Cox Green School

Teacher of English, Maidenhead

Location: Maidenhead SL6 3AX

Salary: MPS/UPS

Working Pattern: Required for April 2020Full/part time

Closing date: 25 March 2020


Cox Green is a well-established co-educational Academy school, situated in the heart of the community of Cox Green, Maidenhead. We have been graded “good” by Ofsted, described as “committed to achievement with high aspirations for pupils” and are oversubscribed year-on-year; testimony to the quality of teaching and learning we provide. As one of the top performing schools in the area, we take pride in getting the most out of each of our students. In 2019, 80% of our GCSE students achieved grades 4+ in English and 74% in Maths. Visitors comment on the excellent relationships that exist and that student behaviour is very good. Ofsted described the school described as friendly and harmonious, where individuals matter and successes are celebrated. Our students thrive in an environment committed to achievement, supported by our team of excellent teachers and pastoral staff.

English at Cox Green is entering a dynamic and exciting phase, which will suit you if you have a passion for the subject and a passion for quality first teaching. The department offers a wide variety of extra-curricular trips and visits as well as bringing the curriculum to life through author visits, house activities, competitions, and workshops, which inspire our students. The ethos for English at Cox Green is closely aligned to that of the whole school where we expect our students to fulfil their potential academically, personally and socially.

We are seeking a passionate teacher who is able to deliver excellent lessons that are exciting, engaging and inclusive. Suitable for an NQT or an experienced teacher. An experienced teacher would ideally have proven experience of teaching at KS3, KS4 and KS5.

We place great emphasis on staff professional development and we offer outstanding training and support. Cox Green School also takes a leading role in the Teach Maidenhead programme, the region's teacher training provider.

As a thriving and developing school we seek to develop leadership internally with a variety of TLR responsibilities.

Full details and application packs for this post can be downloaded from the school website:

Please return your application form to Karen Warner:

Closing date: Tuesday 25 February 2020
Interviews to be held: To be confirmed

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Cox Green School: a company limited by guarantee
Registered in England: Company Number: 07831255
Registered Office: Highfield Lane, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 3AX

Cox Green School
Highfield Lane, Maidenhead, Berkshire SL6 3AX
Tel: 01628 629415
Headteacher: Frances Walsh