English Teacher - Surrey

Date Posted:25 Apr 2019

English Teacher - Surrey

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The right person for this role will demonstrate passion for the English language both inside and outside of the classroom. Our students love English and we want someone that will further fuel the fires of their passions for this subject. Our students deserve the widest and most varied cultural experiences. The ability to teach Media studies will strengthen any application.

The school has made excellent strides in recent years and are now considered a national 'High performing School'. Now judged Good by Ofsted with a number of outstanding features including their Leadership. They hope to become an 'Outstanding' school in the next two years. This means they'll continue a rigorous focus on standards, a forensic approach to outcomes and of course a holistic understanding of the needs of every child at the school.

When joining, you will join a culture where we keep striving to be better each and every day. The school will support your career development through internal CPD programs, mentoring, coaching and through a range of external programs including Masters in Education or Middle and Senior Leadership development programs. NQTs will be very well supported and developed through the teaching school program.
Rest assured each day here the highest of learning and teaching practice will be expected but you will supported and given time so that you can deliver a Great experience to each of your students.

Ideal candidate will:

* Be a passionate English teacher who inspires and engages within the classroom. Equally, you will provide a wide range of opportunities outside of the classroom
* Have a positive impact on student's progress and the impact on their colleagues to do the same.
* Possess a strong desire to grow an excellent department in which all are valued and play a key role in raising standards.
* Have demonstrable evidence of raising attainment and developing excellence at class or department level.
* Be passionate about developing their own practice and the teaching and learning practice of others
* Communicates effectively to staff, students and parents

You can expect:
* Students who love English and want to do well in it.
* Access to high quality CPD and research opportunities including Masters, Middle Leadership mentoring and more
* A hugely supportive leadership team
* The chance to work in a rapidly improving school and the opportunity to make a real difference

The School is a co-educational 11-19 comprehensive community school located in the Borough of Kingston and has excellent transport links to central London.
Achievement at the school has risen consistently for the last 5 years and continues to improve.

Students have the benefit of learning and developing in a diverse environment of students of both genders, different abilities, cultures and interests. Students, of all abilities, are expected to reach their full potential.
The school has a superb fully equipped brand new building, having been completely rebuilt and includes a modern theatre, dance studio, sports hall, climbing wall and outdoor sports pitches.

In addition to outstanding academic achievement, the school develop confident and healthy members of the community. Their extensive community provision teaches students that learning and wider personal development continue throughout adult life.

To apply for this amazing role please email across your CV to kangaroo@twrecruitment.com or call us at 1800 005 321

Tradewind Recruitment specialises in transitioning overseas teachers to the UK whilst offering an outstanding set of benefits and a strong support network on arrival to the UK. We have a total of 11 offices throughout the UK each of which work with Primary, Secondary and SEN schools providing them with teachers and support staff.

Our unrivalled benefits include:
*We offer top rates of pay and more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency
*Generous relocation packages including flight reimbursements, help setting up a bank in the UK and Visa assistance.
*Great referral bonus for each teacher or support staff member you recommend!
*A dedicated Australian and UK consultant to support you with your transition, interview prep and help you by recommending accommodation and advice.
*Regular, fun and inclusive social events to get to know your peers and consultants.
*Help with lesson planning and interview preparation - our support doesn't stop once we've secured you a placement!
*Easy to use online portal to log your timesheets and availability.

To work in the UK, you must:
*Be eligible to gain UK employment status (Youth Mobility Visa, Ancestry Visa, EU or British Passport - check out https://www.gov.uk/apply-uk-visa).
*Have relevant teaching qualifications for working in UK schools and all candidates are subject to an enhanced DBS police check.

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates, clients and employees come first. At Tradewind, we have the very best people available to take your call and look after you every step of the way. We pride ourselves on exceptional service and take the time to really get to know you. Put simply; we listen, we learn, we deliver. Why? Because our people matter most.

Awarded REC Audited Education gold standard - Tradewind Recruitment are committed to Safeguarding and are also a proud Equal Opportunities Employer.

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