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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    8 March 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    12 February 2024

Job details

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Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

MPS/UPS + TLR 1a

Head of English job summary

Required: Head of English

Date: September 2024

Salary: TLR 1a

Contract: Permanant

Term: Full Time

This is a full-time teaching position with the extra responsibility of Head of the Department.

Long Stratton High School, part of the Enrich Learning Trust family of schools, is a small secondary school in the heart of Norfolk. The school is good (top 3 in Norfolk based on Progress 8 in summer 2022) with well behaved, motivated and aspirational students. 

We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and enthusiastic Head of English to join our successful English Department and contribute to its dynamic and forward-thinking approach. 

The successful applicant will be: 

  • committed to the school’s vision of Achievement for All   
  • able to teach Key Stage 3 and 4;  
  • able to motivate and progress students;  
  • able to lead sustained improvement through innovative curriculum and inspirational teaching. 

For an informal discussion please contact Mr Kingsbury at the school on 01508 530418 or via bkingsbury@lshs.org.uk

We welcome those who wish to have a tour of the school prior to application.  

Enrich Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of its pupils and expects all those working at the Trust to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020). This means that certain convictions and cautions are considered ‘protected’ and do not need to be disclosed to employers, and if they are disclosed, employers cannot take them into account. Guidance about whether a conviction or caution should be disclosed can be found on the Ministry of Justice website: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-guidance-on-the-rehabilitation-of-offenders-act-1974

Commitment to safeguarding

Enrich Learning Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of pupils and expects employees to share this commitment. All offers of employment are subject to Enhanced DBS check, and where applicable, prohibition from teaching check will be completed for all applicants.
This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 (2013 and 2020). This means certain convictions and cautions are considered ‘protected’ and do not need to be disclosed to employers, if they are, employers cannot take them into account. Guidance about convictions or cautions can be found:
Ministry of Justice website: https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/new-guidance-on-the-rehabilitation-of-offenders-act-1974

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About Long Stratton High School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
682 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Long Stratton High School, part of the Enrich Learning Trust, is a rapidly growing secondary school in Norfolk. The school is good and one of the best in Norfolk (top 3 based on Progress 8 in Summer 2022), with well behaved, motivated and aspirational pupils.

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