English Teacher Jobs

“The most important thing in life is to stop and saying 'I wish' and start saying 'I will'” - Charles Dickens

Whether you are an NQT looking for your first teaching role or an experienced teacher looking for a promotion, Horizon Teachers have the perfect English role for you. As well as opportunities for teachers at various stages in their careers, we also have English Language and English Literature specialist roles.

Find your perfect English Teacher Job today!

If you have a passion for the subject and a desire to enable students to receive the very best English teaching, then we would love to hear from you! 

Within the English roles, you will find:

  • English KS3 & KS4 Teaching Positions
  • English KS3, 4 & 5 Teaching Positions (with A Level English Literature)
  • English KS3, 4 & 5 Teaching Positions (with A Level English Language)
  • Unqualified English Teaching Roles
  • Part-time English Roles
  • Head of Department Roles
  • Lead Practitioner Roles
  • 2ic Roles

In the section below, we've listed all current English teacher roles available through our website. Please apply to any that feel appropriate, or alternatively, if you would like to discuss any of the job opportunities call a member of the Secondary Team on 0207 444 0009.

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6 Jobs

English Teacher

£29,915 - £45,766 per annum
A passion for English and a desire to teach, Horizon Teachers is currently working with an Outstanding Secondary School in North East London who are looking to appoint an English Teacher for a year contract starting in January 2021. The school wish to appoint a full-time teacher of English to teach across KS3, KS4 and KS5. The school follow the AQA English syllabus at GCSE and at A-level. This is an excellent opportunity of an Experienced English Teacher or someone completing their teacher training. You will be joining an English department where excellence is seen in every lesson and where progress is made every day. English classes are taught in mixed ability groups from Year 7 upwards. The English department achieves outstanding results at all Key Stages. There is opportunity to teach at KS5 if you as the successful applicant have experience. Why this school?• A large comprehensive school situated in the London Borough of Redbridge.• Ofsted have ranked the school as outstanding' on 5 consecutive occasions and they have a reputation for excellence in all areas.• The highest standards relating to Teaching and Learning are a feature of daily life.• Outstanding student progress and attainment. In 2019 Progress 8 was 0.51 (well above' the national average) and the average Attainment 8 score for all students is 5.87 • The percentage of students at 4 in both English and Mathematics is 86% • The percentage of students achieving 5 9-7 grades is 34% • Percentage of students achieving 5 9-4 grades is 85%• 8% of all grades at GCSE Level were the top grade 9 The School are seeking an English Teacher who is enthusiastic and has the ability to teach English across all of the Key Stages. The successful English Teacher must be passionate about English and have excellent subject knowledge. Being ambitious and committed to the very highest standards of student learning is also very important. An excellent classroom practitioner with a drive for self-improvement and development is essential. What The School can offer the successful candidate?• A strong commitment to your professional development and wellbeing. • Opportunity to work with a forward-thinking Headmaster and Senior Leadership Team.• Generous Non-contact time and Planning, Preparation and Assessment time (PPA).• A team of highly motivated and talented teachers that work collaboratively to raise standards and secure achievement for all students. • Well behaved students that are keen to achieve and are respectful of their teachers. • A well-resourced school and a stimulating environment that is conducive to high quality teaching and learning.Please apply ASAP as the school will look to interview as soon as applications are received. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

English Teacher

£165 - £261 per day
English Teacher | Outstanding Secondary School | September 2020 | Full-timeAre you seeking a new role full-time role (four OR five days a week)One of my main secondary school clients based in South West London are seeking an English teacher to start in September 2020. This position you be teaching KS3-4 English. I have personally taken this vacancy from the Head teacher who is keen to bring in the right person to an already flourishing and creative English department!This is an outstanding school and in the last three inspections has been rated outstanding. Behaviour is not an issue at this school however, they do have procedures in place if an issue needs to be raised. In the coming years the school will be opening the 6th form so there will be an opportunity to teach a-Level English. Transport links are fantastic for this Inner London school - If you are based in North, East, West or South you can reach this school.If you are interested in this English Teaching position please apply now! Alternatively, if you would like to know more please call Joe McGann at Horizon Teachers on 0207 444 0009Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

SEN English Teacher

£150 - £250 per day
Horizon Teachers are currently working with an Ofsted rated good' secondary special school for students with SEMH based in West Drayton. Starting as soon as possible, the school are looking for a Key Stage three & four SEN English Teacher to join their dedicated team. The school aims to reconnect their pupils with education so they can make progress and become successful adults. They adopt a reflective and restorative approach to help students understand their situation, behaviour and how they can move forward. What the school can offer you:-A new and exciting opportunity to make a real difference in SEN students' lives.-A collaborative and supportive team.-Teaching in small classes, with a maximum of eight pupils per class.-The opportunity for progression if successful.Who they are looking for:-A qualified, experienced KS3/4 English Teacher.-Experience in a SEN school, ideally with SEMH.-A passionate teacher, dedicated to enhancing SEN students' education.Due to the current pandemic we are holding video consultations, so please apply ASAP to be considered.Why Horizon Teachers?-We have a 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped.-Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice if you refer a friend or colleague. -We've been building strong relationships with our schools for over 12 years.-We aim to deliver excellent service, just look at our Google reviews! Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teacher Of English

