Assistant Head of English

St John Payne Catholic School, Chelmsford, Chelmsford, Essex


Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490

Job summary

St John Payne Catholic School is a friendly, supportive and successful secondary school with 1200 students including 170 in the sixth form. Our latest Ofsted report identified us as good with outstanding features, with an outstanding sixth form.

This is an opportunity for a well-qualified and experienced teacher of English to assist in the leadership of the department. We wish to recruit an excellent classroom practitioner with proven administrative ability to support the Head of Department in furthering the vision for the school. The department offers A Levels in English Language, English Literature, and Film Studies.

The successful candidate will have management experience within an English department and demonstrate a clear understanding of current developments in the subject. They will join a thriving department within a school that enjoys a long standing record of academic success and high quality pastoral care.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

KS3 and KS4 Science teaching experience. KS5 experience preferred but not essential

Employee benefits

TLR 2B - £4,655 per annum

More on how to apply

School overview

School type LA Maintained School, Roman Catholic
Education phase Secondary
School size 1138 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St John Payne Catholic School, Chelmsford website (opens in a new window)
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About St John Payne Catholic School, Chelmsford

School location

Patching Hall Lane, Chelmsford, Essex, CM1 4BS