curriculum materials.
  • Select and use a range of different learning resources and equipment, including podcasts and interactive whiteboards.
  • Prepare pupils for qualifications and external examinations.
  • Manage pupil behaviour in the classroom and on school premises, and apply appropriate and effective measures in cases of misbehaviour.
  • Undertake pastoral duties, such as taking on the role of form tutor, and supporting pupils on an individual basis through academic or personal difficulties.
  • Communicate with parents and carers over pupils’ progress and participate in departmental meetings, parents’ evenings and whole-school training events.
  • Liaise with other professionals, such as learning mentors, careers advisers, educational psychologists and education welfare officers.
  • Supervise and support the work of teaching assistants, trainee teachers and newly qualified teachers (nqts).

Applicant Requirements:

  • Qualifications: University Degree at grade 2:2 or above.
  • Experience: 1+ year of post-graduate experience as a Teacher in the UK.
  • Compliance: Proof of ability to work and live in the UK. QTS gained from an ITT programme.
  • Travel: Clean UK driving license with the ability to commute to and from work independently.
  • Hours: 37.5 hours p/w.