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English Teacher

Job Description

Position Available: English Teacher

Location: Slough, Berkshire

Contract Type: Full-time, Temporary

Start Date: September - December 2024

About Us:

A vibrant secondary school located in the heart of Slough, dedicated to providing an exceptional education to a diverse student body. Committed to academic excellence and fostering a supportive learning environment, they are seeking an enthusiastic and dedicated English teacher to join their team.

Role Overview:

As an English teacher, you will play a key role in inspiring and educating students in the intricacies of the English language and literature. You will be responsible for delivering engaging lessons that cater to a range of learning styles, fostering a love for literature and language among their students. This role offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the academic and personal development of young minds and make a lasting impact within their school community.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Create a stimulating learning environment that encourages student participation and fosters a passion for English language and literature.
  • Assess student progress through regular formative and summative assessments, providing constructive feedback to support their academic growth.
  • Plan and deliver high-quality English lessons in accordance with the national curriculum, ensuring progression and differentiation to meet the needs of all students.
  • Establish positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents, maintaining open communication to support the holistic development of each student.


  • Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent, with a degree in English or a related field.
  • Proven experience teaching English at the secondary level, with a track record of delivering engaging and effective lessons.
  • A passion for English language and literature, coupled with the ability to inspire and motivate students of all abilities.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to build positive relationships with students, colleagues, and parents.


  • Competitive salary package
  • Opportunities for professional development and career progression
  • Supportive and collaborative working environment
  • Access to modern facilities and resources

How to Apply:

If you are passionate about English education and dedicated to making a difference in the lives of young people, we would love to hear from you. Please submit your CV and a covering letter outlining your suitability for the role

Dunbar Education is an equal opportunity employer and welcomes applications from all qualified individuals. We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

If this is a role that you would like to learn more about or would be interested in applying to, then please contact Jake Walsh at Dunbar Education on 01908 929605.

If this isn't what you are looking for, but are interested in hearing about other roles, then Dunbar Education would love to hear from you. We also pay £250 for any successful referrals.

If you have not received a response, please assume that your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. Please refer to our website for other available positions.