Teacher of English

Closing Date: 23 February 2024 Telephone: 01635 204712
Email: recruitment@downehouse.net
Salary: Competitive - Downe House salary scale dependent on experience
Employment Term: Full TimePart TimePermanent

Full or part time
For September 2024

As a traditional girls’ boarding school with a modern twist, we offer an enriching, caring and creative environment, where every girl is challenged and supported in equal measure.

We are looking for an enthusiastic and motivated full time Teacher to join our innovative and thriving English Department. The successful candidate will be able to share in the teaching of the English curriculum up to and including GCSE and A-Level.

This position is suitable for an ECT or a more experienced teacher. You will be an excellent classroom practitioner, who will bring passion and enthusiasm for the subject. You will have a clear desire to ensure high standards of pupil progression and attainment and provide stimulating learning opportunities. We welcome applications from both the independent and state sector.

We recognise that our wonderful staff are key to our success, and we offer a supportive working environment, with competitive terms and conditions and a wide range of opportunities for continuous professional development. We provide an excellent induction programme for all new staff as well as a Pension Scheme, meals on duty and excellent working conditions.

We are also a Microsoft Showcase School where your information technology skills will be developed, and you will be provided with a Microsoft Surface.

Applications should be made via our website portal and must be received by 9am on Friday 23 February 2024. Please apply as soon as possible as applications will be considered upon receipt. We reserve the right to interview/appoint before the closing date.

For further details click HERE or alternatively call 01635 204712 or email recruitment@downehouse.net

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and any offer of employment is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Check (DBS), satisfactory references, and social media checks.

At Downe House we promote equality of opportunity for all pupils and staff, both current and prospective, and we actively support an environment and culture that values diversity and inclusion.