Head of English
School: Secondary School with sixth form, near Skegness, Lincolnshire
Job title: Head of English
Start date: April 2014
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 1a
Closing date: At noon, Monday 13th January 2014
This secondary academy is a small, bi-lateral academy catering for students between the ages of 11-19. Bi-lateral means that we are a secondary academy with a grammar stream in each year of entry. Students are organised into groups of similar ability, taking into account their 11+ results and recommendations received from primary headteachers. This means our most able students achieve the highest academic standards in the best grammar school tradition. The academy caters for all abilities and offers a full range of curriculum opportunities in modern, purpose-built facilities, enjoying the latest technologies.
We are seeking to appoint an innovative and dynamic Head of English who is an experienced practitioner with a proven record of excellent teaching and student progress. The role is suited to an outstanding teacher ready to become an exceptional curriculum leader.
Knowledge, Skills & Personal Qualities:
- Qualified Teacher Status
- Qualified to deliver the English across Key Stages 3 - 5
- Proven track record of excellent teaching and student progress
- An excellent communicator
- A reflective practitioner who is willing to take an active role in the wider life of the school
Our school will provide a highly supportive working environment. We are committed to professional development and therefore there is an excellent training programme in place as well as opportunities for career progression.
To apply and for further information, please contact Tarja Aila at Capita Education Resourcing, tel. 0800 022 3829 or email .
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced criminal records check (DBS).