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Head of English

Posted 6 February by Tradewind Recruitment Easy Apply Ended
Head of English - Greenwich - Ofsted graded 'Good' with lots of opportunity to make a difference - Permanent role MPS/UPS + TLR 1c (negotiable) - September 2018

Are you an English Teacher looking to step up into leadership, who already leads from the front and would benefit from autonomy, a supportive SLT and fantastic resources in your next career step?

Or maybe you are knowledgeable and inspiring current Leader of English looking for a new challenge in a school where you can really make a difference and strengthen your management expertise?

This well-regarded school in Greenwich are looking for exceptional teaching talent to drive high standards and bring fresh ideas, could this be your next challenge?

**Head of English - Permanent role starting September 2018 for the right person
**MPS/UPS + TLR 1c (negotiable)
**English team of 12 teachers - mixed tenures
**Large school located in Greenwich, Ofsted 'Good'
**Full investment in CPD for all staff

About the School - Head of English - Greenwich, South East London

This diverse and inclusive Secondary school in Greenwich is one of the first founded state schools in the country, with a rich heritage and commitment to serving the local community. Located in state of the art facilities and in enviable grounds, they are well placed to deliver a fantastic standard of education to young people entering an increasingly evolving world of commerce and arts. As with any large inner London school, there are challenges here, but not ones that cannot be surmounted, and staff, students and parents/carers work very cohesively to achieve the best outcomes for all. Staff and students are proud of this school, and with the solid leadership they have in place, they look forward to exciting times ahead for all.

About the Role - Head of English - Greenwich, South East London

Teachers here are engaging, inspiring and creative, using excellent links with institutions such as universities and theatre companies to bring English to life for dedicated students who want to learn and excel. Due to the current HOD English moving overseas they are now looking for an outstanding leader who can take an established team to new heights, bringing fresh ideas and striving for excellence from all. English is a very popular subject through to A - Level, with this year having the highest uptake yet. Your inspirational leadership will give you credibility across the departments. You will be used to going above and beyond, and able to bring fresh ideas to a team of mixed tenures. All the leaders at this school are happy to share knowledge and good practice ensuring the department achieves the very best results it can.

How to apply - Head of English - Greenwich, South East London

Does this sound like the next challenge for you? Or would you like to hear about other English Teaching or Leadership roles in South East London? Call Laura at Tradewind today on or apply online for an immediate call back!

Required skills

  • English
  • KS3
  • KS4
  • Head of Department
  • KS5
  • secondary
  • Lead Teacher
  • HOD
  • key stage four
  • key stage three
  • key stage five

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