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English literature & language teacher

Location
London
College
Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill
Hours
Full Time
Salary
School's own salary & benefit scheme
Posted
18th July 2022
Start Date
24th August 2022
Expires
26th November 2022 12:00 AM
Contract Type
Permanent
Job ID
1258203
Job Reference
offer-l9ruw
Start date
24th August 2022
  • Contract type: Permanent
  • NQTs Considered: Yes
  • Job ID: 1258203

Your opportunity

Advance your career within the Lycée's innovative, collaborative and dynamic environment established in providing a versatile means to differentiate the learning experience and encourage creativity and collaboration amongst our students. With fantastic opportunities for professional development, we can provide bespoke courses to match the needs of our teachers. Our internal digital and teaching specialists can equip you with the right experience, knowledge and training you need to succeed. 

 

Overview of role

This is a full-time role for a native-level English speaker. A Full time teaching role is 20 periods/week contact time + 3 hours support to students/class cover. The remaining time is for PPA, collaboration and meetings.

 

Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities

  • Deliver instruction that supports the variability of learners (strong skills in differentiation)
  • Model, foster and create an environment where an innovative mindset is cultivated
  • Incorporate the mission and values of the school into every class
  • Write schemes of work
  • Use long and short range planning to ensure that the curriculum is met and aligned with school standards
  • Use a variety of instructional strategies, including the effective use of technologies, hands-on/project-based activities to increase student learning and confidence to learn for all students
  • Provide meaningful assignments and feedback to students
  • Analyse student assessment results to help inform instruction
  • Maintain up-to-date records of assessment, attendance, planning, reports, and communication with parents/guardians on school system (Pronote)
  • Strong organisational and class management skills that promote student centered learning


Why work at LIL ?

  • An international school 'Outstanding’ in Personal development, behaviour & welfare, and Sixth form provision, where you will join a very strong team of highly qualified and experienced teaching and support team.
  • A welcoming and innovative environment in which to teach and learn
  • A vibrant location, easily accessible by Underground 
  • Generous LIL rewards and benefits package (see below)


LIL Benefits

We can offer you a range of benefits, including:

  • Free loan of iPad worth £1,000 non-taxable
  • Free 3-course meal cooked fresh in our kitchen everyday, equivalent to £1,500/annum non taxable
  • Fantastic work spaces and resources
  • National and international professional development opportunities
  • Up to 85% tuition remission for max. of 2 children (discretionary)
  • Enhanced paternity/maternity leave, 2 weeks fully paid
  • Enhanced sick leave scheme to support you when you need it most
  • National and international travel when chaperoning trips
  • Perkbox account paid for by the school
  • Cyclescheme
  • Free hot drinks throughout the day


What we are looking for at LIL

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of a modern, bilingual, progressive and dynamic school where innovation and care provide the foundation on which we build a path to excellence for every student. We would like to hear from you if you have:

  • Literature specialists
  • QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant degree
  • At least 3 years previous experience teaching in a similar role, preferably in an international environment
  • Strong experience with GESE, IGCSE, MYP/IBDP 
  • Awareness of ESOL teaching methodology and experience preparing students for IELTS and Trinity language exams
  • Curriculum development knowledge
  • Experience (or familiarity with) iPad apps for teaching and learning
  • A passion for education and making a difference
  • The ability to work under pressure during term time and meet deadlines
  • Flexibility to contribute to the wider success of the school
  • Energy, enthusiasm and a good sense of humour
  • Ability to see the bigger picture and volunteer time and energy to our project - Open Days, fairs, school events
  • Ability to take responsibility for your own professional improvement; engagement with our individual growth programme which aims to develop each professional who works with us.

Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill recognises the positive value of diversity, promotes equality and challenges discrimination. We welcome and encourage job applications from people of all backgrounds.

This job description sets out the duties of the post at the time it was drawn up.  The post holder may be required from time to time to undertake other duties within the School as may be reasonably expected, without changing the general character of the duties or the level of responsibility entailed.  This is a common occurrence and would not justify a reconsideration of the grading of the post.

 It is a requirement that all staff work in a flexible manner compatible with their jobs and in line with the objectives of the Lycée International de Londres. Please note that the job description for this position may be reviewed and amended to incorporate the future needs of the Lycée.

Safeguarding Statement:

Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed. Appointment is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check for regulated activity and overseas police checks from any countries a candidate has lived for longer than three months since the age of 18.

Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill is an equal opportunities employer.
Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill

Lycée International de Londres Winston Churchill