£140 - £230 per day
Education is the passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to those who prepare for it today. Malcolm XHorizon Teachers is currently working with an Outstanding secondary school in Enfield who are looking for qualified teacher of English to join their successful staffing team for the new year.The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers:• Competitive pay rates• A team of specialist education consultants with several years of experience and including many ex-teachers• A 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped• Excellent CPD and opportunities for progression• Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice if you refer a friend or colleagueThe schools aim is to foster a love of the English language in their students across all key stages they explore challenging texts from a range of cultures and literacy periods.Teaching is focussed upon developing students' skills in reading, writing, speaking and listening which they encourage them to do with imagination, confidence and purpose.The school itself is a high-performing, mixed comprehensive school serving the borough of Enfield, Brand new buildings surrounded by landscaped outdoor spaces and playing fields.The school is proud to serve its local community and is very popular option as a school choice. The school is looking for someone with the following qualities;A passion for delivering lessons in an innovative way Experience in teaching English at KS3-KS4 Excellent subject and curriculum knowledge Qualified teacher status or overseas trained Committed to the achievementThis is a fantastic opportunity for any based in Enfield or the surrounding boroughs such as Islington, Haringey and Waltham Forest.Please apply if you are looking for a new role for January 2021Due to COVID we are conducting video registrations until further notice for the protection of our staff Due to recent government advice with regards to COVID-19 Horizon in order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future. Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

Teaching Assistant - English

£70 - £95 per day
Are you an ambitious recent English graduate considering a rewarding career in education? Do you have a passion for English and want to share your knowledge with others?These are exceptional times with recruitment on hold for many sectors, however, schools are now fully reopen and are pressing on with recruitment. Horizon Teachers are working in partnership with an Outstanding secondary school in Hounslow who have a superb opportunity for an enthusiastic recent graduate to join as a full-time Teaching Assistant in September. The school has a vibrant learning community where staff and students are valued, respected, and cared for. You will be joining a friendly team of Teaching Assistants that support one another. Your role as a Teaching Assistant will be to support teachers and their students with additional needs, especially in English. It is an extremely rewarding role where you have a significant impact on these students' progress. If you are thinking of becoming a teacher, the school will provide a full academic years' work which will allow you to gain valuable experience and support your teaching training applications. If you are an enthusiastic, ambitious, and pro-active graduate that is exploring the idea of teaching and available to start a full-time role immediately, we would love to hear from you. Training, support and guidance will be provided by Horizon Teachers and the school. In order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff, we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future.The benefits of working with Horizon Teachers:• A team of specialist education consultants with over 80 years of combined experience and including many ex-teachers• Free safeguarding and behaviour management training• A 4.7* Google rating from teachers, support staff and schools we have helped• Opportunity to get a place on salaried teacher training with a school• Up to £200 in vouchers of your choice for successful referralsWe would love to hear from the following Teaching Assistant:• Passion for supporting children with English• Enthusiastic, pro-active and confident• Strong oral and written communication skills• Experience of working with children (in-school, tutoring, mentoring etc.)• Has a 2.1 English degree or above Please apply immediately with an up to date CV to find out more.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.

English Teacher

£27,596 - £40,035 per annum
Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever- GandhiThe reach of the English language cannot be understated, as the official language of many countries it is the language of international communication.Horizon Teachers are currently working with an outstanding Hillingdon based Secondary School seeking to appoint a passionate and inspirational English Teacher to start in October 2020.You do not need to hold qualified Teacher Status to be successful in this role however you must have experience teaching English in a School setting.Why Horizon Teachers? • Education specialist consultants, many ex-teachers themselves, with over a decade worth of industry experience.• We offer support through the whole process including CV formatting and interview preparation completely free of charge• A 4.7* rating on Google! Meaning we are highly trusted by the staff we have helped. • Free safeguarding and behaviour management trainingFurther information on this role:• Teaching English from KS3 to KS5 (Experience is essential)• Newly Qualified Teachers will be supported towards their induction year• Overseas and unqualified Teachers are welcome to apply• AQA Curriculum based• West London• You must have the right to work in the UKKnow someone who would love this role? Put them in touch and earn yourself £200 in vouchers.Please email your CV immediately to register your interest in this positionDue to recent government advice with regards to COVID-19 Horizon Teachers are currently working from home. In order to protect the health and welfare of our team, teachers and teaching support staff, we will be holding video interviews and consultations for the foreseeable future.Horizon Teachers is a specialist Education Recruitment Consultancy that helps Teachers and Support Staff find long term, permanent and interim employment in Primary, Secondary and Special Schools throughout London and the South East. As part of the registration process you will be required to have a DBS Check carried out and all original relevant qualifications will need to be sighted and copied before any work placement. For all teaching roles you will need to hold Qualified Teacher Status (QTS) or equivalent.  Horizon Teachers. Enhancing Children's Education.