Teacher of English - Greenwich

Greenwich, London
Date Posted:23 Apr 2021
  1. English
  1. Permanent

Teacher of English - Greenwich

Greenwich, London

Teacher of English - Greenwich


Full-time, permanent

Start September 2021

Are you an enthusiastic and dynamic Teacher of English?

Do you believe that there are no limits to student achievement?

If so, why not consider joining this 11-18 academy situated in the heart of Greenwich. From September 2021 Tradewind Recruitment are seeking an outstanding and inspirational Teacher of English who has proven experience of success and is ready to join a highly motivated English Faculty in a permanent basis. A TLR allowance is available for an exceptional Teacher of English or someone with suitable experience looking to take on additional leadership responsibility.

Here are some of the school's recent highlights:

  • 2019 - OFSTED Good with an outstanding sixth form.
  • 2019 - Sixth form progress in the top 25% of schools nationally.
  • 202 - 86% of students achieved grades 9-4 in both GCSE English and Maths and ALPS 2 progress in the sixth form.

Who we're looking for:

​​​​​​​The successful candidate will have the ability to deliver quality teaching that drives achievement and inspires a love of learning. You will be able to demonstrate experience of achieving positive outcomes for pupils, as well as being passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people.

To be successful in this role you will:

  • Be a Teacher of English with excellent knowledge of the curriculum.
  • Have QTS status or equivalent teaching qualification.
  • Possess the ability to teach to GCSE standard. The ability to deliver to A-level is highly desirable but not essential.
  • Have experience of sustained delivery of outstanding attainment and achievement.
  • Have experience of innovation and creativity to engage, enthuse and progress learners.
  • This position is subject to an Enhanced DBS disclosure, Overseas Police Clearance (if applicable) and professional reference checks.
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and any employment breaks must be explained.
  • You must have the legal right to work in the UK.

If you would like further information on this role, please contact David at Tradewind on 0207 845 5450 or email David.durham@twrecruitment.com

  • As a Sunday Times Top 100 employer, we're committed to putting candidates & staff first
  • We employ the best in the business to provide an exceptional service to our candidates
  • Top rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request)
  • More free CPD courses than any other education recruiter
  • Awarded REC Audited Education Gold Standard status and we're proudly an Equal Opportunities Employer

Tradewind Recruitment is a Sunday Times Top 100 employer - stopping at nothing to ensure our candidates and employees come first. We have the very best people 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, to ensure we have a thorough understanding of your career goals and work hard on your behalf to secure you positions with great rates of pay (all rates are typically inclusive of holiday pay, however we will happily accrue this upon request) and plenty of development opportunities. We have more certified CPD courses than any other education recruitment agency, a brilliant referral bonus, full interview preparation, help with lesson planning, online Portal for your timesheets and log your availability and plenty more benefits by registering with Tradewind. Because our people matter most.

We specialise in matching teachers and support staff with their dream job, and help primary, secondary and SEN schools recruit for a wide range of roles across our 12 offices in the UK.

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

4 years
in a row!

We are proud to be listed in the Sunday Times Top 100 Companies to Work For, for the 4th year running!

We're proud to be a small part in the biggest challenge, educating the next generation.