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  • Full Time
  • Bolton, UK
  • Competitive rates dependent on experience. £ / annum


Choice Teachers are working with a well-established Secondary School in Bolton to recruit a Head of English Teacher to start with them after Easter from Monday 8th April 2024, with the possibility of going permanent for the right candidate.

So, are you a passionate teacher looking for your next steps? Are you dedicated and highly motivated practitioner with a proven track record of driving up standards, a flexible team player with excellent interpersonal skills, this is an opportunity join our highly committed team, sharing in the school’s values, vision and ethos.


  • Leading, managing and developing the subject area.
  • To raise standards of student attainment and achievement within the whole subject/curriculum area and to monitor and support student progress.
  • To organise staff effectively and efficiently within the department.
  • Operational and strategic planning (leading the development of appropriate syllabuses, resources, schemes of work, marking policies, assessment and teaching strategies)
  • Ensuring the delivery of a high quality curriculum and leading development of the subject and its delivery.
  • Monitoring Staff and Student development
  • Teaching, including acting as an outstanding role model


  • Have experience of initiation and effective management of change
  • Show evidence of raising achievement in present post and showing good value added for groups
  • Have knowledge of current curriculum developments in subject and their implications
  • Have good knowledge and understanding of current educational thinking
  • Show good understanding of how children learn and how to raise standards of achievement
  • Display excellent organisational skills
  • Be able to build and sustain professional standards and relationships with students
  • Be able to contribute towards creating a safe and protective environment
  • DBS Certificate on the update service
  • Teaching qualification (PGCE with QTS / QTLS)
  • Two professional references
  • Right to work in the UK.

What Choice Teachers offer:

  • Choice of Weekly or Monthly pay to suit you
  • Free training provided including safeguarding, cover training and exam invigilating which you will be credited with a certified certificate.
  • Competitive pay rates – All pay rates quoted will be inclusive of 12.07% statutory holiday pay.
  • Day to day or Long term placements to suit your needs.
  • Generous refer a friend or colleague bonus scheme.
  • Pension contributions (subject to a qualifying period).
  • Full compliance with AWR (Agency Workers’ Regulations) – we make sure you get the pay and working conditions you are entitled to.
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