This job expired on 1 March 2024

  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    1 March 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    15 February 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


What skills and experience we're looking for

■Are excellent teachers and ethical leaders, with values and integrity at the heart of any leadership philosophy and outlook rather than ego or status.

■Have excellent communication and people skills alongside emotional intelligence.

■Understand what excellent teaching and learning looks like, can demonstrate this themselves, and develop this in others.

■Are passionate about the transformative power of education, care about young people, and are willing to challenge complacency in order to ensure the best possible outcomes for all learners.

What the school offers its staff

In return we can offer you,

  • The support of a vibrant, driven senior team,
  • A fantastic modern building,
  • Excellent CPD opportunities.
  • Great students to work with.

Commitment to safeguarding

Longbenton High School is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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About Longbenton High School

School type
Local authority maintained school, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
906 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

We are a highly aspirational, truly comprehensive 11-18 secondary school of around 1,000 students in North Tyneside. Our vision is ambitious and unapologetic: we are creating change in order to be the school of first choice in the local area. We are passionate about equality, fairness and our students achieving the very best they can. We are proud of our traditional values: kindness, integrity, determination, manners, ambition, and positivity. We are a fully inclusive school, in a wonderful modern building, that is dedicated to both supporting and challenging all members of our diverse community and to developing the potential in all our students, regardless of their starting points. Ours is a calm and orderly work environment, based upon high standards of behaviour and an ethos of trust and care. We were rated Good by OFSTED in June 2022 and are oversubscribed for Year 7 admissions.

Arranging a visit to Longbenton High School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email lhs@longbenton.org.uk.

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