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Job Ref No. ECC8825446-120S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: Dependent on experience
Position Start Date: 01/09/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 27/01/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

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Required for September is an inspiring and outstanding teacher of English. We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic teacher to join our English department, and to be successful you will need excellent subject knowledge and be able to foster enthusiasm and enjoyment of the subject.

This is an exciting opportunity to teach well motivated pupils in an oversubscribed boys' selective school with a thriving sixth form.

This post would suit either an experienced teacher or a new entrant to the profession (colleagues find SHSB very supportive for professional development).

The application form can be found on our website -

The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Closing date: Midday on Monday 27th January 2020 (although we receive the right to interview and appoint early applicants prior to the closing date

Information about the School

At Southend High School for Boys, talent is nurtured and learning is valued. Challenge is welcomed, participation is expected and achievement is prized. Pupils are happy, and prosper at the school.

We are an oversubscribed grammar school, complimented on our latest (2015) outstanding OFSTED inspection on all aspects, including our success in promoting good pupil attitudes and behaviour.

As a grammar school, high academic expectations are central to our purpose, and these are sustained through an extensive programme of support and guidance. Pupils develop their confidence and enthusiasm through a wide range of creative, sporting and other endeavours.

Southend High School for Boys stands on a superb site within walking distance of Prittlewell Station and the centre of Southend. Pupils retain fond memories of their years at the school, and stay in contact for many years.

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

Amanda Lane, HR and Payroll Manager
Prittlewell Chase, Southend-on-Sea
Essex, SS0 0RG
Telephone: 01702 606200

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