Part – time English Teacher
Red Balloon Cambridge

Location: Norfolk Street and Warkworth Terrace, Cambridge

Hours: 16 to 32 hours per week (to be discussed at interview). Times to be discussed (could be spread over 5 days). 38 weeks per year (including 2 weeks non contact).

Salary: from £21,864 pro rata depending on experience.


Red Balloon Learner Centre, Cambridge is recruiting for a part time English teacher.

We work with young people aged 11 to 18 who have been severely bullied and/or experience high levels of anxiety about attending school. We provide a safe environment with clear boundaries for behaviour, and an individual full-time academic, pastoral and therapeutic programme. Once students have regained their confidence and are able to cope academically and socially, we support their return to mainstream school or college or into employment. It is important that the jobholder concurs with this aim.

The following teaching opportunity is currently available;

Teacher of English – Part time – 16 to 32 hours per week (to be discussed at interview).

Salary from £21,864 pro rata depending on experience.

For further details, please download the job description and person specification for the role.

For further information and to apply please email the Centre Coordinator at


Application Pack

English Teacher

Application form

English Teacher

To Apply

To apply please complete an application form available at the link above. CVs are not accepted for this post.

Please email your application form including details of your suitability for this post to or post it to

Jessica Lechner, Coordinator
Red Balloon
57 Warkworth Terrace

Any offer of employment will be subject to references and Enhanced DBS check.

Closing date

The closing date for applications is Wednesday 8th December 2021 at 5pm.

Interviews will be held on Tuesday 14th December 2021.

Shortlisted applicants will be notified on Friday 10th December 2021 and will be invited to prepare two lesson plans for presentation to the panel. Please keep the interview date free.

The person appointed will be subjected to an Enhanced DBS check.

Red Balloon is an Equal Opportunities Employer.