Head of English-Exceptional School-Islington
Are you a highly talented HOD or second in charge of English looking for a new post from September?
Would you like to lead a highly successful English department with a wealth of talented teachers and some of the best results at GCSE/A-Level in London? Would you like to this all at a vibrant inner London school that has just been graded as an Ofsted 'Outstanding' School?
Take-on a new challenge with this Head of English role and begin teaching at a multicultural secondary school with an impressive location in Islington, London.
- Head of English - September 2019
- Successful secondary located in Islington, London
- Permanent, Full-Time role - MPS/UPS plus TLR 1d
A multicultural secondary, this school is found in Islington and is located close to central London.It has a reputation for motivating low ability students to academic excellence and is a fully certified 'Training School'. The school is graded outstanding and when you arrive you can see why, it exudes excellence and ensures the best teaching at all times. The school was recently reported to be a centre of learning excellence amongst the community. The school makes excellent use of the opportunities afforded it thanks to an enviable working relationship with the local community.
As a Head of English you will be leading the highly successful English Department. As well as inspiring and leading your department staff, you will also be helping to manage the influx of pupils opting to take this subject at GCSE and A-Level through sharing the workload. As a Head of English you will be continuously monitoring students' achievement and developing strategies for learning to meet the lofty academic expectations of this high-achieving department. In general, you will be extending your current sphere of influence by taking on the role of Head of English while benefitting from additional TLR. You will have the chance to challenge the minds of some bright A-Level pupils, but prepare to be challenged yourself too!.
The school want to meet an enthusiastic Head of English who has worked previously in a high achieving school and a track record of 'Good' or better classroom practice. The ideal individual should be able to work with the Senior Leadership Team to identify areas in the school that can be improved upon with hard work and diligence. You must have the skills to meet the expectations of your colleagues, as well as setting high achievement targets for your pupils too.
This school is the perfect environment in which to grow your skills and experience, and to really enjoy teaching. Take advantage of this great opportunity to work as a Head of English in a multicultural secondary school in Islington, Central London; click 'Apply' to send your CV to Fiona Henri at EduStaff.
Please note: due to the volume of applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.