Teacher of English or Head of Department

Location: Camden
Job Type: Contract
Industry: Secondary
Reference: PE11346769
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum
Job Published: 19 days ago
Are you looking for your next opportunity in Central London and want to make a difference in a supportive working environment? Suitable opportunity exists for a candidate with leadership experience or wanting to progress in positive and experienced department. If this is you - we want to hear from you!

About the School:
• Protocol are working closely with a small 2 form school located in Camden
• The school has small class sizes with excellent facilities
• The school performs above the Local Authority averages and well above the national averages with a high proportion entering English Literature and English Language courses
• The school has a strong emphasis on developing critical thinking skills, providing a secure and nurturing environment and providing a curriculum well matched to each individual.
• There is a higher than national average proportion of students with SEND Supports in place

About the role:
As a English Teacher or Leader of English, we aim to:
• Link you with suitable roles working across Key Stages 3 to 5
• Work within your parameters
• Be transparent with you in expectations about availability and details of any assignment
• Support you with providing opportunities to CPD (such as Safeguarding courses)
• Maintain contact and making sure that you are supported fully to reach your potential as a new graduate or established teacher(if applicable)

About you:
As a successful candidate, you should be able to:
• Demonstrate a proven track record of good teaching - showing passion towards effective attainment and intervention with students, especially in GCSE and A-Levels
• Articulate and demonstrate how they are an effective leader within the school environment, working closely with others to raise standards and make a significant difference to student's academic lives
• Show a steady career or study history with ability to supply a minimum of 2 recent references covering the last 3 years. Strong references are necessary for this role.
• Show, or be willing to commit to leading others less experienced, mentoring and line managing teachers to reach school led objectives
• Contribute to the wider school community, working closely with partners and outside organisations to provide effective intervention within the school environment

What we offer:
• Dedicated consultant working on your behalf
• Access to Safeguarding professional development - with over 50 online courses available to Diploma and Certificate level
• Competitive rates
• Representing and trusted by more than 4000 clients across the UK - being preferred suppliers to schools
• We've assisted over 10,000 candidates being gainfully employed
• Protocol Education has received REC status, won ISO 9001 Customer Service awards and Investors in People accreditation


All applicants will require the appropriate qualifications and training for this role. Please see protocol-education.com/FAQs for further details.


All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay. This advert is for a temporary position. In some cases, the option to make this role permanent may become available at a later date.


Protocol Education is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. We undertake safeguarding checks on all workers in accordance with the DfE statutory guidance ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’. We also offer FREE online safeguarding and Prevent Duty training to all our workers, if your certificates are not within the last 12 months.  All candidates must undertake or have undertaken a valid enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and subscribe to the DBS Update Service.

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