Head of English

King Edward VII Academy, King's Lynn, Norfolk


Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £23,720 to £39,406

Job summary

To develop and implement a strategy for maximising achievement within the department, whilst developing high standards of engaging teaching and learning, developing staff skills and evolving a distinct and exciting curriculum through a collaborative approach. To ensure that the department operates in an efficient and professional manner in all of its work and that its priorities link closely to the strategic aims and plans of the Academy as a whole.TL

Essential educational requirements

Good degree in relevant subject area
Teaching qualification
QTS Status

Essential qualifications

Good degree in relevant subject area
Teaching qualification
QTS Status

Essential skills and experience

Secondary Classroom experience
Awareness of strategies available to improve the learning and achievement of all students
Ability to use student-level data to set ambitious individual and team targets
Finance and resource management experience
Ability to use a range of teaching and learning strategies
Knowledge of current issues and developments in education
Confident user of standard IT packages, particularly when used to enhance student learning

Employee benefits


More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1113 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website King Edward VII Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email recruitment@eastern-mat.co.uk

School location

Gaywood Road, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 2QB