Teacher of English

The Boswells School, Chelmsford

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Job Ref No. ECC5416-178S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: MS/UPS
Position Start Date: 20/04/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 20/01/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: w/c 27/01/2020  

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Teacher of English

Main Pay Scale/Upper Pay scale

Required for start Easter or September 2020

The Boswells School is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and dedicated teacher of English. We are looking for the successful candidate to deliver high quality English lessons to develop an already strong provision within our English Faculty. For the successful candidate, there may also be an opportunity to teach A Level English Language, GCSE Film Studies or A Level Media Studies, although none of these are essential.

This position offers an excellent opportunity for an NQT or an experienced teacher in a Faculty full of experience and expertise. You will be joining a school with enthusiastic and dedicated leaders at senior and middle leadership levels and a commitment to the professional development and well-being of staff. The Boswells School is keen to embrace an approach that is centred on teaching and learning and the academic attainment for our students.

The Boswells School is an 11-18, very successful, popular and oversubscribed school in the Springfield area of Chelmsford, Essex. We have a track record of outstanding academic success, with 83% of students achieving a grade 4+ in English Language and/or Literature last year. At A-level, we successfully deliver English Literature and English Language every year. This is an excellent opportunity to join a high achieving, successful and popular school.

Please visit the school website www.boswells-school.com for further information or contact the HR officer Maria Williams on mho@boswells-school.com or 01245 264451.

Closing date for applications is Midday on Monday 20th January 2020.

The Boswells School is a member of The Chelmsford Learning Partnership MAT.

The Chelmsford Learning Partnership is committed within its schools to:

• Safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety, and the spiritual and cultural development of children and young people;

• Promoting equality of opportunity and community cohesion where the diversity of different backgrounds and circumstances is appreciated and positively valued;

• The fundamental British values of democracy, the rule of law, individual liberty and mutual respect and tolerance for those with different faiths and beliefs

and expects all staff, volunteers and other workers to share in this commitment.

In compliance with safer recruitment procedures and guidelines, all applications must be made on an application form, CVs will not be accepted. This appointment will be subject to pre-employment checks including an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service and satisfactory references. The Chelmsford Learning Partnership is an equal opportunities employer

Information about the School

The Boswells School is a large 11-18 secondary school that serves the area of north Chelmsford. The school is an extremely popular, over-subscribed convertor academy that enjoys an excellent reputation in the local and wider community. We were graded ‘Good’ in every area by OFSTED in February 2017 and are working towards our goal of becoming a truly great school.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Georgina Travers
The Boswells School
Burnham Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 6LY
Telephone: 01245 264451 EXT 384
Email: mho@boswells-school.com

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