11 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    21 April 2021 at 12:00 pm

  • Date listed

    10 March 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
M4 - UPS3

Job summary

The English Department at Birkdale High School are a committed, collaborative and hard working team. This is an exciting opportunity to lead a Department who have worked hard to develop a knowledge rich, carefully sequenced and challenging curriculum. With visualisers in every classroom, an emphasis on modelling and fronted tier two vocabulary instruction, we ensure that we invest time and energy in strategies that most benefit our boys. Driven by the principles of cognitive science coupled with high expectations, we are proud to consistently achieve significantly above National Average progress for boys in English. We are looking for an outstanding, ambitious Head of English with high expectations to continue to drive improvements in this successful department.

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
780 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
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Contact phone number
01704 577253

About Birkdale High School

Birkdale High School is a popular and successful all-boys 11-16 comprehensive Academy with an excellent reputation, outstanding pastoral care and consistently above national average academic results.

Arranging a visit to Birkdale High School

Please ring 01704 577253 to arrange.

School location

Windy Harbour Road, Southport, Merseyside, PR8 3DT

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