This job expired on 27 November 2023

  • Start date details

    January 2024

  • Closing date

    27 November 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    10 November 2023

Job details

Visa sponsorship

No, visa sponsorship not available

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Pay Scale; L6 - L9

What skills and experience we're looking for

Ipswich Academy, part of Paradigm Trust, is seeking to appoint an inspirational, well qualified and motivated Head of English with a track record of achieving outstanding outcomes. The position would be an excellent opportunity for an experienced Teacher of English to take on a new challenge of leading this subject, or for an individual who is relatively new to the profession with the potential to move to senior leadership.

As Head of English at Ipswich Academy, you will support, develop and lead a team of teachers within your department, ensuring high standards of teaching and learning. The successful candidate will have the drive ability to provide effective curriculum planning and implementation of English across all key stages. You will be responsible for managing the work of all staff in your department, ensuring through consistent implementation, that the academy meets all of its obligations to staff and pupils.

What the school offers its staff

You will be joining a friendly and engaging workplace with benefits including:
  • Teachers’ Pension Scheme (TPS)

  • A strong commitment to professional development

  • We strive to be a family friendly employer

  • Employee counselling service

  • Cycle to work scheme

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About Ipswich Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1001 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01473 356250

"Good" co-educational Secondary school - ages 11-16

Arranging a visit to Ipswich Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email hr@paradigmtrust.org.

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