English Teacher

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LocationSouth London - Sutton
SalaryLondon Pay Scale (Outer) £28,355 - £40,035
Closing date19/04/2020
HoursFull Time & Permanent

Are you a qualified English Teacher / NQT, with confidence in your own subject knowledge?

Are you looking to secure a permanent post within a reputable and high achieving school in South London?

Located within South London (Sutton), this is a rare and permanent English Teacher opportunity, which will see you join a leading state grammar school and led by an inspirational leadership team.

The school are extremely supportive of all staff, with a focus on Teaching & Learning. Such an environment would be perfect for an experienced and career focused English Teacher or an NQT in search of a school that can develop you into an Outstanding Teacher.

This is an English Teacher post, not to be missed…!

POSITION: English Teacher – (KS3-5) – fantastic Opportunity!

DEPARTMENT: Outstanding English Department – excellent KS4 & 5 results

PERSON: Passionate, Excellent Subject Knowledge – NQT & Experienced Teachers welcome!

SCHOOL: Leading All Boys State Grammar School – ranked Top 5 nationally!

LOCATION: South London – Borough of Sutton – Zone 5

TRANSPORT: Free Staff Parking Available & 10mins walk - National Rail (Southern Line)

START DATE & CONTRACT: September 2020 – permanent & full-time school contract

SALARY: London Pay Scale (Outer) £28,355 - £40,035


The head teacher is looking to recruit and appoint a passionate and enthusiastic English Teacher, who has confidence in their own subject knowledge and a desire to teach keen and able pupils. A passion for English is essential, as English has become a much-loved subject across all key stages (3-5), where teaching is creative and exciting. All applicants will need a strong academic background, with good GCSE and A level results as well as an English based degree (2:1 or better) from a Russell Group university.


There is scope within this outstanding department for a promising NQT in search for their ideal first post and school or an experienced teacher seeking a change, something new or potential progression. If successful, you will be joining an established and successful school, were there is a strong focus around teaching and learning. A focus which has seen a spike in results over the last 2 years and improved consistency across the quality of teaching. In order to ensure your transition into the staff is as seamless as possible, you will be designated a mentor, who will guide you through your first 3 terms. The school heavily invest in staff CPD, to ensure the standards of teaching are high and maintained.

For NQT’s, you will benefit from a proven and established NQT programme which ties in well with the schools focus on exceptional teaching and learning. This is a school, where you can be moulded into an outstanding practitioner and thoroughly enjoy your new career as a teacher!


The school caters over 1000 boys, within this leading state grammar; long established, but not old fashioned! The school site has been modernised over the years, since the school was founded in 1615. The school has excellent resources and facilities and it a very successful school across the board, keen to add to the current teaching team.

The head teacher is looking to interview ASAP, so immediate applications are urged and advised for this rare English Teacher opportunity. Please submit an up to date and detailed CV and cover letter ASAP, for immediate consideration.

The Clarus Education Team will be in touch within 48hrs if shortlisted.

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