Job description

Great Opportunity for English Teachers in Bournemouth!


Position: English Teacher
Location: Bournemouth
Salary: 
£30,000 - £46,525 (MPS/UPS)
Start Date: September 2024
Job Type: Part/Full Time

Are you an enthusiastic about English literature & language and passionate about teaching?

GSL Education are currently looking for an energetic English Teacher to join a local secondary school based in Bournemouth.

About the School:

The school believes in creating an engaging and supportive learning environment where students can thrive academically and creatively. It offers a nurturing environment committed to academic excellence and personal growth. They provide good facilities. Their curriculum emphasises holistic education, complemented by a rich array of extracurricular activities to foster well-rounded development. With a focus on individualised attention and a supportive community, they aim to inspire the students to achieve their fullest potential academically and socially.

About the Role:

As an English teacher, you'll have the opportunity to design innovative lesson plans, explore classic and contemporary texts, and guide students in honing their critical thinking and communication skills. You will play a crucial role in fostering a positive and engaging learning environment. The ideal candidate is not only well-versed in the subject matter but also enthusiastic about making English literature and language studies accessible and enjoyable for students of varying abilities.


Key Responsibilities:

  1. Deliver engaging and comprehensive English lessons aligned with the school's curriculum standards, ensuring that students are well-prepared for assessments and future academic challenges.
  2. Implement differentiated teaching strategies to cater to diverse learning styles and abilities within the classroom, ensuring that each student has the opportunity to excel.
  3. Utilise innovative and interactive teaching methods, incorporating technology and real-world applications to make English literature and language studies relevant and captivating for students.
  4. Regularly assess student progress, providing constructive feedback to support their academic growth.
  5. Collaborate with colleagues to analyse assessment data and refine teaching practices.
  6. A positive and inclusive classroom environment that fosters a love for literature and language, promoting respectful behaviour among students.

Qualifications and Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree in English, or a related field; a master’s degree is a plus.
  • Teaching certification in English.
  • PGCE/QTS/QTLS
  • Proven experience teaching English at the secondary level is preferred, not mandatory.
  • Familiarity with and commitment to the principles of the school’s curriculum.

Skills:

  • Ability to create engaging and informative lesson plans.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong organisational and time-management skills.
  • Effective classroom management.
  • Problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Passion for teaching and inspiring students.

If you are ready to inspire and guide students on their literary journey, we invite you to apply for the position of English Teacher in Bournemouth. Please submit your CV now to be considered!

To work with GSL Education as an English Teacher, you should:

  • Have the right to work in the UK.
  • Have an up-to-date CV with two relevant references from within the last 2 years.
  • Have a DBS registered to the update service or be happy to apply for one with GSL Education

GSL Education offers:

  • Competitive pay rates.
  • Personalised service with dedicated Consultants for support.
  • Flexibility for work/life balance.
  • Commitment to quality and safeguarding.

Note: This role requires a strong understanding of safeguarding and child protection, and successful applicants must undergo background safer recruitment checks, including an enhanced DBS on the update service.

For more information or to apply, please contact Elliott Dawson (elliott.dawson@gsleducation.com) at GSL Education. To work with GSL Education as an English Teacher please visit www.gsleducation.com.