English Teacher + TLR | Outstanding Secondary School | Merton, South West London

An ‘Outstanding’ Secondary School in the Borough of Merton are on the hunt for an English Teacher for a September 2019. This is a full time, and permanent post.

The current English HOD has been leading the English Department to success year on year, BUT without cracking the whip. He ensures all his staff are supported in & out of the classroom and given the work life balance needed to excel. He’s a natural leader and has formed a fantastic English Department with graduate TAs, NQTs, Teach First and experienced English Teachers throughout.

With the English Department now expanding he’s keen to take on a middle leader and find an experienced English Teacher who can match the current English Teams ethos – He’s looking to offer additional responsibilities for the correct English Teacher – This can vary from Key Stage Coordinator, 2iC or Pastoral Lead.

Does this sound like the English Teacher + TLR opportunity for you? If so, please read on below to find out further information!


  • English Teacher
  • Teaching English KS3,4 & 5
  • Working alongside ‘Good / Outstanding’ practitioners throughout the English department
  • September 2019 start – Permanent position
  • Inner London Pay MPS2 – UPS3 – £31,211 – £48,244 + TLR (Size depending on responsibility)
  • Located in the Borough of Merton (South West London)


  • Previous lesson observations – Visions to become an ‘Outstanding’ practitioner
  • Understanding of the 8 teaching standards
  • Must have a strong academics throughout – GCSEs, A Levels and Degree
  • You must be looking to improve and be a hard-working individual
  • Strong understanding on English KS3,4 & 5 curriculum – Being confident is key


  • Graded ‘Outstanding’ in their latest Ofsted report
  • SLT are determined to improve the level of teaching and achievements
  • Investing into ‘NQTs’ looking to implement new material and content into the curriculum
  • The School is a mixed gender and ethnic school – 1,150+ pupils
  • Number of extra-curricular activities: Revision classes, homework club and 1:1 tutoring throughout KS3, 4 & 5
  • Located in the Borough of Merton (South West London)

If you are interested in this English Teacher + TLR opportunity, visits to the school can be arranged immediately.

Apply for this English Teacher + TLR opportunity by sending your CV to Cleveland at Clarus Education. You will be contacted by your personal consultant (if shortlisted).

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