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Assistant Head of Department in English

Dartford Grammar School, Dartford, Kent

Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £25,543 to £41,635

Job summary

‘THE SUNDAY TIMES SCHOOL OF THE YEAR’

Enjoy teaching at
DARTFORD GRAMMAR SCHOOL
Roll: 1510 (591 in the sixth form)
(Boys 11-18, Girls 16-18)

ASSISTANT HEAD OF DEPARTMENT IN ENGLISH
(with responsibility for Key Stage 4 English Language and Literature)
required for September 2020
(MPS/UPS + TLR 2b + LFA)

An enthusiastic and committed teacher to help lead a highly popular department in a school offering excellence within the state sector.

The post would be equally suitable for exceptional new entrant to the profession or more experienced teacher who would like to further their teaching responsibilities in managing Key Stage 4 English Language and Literature.

Dartford Grammar School is one of the highest performing schools nationally at Key Stage 4 and Key Stage 5, with excellent facilities designated as ’outstandingly successful’ in successive national and international inspections. All sixth form students study English as part of their post 16 studies. The ability to teach across all Key Stages and a willingness to be an active participant in the extra-curricular life of the school are important.

We are keen to hear from you if you are:
• an excellent classroom practitioner
• committed to raising achievement and transforming learning
• well-organised, proactive and able to work effectively as part of a team

We can offer you:
• the opportunity to inspire highly able and well-motivated students to fulfil and exceed their potential
• a dynamic and supportive working environment
• a well-established Induction Programme
• opportunities for professional development

For further details and an application pack please contact the school (telephone: 01322 223039; fax: 01322 291426; e-mail: adennett@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk

Please return a completed application form, to the Headmaster, Mr W J Oakes, Dartford Grammar School, West Hill, Dartford, Kent DA1 2HW.

Essential educational requirements

Degree

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

Experienced Teacher

Employee benefits

CPD
Beckets Sports Centre Membership

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1507 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Dartford Grammar School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email adennett@dartfordgrammarschool.org.uk

About Dartford Grammar School

School location

West Hill, Dartford, Kent, DA1 2HW