English Skills for your CV in the Education Industry

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English Skills List in the Education Industry

Below we have compiled a list of the most popular skills for an English role. We ranked the top skills based on the percentage of English job descriptions they appeared on. For example, 85% of English job descriptions contained english teacher as a required skill.

Skills

Popularity

english teacher
85%
qts
31%
english language
31%
english literature
31%
pgce
24%
secondary teacher
24%
english
24%
supply teacher
16%
cover teacher
16%
head of english
16%
secondary school teacher
16%
teacher of english
16%
english lecturer
16%
english tutor
16%
teacher
16%
language
8%
literacy
8%
literature
8%
nqt
8%
qtls
8%
secondary
8%
secondary education
8%
secondary school
8%
education
8%
mainstream primary
8%
primary
8%
gcse
8%
sen ta
8%
key stage 3
8%
ta
8%
key stage 4
8%
teaching assistant
8%

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