Head of English Redruth School, Redruth, Cornwall

Job description

Redruth School is one of the most progressive schools in Cornwall and we would like someone who is passionate about learning to join us on our journey to outstanding. You would be joining a vibrant, committed workforce in beautiful West Cornwall.

We are looking to appoint a Head of English with the desire to join the senior leadership team immediately or within a short period of time. The successful candidate will have excellent subject knowledge and a passion for English, and will empower our students to exceed expectations across Key Stages 3 and 4. You can expect to join a supportive department of committed and hardworking staff who are collectively passionate and proud of their teaching activities that inspire and nurture our learners. The post provides an excellent opportunity to work in a high-quality and well-resourced environment.

This is an exciting opportunity for a talented and experienced leader with a passion for their subject and student learning. If you have the necessary energy, enthusiasm and motivation to make a difference, we would welcome your application.

Essential educational requirements

Relevant degree
Further qualifications as appropriate

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Inspirational leader with capacity to lead a large Faculty
Ambition to join the Senior Leadership Team
Proven track record
Ability to set and meet challenging targets
Role model in terms of pedagogy and methodology

Employee benefits

Salary negotiable - to be discussed at interview

About Redruth School

Tolgus Vean, Redruth, Cornwall, TR15 1TA
LA Maintained School
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