Vacancy for Teacher of English (Temp Position), immediate start

Veritas Education Recruitment Ltd
Preston, UK
29 Sep 2019
25 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Ref: 87945518897

Grade: M/UPS

Term: Full-time

Perm/Temp: Temporary

Required: ASAP

Closing Date: N/A

Location: Preston

Veritas Education Recruitment are amongst the fastest growing agencies in the Northwest and are currently working with numerous Secondary Schools spanning the breadth of Lancashire. 'Veritas' is Latin for truth and honesty and this is what shapes our ethos and makes us an attractive option for schools to work with. We offer a high quality service, and charge a fair rate. In addition we also ensure that our candidates receive the highest levels of customer service, at all times. We adopt a fully consultative approach by getting to know the requirements of our candidates in order to match you to the right role.

We are currently working in partnership with a High School on the outskirts of Preston, who are actively seeking a Teacher of English to start immediately, with an open end date (initially until half-term, possibly Christmas).

Our partner school is a large comprehensive mixed 11-18 High School & Sixth Form located north of Preston, Lancashire with around 1200 students on roll; it is a very popular option choice for families both local and further afield. Their exam results at GCSE and A-Level consistently place us in the top 25% of all schools in England and Wales. The Headteacher has a clear vision on where he wants to take the school and has recently implemented a number of changes and any staff going in will be welcomed warmly.

Essential Qualifications:
  • Qualified Teacher Status
  • A relevant honours degree

Essential Experience:
  • A minimum of 1 year teaching experience
  • Experience of teaching up to KS3/4
  • An in depth knowledge of the GCSE AQA Curriculum
  • Evidence of good classroom practice
  • Good understanding of engaging teaching methods
  • Ability to engage, enthuse & motivate students
  • Understanding of the use of assessment for Planning

This post is suitable for a Newly Qualified Teacher or Experienced Teacher and operates full salary portability. You must be able to provide recent reference and hold or be willing to apply for an Enhanced DBS Certificate & register this online on the update service.

To apply, please send an up to date copy of your CV directly to myself at . Alternatively, for a confidential chat, please call me on 01772 846610.

  • All applications are subject to an Enhanced DBS Disclosure, professional reference checks, Overseas Police Clearances (if applicable) in line with our stringent safeguarding policy
  • Your CV must cover the last 10 years of employment history where possible and all employment breaks must be explained
  • You must have legal right to work in the UK
  • You must be willing to attend a registration interview

Veritas Education work with a variety of schools covering a wide geographical area. We deal with teaching placements at Primary, Secondary and college level as well as support staff positions also within these.


'Nothing within the above advert was in any way designed or intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, gender, race, colour, religion, disability or sexual orientation. Veritas Education is an Equal opportunities employer and is proud in the knowledge that all placements are made on merit and suitability. We accept applications from all sections of the community.'

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