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Teacher of English
  • Employer: Princes Risborough School
  • Reference: MST/19/101759
  • Published: Thu 20/06/2019, 13:30 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 25/10/2019, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Term Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: MPS 1-6
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Princes Risborough School, Merton Road, Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire, Bucks

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Teacher of English

To start: immediately

Salary: MPS 1-6

Experience: NQTs welcomed, as is a more experienced colleague

Closing Date: mid-day Friday 25th October 2019

Interviews: to be notified

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and outstanding Teacher of English to join our dedicated and talented team of English practitioners.  You will join a friendly, welcoming and cohesive department which is flourishing in both academic success, and in delivering a strong and varied English curriculum to our students. This is an amazing opportunity for an individual who is passionate about English and is driven to secure outstanding progress for our students; this desire and drive, will underpin all that you do in the department and at the school.  It is vitally important that you are not only a team player who has the ability to support your colleagues, but also has the skill to deliver insightful and inspirational lessons that enthuse and develop a passion for English. 

Our aspirations and focus in terms of English mirror those of the school’s strategic vision and we are proud of the achievements and progress we are making in delivering successful and positive outcomes for our students and underlining our commitment and determination to ensure they become Positive, Responsible and Successful.

Who are we:

Our school is an innovative and aspirational school that is driven by the highest expectations in everything we do. We offer rich and diverse learning environments and work hard to ensure everyone succeeds on a pastoral, extracurricular and academic basis.

Situated in the heart of Buckinghamshire, our school lies on the edge of a semi-rural market town between High Wycombe and Aylesbury. Recent consultant reports and external judgements have assured us we are progressing effectively on our journey towards ‘Good’ and beyond and your skills and knowledge, hard work and dedication will be central to our achieving this goal in the year of your appointment. 

What you need to do now: 

We strongly encourage any teacher who may be interested in working with us to arrange a tour of the school and to meet some of our staff. We also do encourage early applications and reserve the right to close the vacancy early if a suitable candidate is found.

For further information about this position, please contact our Head of Department, Mr J Smith at: or for further information about the school, the area and what we have to offer, please download the attachments at the bottom of this advertisement. 

If this position as Teacher of English is not quite right for you now, but you would be interested in any future positions, please visit our Expression of Interest area and register your interest here: 


Princes Risborough School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check,  including the barred list, as well as other pre-appointment checks outlined in Keeping Children Safe in Education (September 2016).