Job Ref No. ECC0-494S Position Type: Teacher Pay Range: Unqualified up to £32,079 qualified up to £40,492
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 17/04/2024 Midnight Date of Interviews: TBC  

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English Teacher

Salary Qualified* up to £40,492

Unqualified up to £32,079 per annum

Located in Harlow

Full Time


Are you passionate about shaping the minds of tomorrow? Do you have a flair for teaching English and inspiring young learners? If so, we want you to join our dynamic team.

About Us: Harlow College is a vibrant and inclusive learning community dedicated to providing high-quality education to students of all backgrounds and abilities. We are committed to nurturing talent, fostering creativity, and empowering our students to achieve their full potential.

About the role: We are seeking a dedicated and enthusiastic English Teacher to join our English Department. The successful candidate will be responsible for planning and delivering engaging and effective English lessons to our Further Education students. The post-holder will be expected to contribute to the team's planning of a strong and vibrant curriculum which enables students to improve on their GCSE and English results from school.

Key Responsibilities:

Plan and deliver high-quality English lessons that cater to diverse learning needs.
Foster a positive and inclusive learning environment where students are motivated to excel.
Implement innovative teaching methods to enhance students' reading, writing, and critical thinking skills.
Monitor and assess student progress, providing timely feedback and support to ensure their academic success.
Collaborate with colleagues to develop and share best practices for effective teaching and learning.
Participate in departmental meetings, workshops, and professional development activities to stay updated with the latest educational trends.

Ideally a bachelor's degree in English or a related field.
Ideally have a level 4 Teaching qualification with experience in teaching English at the Further Education level. However, a teaching qualification is not essential, as the college will support you in obtaining a teaching, or assessing qualification where appropriate.
Passion for teaching and a genuine interest in the success and well-being of students.
Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organisational skills.
Ability to create a supportive and stimulating learning environment.
Commitment to continuous professional development.

What We Offer:

Competitive salary and benefits package.
Opportunities for professional development and career advancement.
42 days annual leave plus bank holidays.
Enrolment in to the Teacher's pension scheme.
If you are a dedicated English teacher who is ready to make a difference in the lives of young learners, we invite you to apply.

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If you would like to pop in or have an informal discussion to find out more, please contact Georgina Choat on 01279 868 052 or email

Application Deadline: 17/04/2024 23:59

Please note the college is closed between 1st and 15th April, we will therefore not be able to respond to any queries between this time.

This college is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Harlow College is an equal opportunity employer. We encourage applications from candidates of all backgrounds and experiences.

*Qualified = Level 4 or above teaching qualificationTop of Form

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

Louise McFarland
Velizy Avenue, Harlow
Essex, CM20 3EZ
Telephone: 01279 868 033

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