Director of English / Head of English / September 2017

38984.00 - 51127.00 GBP Annual + GBP38984 - GBP51127/annum Leadership Payscale
17 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Director of English - Up and coming Kent Academy

Are you a champion for English Literacy across your current School?

Do you have the talent to innovate to ensure that all staff and students can achieve their potential?

Can you demonstrate consistently successful outcomes for the students you have taught?

*** Director of English - Secondary in the heart of Kent
*** Vibrant, forward-thinking Academy
*** September 2017 post..CVs being shortlisted now!!
*** Brand new facilities
*** Courageous and innovative SLT
*** Highly regarded CPD scheme
*** Sharp uplift in A*-C grades
*** "Good" and "Outstanding" teaching

My client Head Teacher is seeking an inspirational leader as Director of English to lead the English department in this very exciting time for their Academy.

The new Director of English will have experience of sharing best practice and will lead by example. You will have a passion for developing the very best English Teachers, both experienced and newly qualified. You will join and promote the benefits of a highly regarded CPD scheme which has been proven to develop some of the very best teachers and leaders. In the latest Ofsted, the improvement in teaching to a consistently "good" and "outstanding" level was noted. The knock on effect of this excellent teaching has seen the A*-C grades rise significantly.

The Academy is really gathering momentum in its reputation for both providing exceptional teaching but also doing this in a truly inclusive environment. The Senior Leadership team's values incorporate innovation, ingenuity and a passion for consistently high standards of delivery. You will share their vision as the schools moves into its next stage of development.
The Secondary School is very close to a major structural redevelopment. Your input will be required to add the finishing touches to the English department build. Staff and pupils are equally excited to be working/studying in some inspirational new buildings. Part of your role will be to manage the expectation of the students and to build upon the renewed sense of pride in the school. Enrolment numbers are already up and this is set to continue.

The Secondary School is a mixed 11-18 school with approximately 800 on roll offering English to KS5. The School can be located in heart of Kent and the post in open both to Kent/Sussex residents and relocators.

So, if you are a Director of English, Head of department or a leader who has proven themselves capable of a HOD role then please send your CV to John at EduStaff today!!

Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted

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