Deputy Head of English Ron Dearing UTC, Hull

Job description

The Governors and Principal of Ron Dearing University Technical College (RDUTC) seek a talented Deputy Head of English to support the Head of Department to lead the curriculum and teaching and learning in our progressive school. The successful candidate will also teach English Language and English Literature to GCSE and, if possible, English Literature to A Level.

Essential educational requirements

• English or related degree

Essential qualifications

• Qualified Teacher Status
Other Qualifications
• Evidence of additional training
• Evidence of further relevant study

Essential skills and experience

• Experience of teaching GCSE English Language and English Literature
• Experience as a Form Tutor
• Knowledge of the KS3 English curriculum
• Knowledge of the GCSE English Language curriculum
• Knowledge of the GCSE English Literature curriculum
• Knowledge of the A Level English Literature curriculum
Other Experience
• Experience of teaching English Literature to A Level
• Experience of leading an aspect of the English Curriculum
• Experience of using ICT to engage students with learning
• Experience of monitoring student progress using SIMs
• Experience of co-ordinating intervention programmes for students at risk of underachievement

Employee benefits

TLR 2 - £2,796

About Ron Dearing UTC

RDUTC is a school for 14-19 year olds which opened in Hull city centre in September 2017. Working in close partnership with The University of Hull and the region’s leading employers we aim to revolutionise the education system in the UK by offering our students a totally unique way to learn. We provide a high quality education to ensure our students acquire the academic and professional qualifications and the personal and employability skills they need to give them the edge in our rapidly evolving digital world. Digital is one of our specialisms and underpins everything we do. We offer a range of Technical Digital and Creative Digital qualifications in Key Stage 4 and the Sixth Form and are one of most technologically advanced schools in the country. This is not your average teaching role… this truly is a once in a lifetime opportunity to make your mark on education in this country. Together we will develop our revolutionary curriculum and teaching and learning approaches. We will do this within a state of the art building with access to the best facilities and equipment available. We will work with students who embrace our educational vision and who have proactively chosen to attend our school. If this opportunity excites you as much as it does us, please request an application pack. We look forward to hearing from you!

Kingston Square, Hull, HU2 8BQ
Free School