Head of English

10 May 2017
09 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Head of English - London - Fantastic development opportunities! - September 2017 Start! - Offering an attractive TLR

Are you looking for an opportunity to work as part of a creative and supportive team, who are determined and driven on their mission to achieve the very best for their students?

Are you excited by the prospect of teaching well motivated and able children who have a track record of excellent behaviour?

If you answered "Yes" to the above, we are looking for you!

As a Head of English you must be:

*** Committed to ensuring that students maximise every opportunity to achieve academically and
*** Looking for a reflective learning community with a shared desire to work collaboratively and to
share best practice.
*** An inspirational teacher who can build positive relationships with students to motivated them to
achieve to their potential.
*** Have a track record for raising achievement and developing innovative practice.

The Role - Head of English

We are looking to assist in appointing a Lead Practitioner who has an excitement and drive for teaching and learning in order to make a difference to student achievement. The successful candidate needs to be excited about improving teaching and learning and will work alongside the Faculty to achieve this. You must be able to support EAL students and adapt lessons for those with differing abilities. The school is looking for someone who would be eager to throw themselves whole heartedly into the position and the extra-curricular life of the school. Above all, you must be passionate about your subject and want to pass this on to your students. This post is for a September start.

The Secondary School - Head of English

We are currently working with a school that is at a very exciting stage of its development. Currently undergoing a premises makeover costing upward of £30m, the new site will be state-of-the-art and will be an exceptional place of learning. The school became part of an excelling Academy Trust in 2014 and has gone from strength to strength. They are looking to appoint an Outstanding Head of English to join them from September to lead a growing department… and a growing school! This an excellent time to become part of this fantastic team and staff are presented with numerous development opportunities to advance and learn. Offering up to twice as many training days as standard, the sky's the limit! The school is non-denominational, non-selective and welcomes girls and boys from all backgrounds within the local community. The Senior Leadership Team realize that English is not only vital for the world of work, but that mastering the subject is key to being able to access the wider curriculum. With this in mind, they invest more time and resources than other schools, and give extra support where needed to make sure that Teachers are able to ensure their students make the progress necessary to achieve their potential.

How to apply -

For more information about this role, or any others we may be advertising please contact Jade Silva at The FRCE Recruitment Group or send your CV via email.

The FRCE Recruitment Group is committed to equality and value diversity. We welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation or age. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults.