Head of English - Closing Date: 1st April 2019

MPR/UPR + TLR 1 (£7,853-£9,661) - but there is potential opportunity to be placed on the Leadership Spine

Closing date: Monday 1 April 2019

Required: September 2019

We have a unique opportunity to appoint a dynamic and innovative Head of English to lead the English Department and teach English at all key stages. There may be an opportunity for further responsibility dependent upon suitable experience.

Our students are high achievers who are focused, hardworking and self-motivated; many go on to further study at top universities. Progress 8 is an outstanding +1.22, ranking the school as one of the highest achieving state schools in the country.

Colchester County High School for Girls is a selective girls’ grammar school and lead school for Alpha Trust. This school is a stimulating and friendly environment to work in, with an established programme of staff induction, training and development opportunities across Alpha Trust and NEETSA, the local Teaching School Alliance. The Executive Principal is an NLE. We are an outward-facing establishment committed to professional development and teacher-led action research. This is an amazing environment in which to teach and learn; creativity and innovation abound!

Colchester County High School for Girls is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an enhanced check by the Disclosure and Barring Service.

All applications must be on the school application form and supported by a covering letter, addressed to the Executive Principal, outlining suitability for the post. SEnd you rcompleted application form to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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