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Teacher of English

Closing Date

10 October 2023

Job Descriptions and Role Profiles

Application Form


Key Stage 4 Lead for English

Full time – Permanent


Plus: TLR 2B

Required from January 2024

Tor Bridge High in Plymouth, rated Good in all aspects by Ofsted in November 2021, was described as a school where “Teachers’ high expectations of pupils mean that work is well presented and completed to a high standard”, that “The school prides itself on learning free from disruption…… pupils enjoy school and say that they feel safe” and “Staff and pupils have strong relationships”. As well as this endorsement Tor Bridge High has been oversubscribed for many years.

We are looking to appoint an outstanding, enthusiastic, and committed Key Stage 4 Leader of English to join a successful team whose focus is always to inspire young people to achieve at the highest level possible. We welcome applications from candidates who can teach English at all Key Stages and lead a Key Stage.

Are you:

• keen to join a school where you will be well supported and encouraged to improve your skills through regular practice development;

• passionate about inspiring learning in young people;

• innovative, hardworking and an excellent practitioner;

• an excellent team player, looking for a role in a well led, organised, and resourced English Team;

• consistent in your approach to teaching and learning?

Then we would be delighted to hear from you.

An information pack, application form and further details are available on the school website ( To arrange a visit or submit your application please email

Closing date: 9am on Tuesday 10th October 2023

Interview: week commencing 16th October 2023

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check. Checks will also be made with previous employers.

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