Secondary English Teacher
  • Employer: Eko Pathways
  • Reference: EP/22/203291
  • Published: Fri 16/09/2022, 14:00 PM
  • Closing on: Fri 07/10/2022, 12:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: 8am to 5pm hours
  • Salary: £34,357 - £44,824
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: London, Newham

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Secondary English Teacher

Secondary English Teacher, Newham



Eko PathwaysNewham


Salary: GBP £34,357 - £44,824 per year (MPS + SEN)

Contract type: Full time


Contract term: Permanent

Date Posted: 16/09/2022

Closing date: 07/10/2022

Start date: November 2022

Suitable for NQTs: No

Salary: Teacher’s Inner London Main Scale [£34,357 - £44,824 ]

Contract type: Full-time

Start Date: November 2022

A fantastic opportunity for an innovative, creative, courageous and resilient Secondary English Teacher to grow and thrive in a unique special school in an ethnically diverse inner-city area.

The ideal candidate will have successful experience of teaching Secondary English in either a special or mainstream education setting, as we are just as keen to encourage applications from candidates with a relevant mainstream background as those with special school experience. The candidate will be innovative in their approach, they will have a proven track record of their impact in securing high quality outcomes for pupils’ learning and achieving in Secondary English up to GCSE level. They will have a proven track record of accelerated progress and a robust and secure subject knowledge to teach to GCSE level and possibly beyond. They will know how to engage and enthuse learners to develop a love for English.

The successful person will be supported in post by our trust leadership which ensures our:

  • schools are vibrant, multi-cultural centres of learning
  • pupils achieve highly
  • pupils are happy and love actively learning
  • pupils leave with the resilience and motivation to continue their successful learning
  • community are proud of our schools and excited by what we can achieve together

Eko Pathways School

Eko Pathways is a brand new purpose-built special school for children with social, emotional, behavioural and mental health needs, with a therapeutic approach. It has places for between 77 and 112 children and young people, catering for Year 1 to Year 11.

The school’s provision for pupils with social, emotional and mental health needs is innovative and successful (Ofsted October 2019). Ofsted graded the school good overall and noted the school has high expectations for its pupils’ education and wants them to excel beyond their lessons. We believe that our pupils need to learn, grow and thrive to be successful regardless of their starting point.

Eko Trust family

The school is part of Eko Trust family of schools, which has six schools across East London. As part of a high achieving multi academy trust, we offer a high quality personalised approach to developing all staff through coaching, mentoring and both internal and external training. We also provide financial support and time off for staff development. Staff wellbeing is instrumental to our success and that’s why we provide non-contractual benefits such as the Schools Advisory Service, they offer confidential wellbeing and medical support. We are also part of the Cycle to Work Scheme.

Eko Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A criminal record check via the DBS will be undertaken for the successful candidate.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act and a comprehensive screening process, including a disclosure check, will be undertaken on all applicants.

If you are interested about the role and want to apply or find out more about the school and the benefits of working with us, contact, phone 0207 884 5234

Watch our recruitment video here: Eko Trust Recruitment Video

Please note that CV applications will not be considered.

Closing date for applications: midday 07th October 2022

Interviews will be held : 14th October 2022

How to Apply

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