English Teacher

Permanent full-time job recruited via Veritas (London, UK)
Job Reference English teacher_1573840849
Closing date December 16, 2019
Location Surrey, UK
Type Full-Time
Status Permanent
Contact Roscoe Price Moor
+64 273124286

About this job

English Teacher | Secondary School | Croydon| Start January 2020| NQT Support offered

  • Qualified English Teacher - KS3-KS4 (KS5 Optional)
  • Croydon
  • Full-time Role
  • Support for NQT'S
  • Main/Upper Pay Scale
  • Modern updated school
  • Person Specification

    English Specialist required!

    This Secondary school is looking for a specialist English Teacher to join them in January

    Everyone who works in the school shares a passionate belief in the importance of the work they do in taking responsibility for the education of young people. They ensure that all their pupils have the opportunity to succeed by delivering high quality teaching and sound pastoral care. The curriculum they provide has been designed to ensure that pupils leave us with academic and vocational success and a clear pathway for their future. They also recognise and encourage each pupil's different abilities, aptitudes and interests.

    You will need to combine your professional experience and skills to teach a varied and stimulating curriculum to key stage 3,4 and 5. Responsible for ensuring the effective teaching and learning of these pupils, you will need to be confident in planning preparing and assessing pupils' work as well as able to work as part of the teaching team.

    You will need to have experience of teaching English to native English speakers at a UK school. If you only have experience of teaching English as a foreign language, this is not the right type of experience. You will need to demonstrate knowledge of UK curriculum and be able to be involved in accurate predictions of grades for GCSE and ensuring that these are suprpassed.

    What you'll need to succeed,

    Have a flexible teaching approach

    Excellent subject knowledge

    Be reliable with a confident and motivation attitude

    Have strong planning and general teaching skills

    Excellent behaviour management techniques

    An enthusiastic for the educational and personal development of pupils

    Have the ability to build good rapport with pupils and colleagues

    Please send your updated cv


  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview
  • Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


    'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'