Head of English
Head of English
Are you an experienced English practitioner looking for a Head of English role?
Do you thrive on a challenge a lead from the front both inside and outside the classroom?
This permanent Head of English role is for a large and modern secondary school close to Central London. They have recently had a new Senior Leadership Team in place who are making great strides in restoring this school to it’s rightful place as one of the leading school in the area and now need a confident, capable and passionate Head of English to lead the department of talented teachers and practitioners.
*** Head of English position
*** Central London Location – Zone 2
*** 5 minutes walk from local tube station and ample staff parking
*** Modern building with excellent facilities and resources
*** First class Leadership Team with proven background in producing Outstanding schools
*** Excellent rates of pay – Inner London Pay Scale
*** Starting September, Interviewing NOW!
*** Head of Department / Head of English role
To be considered for the Head of English post you will need to be an experienced English Teacher who has proven your skills both teaching in the classroom but also leading and supporting your colleagues out of the classroom environment. Above all you must be diligent and dedicated and relish the challenge that comes with helping to improve and restore the school to consistently outstanding levels of teaching and learning.
In your role as Head of English you will be given a sensible and manageable timetable which will include class teaching but also affords the required time to managing staff and leading the department. Support from Senior Leadership will be on hand as they pride themselves on operating an ‘open door’ policy to all staff but in particular Middle Leaders.