English Trainee Teacher

An Ofsted graded good school in the London borough of Hillingdon is looking for an English Trainee Teacher to join their successful team and secure Qualified Teacher Status with their support. This is a long-term-to-permanent appointment to commence in January 2021, although an earlier start could be arranged for the right English Trainee Teacher.

-English Trainee Teacher role – QTS Awarded

-London borough of Hillingdon

-October 2020 or January 2021 start

-Good student behaviour

-London weighting – Salary upwards of £21004

-One of the most media-focused schools in the country

In recent years, the school has received widespread recognition in local and national media for their achievements and for their focus on developing students potential in media and broadcasting. This is an excellent opportunity for an English graduate looking to work in a good London school where students explore their creativity in a technologically-charged field. Any graduates with a degree in English but experiences in or a passion for media, will relish the opportunity to train here.

The Ofsted report acknowledges the committed team of leaders and management within the school that “have taken effective action to improve pupils’ progress. The quality of teaching, learning and assessment is also improving. These improvements have contributed to pupils in key stage 4 making greater progress than in the past.”

The successful English Trainee Teacher will be based in a high-performing department which welcomes innovation and new ideas, as well as helping students refine their craft as journalists and media enthusiasts. With access to the best resources, including facilities for broadcasting, and through the exceptional support offered at the school, an English Trainee Teacher working here will be able to excel in their career. As a trainee working towards QTS, you will have your own timetabled classes in which you yourself will take on the responsibility of teaching and supporting your own cohort of learners. This will include teaching English across various key stages and years, with mixed ability.

In order to apply for this role, you will need to meet a few minimum requirements including:

-Bachelor of Honours in an English subject area (2.2 or above)

-GCSE C or above in English and Maths

-A keen interest in media and journalism will be looked upon with favour

-Right-to-work in the UK full-time

-A passion for teaching (experience not required but is preferred)

Whether you’re a newly-graduated individual looking for an excellent programme to secure your QTS or an experienced school worker looking to do more with your degree and progress in your career – apply now!

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