Salary: £200 - £300 per day
Date Posted: October 24, 2018
Are you an English practitioner who loves inspiring young minds and is passionate about the subject? Do you have the potential to lead a team of English teachers to deliver success in a Head of Department role?
We are looking to recruit an energetic and enthusiastic Head of English who is passionate about their subject and inspirational to their students. This is an exciting time in the journey of our school; as such we are seeking to appoint the right English candidate to enable us to move forwards in our next chapter.
Who we are looking for?
Excellent subject knowledge
Thorough knowledge of the new national curriculum
Knowledge of new performance measures
Good working knowledge of examination specifications
Maintenance of good conduct and relationships
Proven track record of delivering consistently good, and often outstanding, teaching and learning, and good outcomes for students
In-depth knowledge of best practice in teaching, learning and assessment for, and of, learning
Thorough understanding of how to use performance data to monitor standards of attainment and to plan appropriate interventions
Excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to inspire confidence, trust and respect amongst staff, students and families
Excellent oral and communication skills and confidence in the use of new technologies
Experience of promoting a wide range of teaching methodologies