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Job Ref No. ECC5421-232S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: £24,373 to £40,490
Position Start Date: 01/09/2020 Contract Type: Full-time/Part-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 03/06/2020 Midday Date of Interviews: w/c 8 June 2020  

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Teacher of English

Full-time, permanent post (part time / job share will be considered)

Main / Upper Pay Range

Required for start in September 2020 or earlier

KES is a school with good leadership and management and one with great public transport links. The school day lends itself to a good work/life balance with the teaching day ending at 14:10 each day. Offering superb facilities and resources, an extensive support programme, including mentor/buddy system, Initial Teacher Training support for NQTs or for those seeking Qualified Teacher Status (QTS / QTLS), a system of twilight training sessions, as well as excellent development opportunities. Staff benefits include free car parking, onsite gymnasium and swimming pool, as well as staff recognition schemes including a 'Shout Out Board' and your own personal 'KES Angel'.

If you are currently considering a career move, or currently in your teacher training year, and KES sounds like the place you would like to work, we would like to hear from you. Therefore, please submit your CV and a covering letter to

We also welcome and encourage telephone calls on 01702 545771 extension 3288 to register an interest, find out more about the school and the role.

Applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to accept new ideas and a thorough commitment to student learning with evidence of high level of subject specialism and professional development, as well as a flexible and adaptable attitude to meet the needs of the school. We want staff with the vision and determination to ensure all our students receive a first class education and who will rise to the challenge of building on success.

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Closing Date for applications is midday on Wednesday 3 June 2020

Virtual Interviews to be conducted during the week commencing 8 June 2020

The King Edmund School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment and undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our Safer Recruitment & Selection Procedures.

Information about the School

The King Edmund School is a high performing school with specialist status for Business, Enterprise and Applied Learning. The school has 1600 students, including over 200 in the Sixth Form.

The school prides itself on its excellent facilities, state of the art technology and innovative and progressive curriculum at all levels and across all key stages.

Students are well cared for and given every opportunity to shine. Extra curricular opportunities are varied and numerous.

The King Edmund School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff to share this commitment and undergo an enhanced DBS check as part of our Safer Recruitment Procedures.

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

Sharon Schofield
The King Edmund School
Vaughan Close, Rochford
Essex, SS4 1TL
Telephone: 01702 545771

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