English Teacher

Enfield Primary Education
Enfield Town, London
10 Jun 2017
10 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
English Teacher
Full Time
Permanent Position
Starting In September 17
4 Days - Temporary basis for 1 year

We are currently looking for a English Teacher to join an outstanding girls school in Enfield Borough near to the Enfield Town train station. This school has been nationally recognised for its exceptional 2015 performance by the Schools, Students and Teachers network (SSAT) and part of the GOLD CLUB 2014-2015

We are offering a great and exciting role at this great performing girls school in the Enfield Borough. 

The school is a great performing girls catholic girls school with a great academic achievement and positive ethos.

The team are very dedicated team of staff and governors work and they hard to maintain the high expectations and pastoral support that lead to the best possible standards.

The school covers from key stage 3 up to sixth form.

There are 10 in the department and the department are performing to an outstanding level. You will be require to plan, prepare and assess the following key stages:


At KS3, students are encouraged to further develop the reading, writing and speaking and listening skills they have begun to develop at Primary school. Students are encouraged to use a greater variety of language for effect in their writing, and to use PEEL when critically exploring and analysing a text. Each year, students study a novel, poetry, a playscript, non-fiction texts and learn to write and speak in differing contexts to a variety of audiences and purposes. Furthermore, during students lower down the school at KS3 have one English lesson per week using the Lexia computer program to develop their skills of reading and spelling.


At KS4, students are encouraged to further improve the skills learnt at KS3, linking detailed, critical analysis of texts studied (such as Shakespeare, relationship poetry and Of Mice and Men) to the contexts in which the text was set or written. Students follow the AQA examination board for GCSEs in English Language and English Literature, with some students additionally following the Cambridge iGCSE English Language course. The AQA courses are assessed through internally assessed controlled assessment and three terminal exams. Students who additionally follow the iGCSE course also complete three coursework assessments, one speaking and listening assessment and a further terminal examination.


At KS5, students can opt to follow the AQA English Literature A Level, which covers a range of different texts from different times, focused on topics such as the Gothic. This course is assessed through internally assessed coursework and terminal examination.

The ideal candidate:

Have QTS or NQT
Excellent communication and differentiation of learning
Able to follow the schemes of work
Able to strive for the best
Experience teaching English following the UK curriculum 
Able to start work on 1st September 2017

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