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Teacher of English - Full-time/Part-time

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School, Tunbridge Wells

  • Ref:KCC886-5464-135T
  • Posted:25/03/2024
  • Pay:Commensurate with experience
  • Start Date:September 2024
  • App Close Date:22/04/2024 at 09:00
  • Interviews:Confirmed on shortlisting


Teacher of ENGLISH

Start: September 2024

Salary: commensurate with experience

This is an excellent opportunity for an ambitious teacher of English to join a successful and highly collaborative department.  We are interested in applications from teachers with commitment to teaching English to A-Level and engagement in professional development, including ECTs. An interest in teaching Drama, English Language A-Level or Media would be an additional benefit. Applications for a part time role will be considered.

Bennett students are highly motivated and enthusiastic about learning and taking part in the huge range of enrichment activities that we offer. 

As the Kent Teaching School Hub, we are committed to providing strong and sustained professional development for all colleagues who work with us. 

Priority places at the school are available for children of staff.

Thank you for your interest. Should you wish to visit the school informally or to discuss any aspect of the advertised post before applying, please email: recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk

Closing date: 22 April 2024

Interview date will be confirmed on being short listed. We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive sufficient applications

For application form, please visit our website: www.bennettmemorial.co.uk and follow ‘Tenax Jobs link to job vacancies.

Completed Application Forms should be sent to recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk by the closing date. CVs will not be accepted.

Bennett Memorial Diocesan School is part of the Tenax Schools Trust.


The Tenax Schools Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and proactively model the school’s values.  All posts are subject to vetting checks and a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check. 

Information about the school

Situated in Tunbridge Wells, with excellent transport links to London, Bennett is a popular and over-subscribed academy with an enviable record of outstanding academic achievement over many years. A Church of England co-educational school with independent academy status

• 1,903 on roll including 400 in the Sixth Form • Judged Outstanding in every area by Ofsted in 2023 • World Class School Quality Mark reaccreditation in 2021
• Outstanding GCSE and A Level results • Excellent reputation; oversubscribed

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Mrs Karolina Seath, HR Manager
  • Address:Culverden Down, Tunbridge Wells , Kent, TN4 9SH
  • Telephone: (01892) 521595
  • Email: recruitment@bennett.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01892) 514424


Below are documents that have been added to this vacancy.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students. You are advised that this post is subject to the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (Amendment) (England and Wales) Order 2020 and therefore this post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). Please be aware that schools are also required to undertake online recruitment checks on shortlisted candidates under changes to Keeping Children Safe in Education.