Who are we looking for?

We seek to recruit talented people who have the qualities and attributes suited to a career in teaching and the drive and ambition to make it happen.

The personal qualities we are looking for include:

  • commitment to a career in teaching

  • effective communication skills, including use of written and spoken English

  • excellent interpersonal skills

  • use of initiative

  • ability to relate to and engage with young people

  • displays a range of personal characteristics including flexibility, communication, independence and resilience

  • ability to work effectively as part of a group

  • A friendly and approachable nature and a desire to champion and support young people

  • High levels of personal organisation and time management

  • A passion for teaching and a desire to continue learning

  • A positive, cheerful outlook where every day is a fresh start

  • A creative and innovative approach

  • The ability to reflect on and improve practice

  • Potential leadership capabilities

  • Humility to accept advice and to abandon irrelevant knowledge and skills