Teachers of English (2 posts)
January/February 2015 start
Minimum two terms contract
Tolworth Girls' School & Sixth Form is a thriving community school with a healthy and open attitude to progress and change. The school is at an exciting stage of development, with an increasing sixth form and new buildings planned. The community provides a purposeful learning environment for both students and staff, stressing the importance of creativity, independence, celebration and empathy.
This post offers an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and committed teacher to work within an innovative and successful English team. Our students are hard-working and have a really positive attitude to learning. We are seeking to appoint a highly motivated professional who has a real love for their subject and the capacity to use creative approaches in their teaching. An ability to teach English Literature or English Language and Literature at A level would be an advantage. An interest in teaching Media Studies would be desirable but not essential.
Our academic success speaks for itself; Tolworth students achieve high academic standards and make very good progress with above average results.
Our students thrive in a culture of achievement and success; we have high expectations, encouraging our students to be aspirational with their learning and to enjoy all aspects of school life. Our staff are dynamic, dedicated and committed to ensuring all of our student's achieve success; we attract and retain well qualified and enthusiastic teachers.
If you feel you have the drive, energy and ambition to contribute to the future development of our school and sixth form then we would very much welcome you application.
Applications are equally welcome from NQT's, who will benefit from a bespoke programme of professional development.
Please use the links below for further information and to download an application form. CV's submitted without an application form will not be considered.
Closing date for application is 12 noon Tuesday 2nd December 2014
Tolworth Girls' School is committed to, and actively promotes, equal opportunities for all its pupils and staff.This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake a DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service) check.