Teacher of English
- Job reference: SE00018
- Location: Gravesend
- Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum
- Job type: Permanent
- Sector: Secondary School
- Date posted: 26/06/2012
Tracy Wisdom - 01622 693 545
Northfleet School for Girls is a highly successful and ambitious 11-18 school. Recently rebuilt, the Learning Trust offering an exciting opportunity to teach in a collegiate atmosphere where their motto is "Always Learning, Learning All Ways" applies to everyone. Situated within easy reach of London and Ebbsfleet, the school has a strong sense of community and a belief in the values of self and social responsibility.
Overall Purpose of Post
English is a vital way of communicating in school, in public life and internationally. Literature in English is rich and influential, reflecting the experience of people from many countries and times.
Responsibilities & Accountabilities
In studying English, pupils develop skills in speaking, listening, reading and writing. It enables them to express themselves creatively and imaginatively and to communicate with others effectively. The study of English helps pupils understand how language works by looking at its patterns, structures and origins. Using this knowledge, pupils can choose and adapt what they say and write in different situations. As a Teacher of English (to A-Level) you will be part of the Communication & Culture Domain - a cluster of subjects made up of English, MFL, History, RE and Citizenship.
Knowledge - Essential/Desirable
- Knowledge and understanding of subject area (English) - Principles and practices of effective learning and teaching - Preparation of schemes of work and lessons - Principles and practices of monitoring, assessment and evaluation - An ability to lead both students and colleagues in your specialist skills areas - A good role model for behaviours and attitudes - A sense of humour - Strong behavioural management
Qualifications - Essential/Desirable
- Must hold QTS (Qualified Teacher Status) or studying towards a PGCE/GTP (NQT)
Skills - Essential/Desirable
Sorry, this job is no longer avialable.