Teacher of English (Maternity Cover) Part Time

Posted: 12.02.2018    Closes: 05.03.2018    Interview Date: As soon as possible

About the Job

From September 2018 to Easter 2019 – 2 Terms. Maternity Cover

Part time (0.6 FTE)

This role is ideal for someone looking for a superb opportunity to step into an exciting career at our prestigious School. Enjoy Teaching in a fantastic location within an ideal commutable distance into nearby Leeds and Harrogate.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic teacher of English. You will have plenty of energy and enthusiasm and will also understand the commitment required in a large and vibrant day and boarding school. The post would suit both recently qualified and more experienced graduates. A willingness to enter fully into the life of this fantastic school is expected.

The English department consists of 8 specialists preparing students for GCSEs and IGCSEs in English and three A-level courses in the sixth form.

If you understand how to deliver quality English Lessons we would love to hear from you. NQTs are welcome to apply.

We can offer you:

  • Excellence in all areas that prepares and leads students to Oxford and Cambridge Universities.
  • Woodhouse Grove is one of the North’s leading independent co-educational day and boarding schools for 700 11-18 year olds.
  • Superb teaching, sporting and performing arts facilities.
  • The school campus enjoys a lovely rural setting set amongst 70 acres in the broad Aire Valley.
  • Benefit from a 12 minute walk to Apperley Bridge Train station which is a 10 mins journey into Leeds City Centre.
  • Woodhouse Grove operates its own pay scale with salaries above the maintained sector.

Application deadline: 9am on Monday 5th March.

Interviews: Week commencing 5th March


How to Apply:

Please download the Application Form below.

When completed please upload here via the quick apply button below and submit along with your covering letter (no more than 500 words) FAO The Headmaster Mr James Lockwood. Your application is sent directly to Tara Gilks the Headmasters Secretary within the school.

Alternatively you may email your application form with your covering letter to Tara Gilks at

We look forward to receiving your application.

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  • Location: Leeds
  • Start Date: 01.09.2018
  • Job Type: Part Time
  • Salary : Competitive Independent Pay Rates

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Woodhouse Grove School

Woodhouse Grove School

Woodhouse Grove, Apperley Bridge, Leeds, BD10 0NR,

t: 0113 250 2477

Situated on the rural edge of Leeds with a 70 acre campus. We have extensive grounds conveniently located close to major air, railway and motorway networks. Woodhouse Grove provides a first class all round education for boys and girls .
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