English teachers

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Tipo de emprego: Contrato

Calling all English teachers in/ around SW London and any who might consider moving to the area for September 2021 (possibly sooner)…

Tradewind Recruitment is currently looking for 2 dynamic, ambitious and dedicated teachers of KS3- KS4 English to join an oversubscribed, large co-educational school in Merton. These are full time, long-term posts replacing permanent teachers.

The salary will be to scale (Inner London scale + possible TLR) dependant on your experience and suitability.

We are looking for:

An English specialist who can teach KS3-4 and who has recent UK classroom experience teaching at this level. Candidates with A level teaching experience will have an advantage.
A committed practitioner, who will want to attain the highest standards in teaching and learning throughout their role.
A collaborative and driven individual who will support and lead on the delivery of the subject through inventive approaches including curriculum design and the use of ICT .
Someone who would be available for the foreseeable future and interested in a permanent position.

The role:

Teaching mostly KS3-4 English (with some AQA Level teaching)


The school is not far from Wimbledon and is easily accessible by Rail and by car (parking on site) Our


A co-educational comprehensive school which educates around 2500 students aged 11 to 19. It is located in the SW London Borough of Merton.

Staff at this school are described as passionate and relentless about their students' learning & achievement.

What OFSTED says:

The school was judged as 'Good' in all categories and the inspection showed that they are effective in meeting the needs of all students whilst supporting them to achieve well and make good progress. Leadership and management is graded as good and governance is strong, supporting and challenging their drive for improvement. Teaching is good and teachers have good knowledge of each student's learning and progress. Behaviour in lessons and around the school is also good; students are courteous and polite, ensuring the school is a peaceful and harmonious community.

The Sixth Form retained its good grading by continuing to promote good learning and achievement, whilst raising self-esteem and promoting high aspirations.

As an English teacher, you will have the support of a cohesive and committed team of teachers who work collaboratively to maintain high standards and expectations, plus:

New, well equipped classrooms and access to new technologies.
A comprehensive induction package and a wide range of CPD opportunities for all staff.
Every teacher will get their own new laptop to help plan, prepare and deliver 'outstanding' lessons. By registering with Tradewind, we can offer you:
Top rates of pay
25 CPD courses
Great referral scheme - recommend a friend and earn up to *£200
Full interview preparation and assistance
Help with lesson planning
Online Portal for timesheets and availability updates
Free social and networking events to get to know your peers and consultants

To join us and be successful in this English Teacher role, you will need to:

Hold QTS status or overseas equivalent.
Have an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
Updated CV
Have the legal right to work in the UK.

Click 'Apply now' to be considered for this great position as an English teacher in Merton.

For more information about the role, please contact the Tradewind Secondary Team on (phone number removed).

We look forward to hearing from you and helping with the next step

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