Senior School Teacher of English (part time)

Newcastle School for Boys is the only independent school in the north east of England providing continuity of education for boys only from age three to 18.  We are passionate about boys’ learning and the development of boys and young men of excellent character.

Boys are challenged and supported by dedicated teachers committed to each individual boy, their learning and character development.  We offer an education tailored to boys’ learning needs and underpinned by a strong school ethos. 

We are seeking to appoint a part-time (0.6 full-time equivalent) Senior School English teacher from September 2021.

The successful candidate will be a passionate and dynamic teacher able to deliver excellent outcomes across the ability range as well as the ability to:

  • Teach up to and including A level. (The ability to deliver sixth form media studies would be an advantage.)
  • Build positive and productive relationships with boys.
  • Contribute to boys’ character development within and beyond the English subject area.

This is an excellent opportunity to build on the success of a popular subject area.  A contribution to the pastoral and lively co-curricular life of the School is expected.

Applicants should complete and return our application form, together with a concise supporting letter detailing how their experience and ambitions would ensure the success of this role.

Applications may be e-mailed to the Headmaster’s personal assistant, Mrs Sharon Greener, at or posted to David Tickner, Headmaster, Newcastle School for Boys, The Grove, Gosforth, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE3 1NH.

The closing date for applications is Monday 26th April.

Newcastle School for Boys is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  To fulfil this responsibility, we follow a rigorous selection process. All successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check and other required pre-employment checks.

For further information, please contact:

Mrs Sharon Greener

Headmaster’s Personal Assistant


0191 255 9300

NSB – Job Description – Senior School Teacher

Application Form – 2020-21