Job reference: 001233
Salary: Competitive
Closing date: 29/02/2024
Department: Academics
Centre/School: Bournemouth Collegiate School
Employment type: Permanent
Job start date: 08/02/2024
Closing date: 29/02/2024

Job Description

Bournemouth Collegiate School is a rapidly growing co-educational independent school situated on the south coast. The School has extensive facilities, on two sites. BCS provides a nurturing environment where the happiness of the pupils comes first.

BCS is looking for a professional and talented Teacher of English to join our experienced and supportive English Department.

We are looking for a committed and forward thinking professional who will contribute to the growth of this important subject area. Applicants will need to demonstrate the ability to be an effective team member and they will show how they have or will contribute strategies and resources to support this growing department.

The ideal candidate will be enthusiastic and passionate about the teaching and learning of English, with the vision, commitment and determination to continue raising standards across all levels and abilities and further contribute to the progress of our pupils. A desire and ability to contribute to extra-curricular English activities, such as theatre trips, competitions, our inaugural literary festival and other events is essential.

The department is forward-looking: we constantly explore new ways to engage our pupils and convey a love for the subject. You will inspire and challenge young people to enable them to develop into highly effective, independent learners and achieve their potential as individuals. You must be:
• Ambitious, energetic and enthusiastic
• Committed to raising standards
• Committed to sharing good practice
• Committed to excellence
• Dedicated to achievement for all

We are happy to receive applications from every level of the teaching community; you may be looking for your first teaching post, you may be looking to move schools or areas, you may be looking to return to teaching after a break. Whatever your reason we look forward to receiving your application.

To find out more about the School, please visit our website at

For any queries relating to the role or your application, please email

Closing date: 29th February 2024.

BCS is an equal opportunities employer, and we are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All positions in School will be subject to a satisfactory Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check (DBS).
To comply with the Immigration, Asylum and Nationality Act 2006, all prospective employees will be required to supply evidence of eligibility to work in the UK.

CATS Global Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students and expect everyone connected with the organisation to share this commitment. All positions are subject to the satisfactory completion of safer recruitment pre-employment checks in line with KCSIE guidelines. All shortlisted candidates will be required to complete a criminal declaration form prior to interview and be subject to online checks which may include social media.

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