It would depend on: a) the amount of competition. Recently there has been a shortage of good candidates for English posts in the S.E. , so there's hope there! b) how well you present yourself in your application. Read all the hints in the shortlisting clickables inside the Welcome thread - or sign up for the semibnar below. Or both! Best wishes. _____________________________________________________________ TheoGriff. Member of the TES Careers Advice Service. The TES Careers Advice service runs seminars and workshops, one-to-one careers and applications advice, one-to-one interview coaching and an application review service. I do Application and Interview one-to-ones, and also contribute to the Job Application Workshops. We look at application letters, executive summaries and interviews. By popular demand! In response to Tessers e-mailing in: another Job Seminar now on Saturday 14th May: www.tesweekendworkshop25.eventbrite.com The next Moving onto Leadship seminar is Sunday 15th May. http://tesweekendworkshop24.eventbrite.com/ E-mail Julia on email@example.com for how to book a meeting with me personally. Look forward to seeing you!