Job Description

Required for September 2017

Chelmsford County High School for Girls is one of the most successful girls’ selective schools in the country.  This is, therefore, an ideal opportunity for a well-qualified teacher of English to gain experience teaching some of the most motivated and able students in the county.

The successful applicant will join a thriving and dynamic department, enjoy working with outstanding students, and be part of a collaborative team.  We are seeking to appoint a professional who has a passion for English, the ability to drive students to great success, and the willingness to contribute to the wider life of the school are required.

We also offer an English Graduate the opportunity to train with us under the tes institute scheme which the School is familiar with implementing. It is a great opportunity to be paid as you train.

Our English teaching is of a very high standard, as demonstrated by excellent examination outcomes at both GCSE and Advanced level. We deliver the AQA (9-1) specifications for GCSE English Language and English Literature and the AQA course at Advanced level. The successful candidate will have proven subject knowledge and the ability to inspire our students.  There is a strong record of students going on to read English at university.

Completed applications to be emailed to: Mrs Hazel Bates hbates@cchs.essex.sch.uk

For graduates interested in training with us, a letter of application, as well as a CV will also be relevant.

Interview date:                              To be advised

The Governing Body is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share in this commitment.  The post is subject to an enhanced DBS Clearance.