English Teacher

Job Description

Are you a passionate English teacher looking to make a change? Flourish Education are recruiting a secondary English teacher to join our team, to work in various secondary schools in Birmingham on a day-to-day basis.

Working as a Supply Teacher for Flourish Education allows you to work where and when you want- providing you with a great work-life balance! Working as a supply teacher on a day- to-day basis requires no planning or meetings, which takes away all the additional pressure of teaching. This lets you continue doing what you love, which is teaching while assisting children in reaching their full potential in Key Stage three and four. 

This Secondary school which has a ‘Good’ Ofsted rating, has strong community values and is looking for a maths teacher to join their Maths Department for their Key Stage 3 and 4 (KS3 and KS4) students.

As this is day-to day supply teacher role, you will not be expected to plan lessons, mark work and attend staff meetings however you will be expected to:

  • Deliver lessons and work set out by the regular English Teacher
  • Create a motivating learning environment within the classroom
  • To manage behaviour in the classroom as per the school behaviour policy
  • Support and monitor student’s progression in lessons
  • Mark students’ work in line with the school’s marking policy at the end of every day, when required

To apply for this English Teacher role, you will need:

  • Must have the relevant teacher status: QTS /ECT’S (formerly NQTs) are encouraged to apply
  • Experience in teaching English in line with the National Curriculum in a UK Secondary School
  • Excellent subject knowledge of English in Key Stages 3 and 4 is essential
  • Ability to manage a classroom with excellent communication skills
  • Excellent behaviour and classroom management skills
  • Contract references from all employment in the last 24 months

Our Promise to You!

We promise that we will never pressure you into working and will only offer you supply work, where and when you want it, allowing you to fit work around your other commitments – giving you a great work life balance.

As well as only working the days you want to work, in schools you will love and up to £100 welcome to the team bonus; working as an English Teacher for Flourish Education also offers you other excellent benefits, including:

  • Competitive salary- Day rate of £130 to £200 per day, depending on experience. This equates to £26,350 to £39,000 per annum based on working 5 days a week for a full school year
  • The option of PAYE or Umbrella
  • Holiday Pay - for PAYE candidates you accrue this at 14.36% of your day rate
  • Weekly pay
  • Pension Contributions
  • Free KCSIE-compliant Safeguarding and Prevent Duty Training inclusive of modules relating to legislation, FGM and abuse
  • Refer a Friend bonus scheme
  • £100 welcome to the team bonus paid automatically after working 10 days
  • Regular contact throughout the registration process and once you are at work.

This school is in South Birmingham and is easily accessible from Solihull, Yardley Wood,  Kings Heath, Kings Norton, Hall Green, Acocks Green, and more

Interested in this rewarding role? Apply now or call and ask for Mariam for more information.


Flourish Education Ltd is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects every candidate to share this commitment. All candidates are subject to a satisfactory Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check. It is an offence to apply for the role if you are barred from engaging in regulated activity relevant to children. Flourish Education is acting as an employment and business agency.

Join the Flourish Team

We are currently recruiting for Primary Teachers, Secondary Subject Teachers, Early Career Teachers (ECT), Teaching Assistants (TA’s), Heads of Department, Learning Support Practitioners, Learning Support Assistants, Head Teachers, Assistant Principals, Senior Leadership Team (SLT) members, experienced School Administrators, Bursars, Caretakers and Lunchtime Supervisors to join our team across the West Midlands.