Head of English

The Market Bosworth School, Nuneaton, Warwickshire, CV13 0JT

This job expired on 28 November 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Job start date

    17 April 2023

  • Closing date

    28 November 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    11 November 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Scale L3 to L7 (46,778 to £51,725)

What skills and experience we're looking for

To provide the highest level of subject leadership and management by thinking strategically and critically, thereby inspiring, challenging, motivating and empowering others in line with the ethos, values and vision for the school.

To continually improve the standards of their department to excellence.

What the school offers its staff

The Market Bosworth School is incredibly proud of its students and staff. We have excellent academic standards and work hard to create a safe and enjoyable learning environment for all. We have been recognised as an “Outstanding” school by Ofsted 3 times, in 2009, 2012 and 2018. We are one of just 18 secondary schools nationally to be named as a Lead school for the DfE Behaviour Hub programme, helping others develop a positive culture via school to school support.

This is an exciting time for The Market Bosworth School, as we build on our now established GCSE achievements of the last 6 years. For the last 3 years of published results, we have been the highest attaining school in Leicestershire. In 2022, 50% of all students gained a GCSE grade 9 to 7 in English and our overall school P8 progress score was +0.96.

We are ideally placed for commuting from a wide area, being situated about twenty minutes from Leicester in the rural and picturesque village of Market Bosworth. Whilst the majority of our staff live within Leicestershire, we have a number who commute daily from Warwickshire, Derbyshire, and Staffordshire.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Market Bosworth School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants must be willing to undergo appropriate child protection screening, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

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About The Market Bosworth School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
821 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01455 290251

The Market Bosworth School is very proud of its students and staff. We have excellent academic standards and work hard to create a safe and enjoyable learning environment for all. We have been rated as an “Outstanding” school by Ofsted 3 times in 2009, 2012 and most recently in 2018, where inspectors commented “A sense of care and nurture permeates the school”. Last year, the school achieved a progress 8 score of 0.80 and over 88% of students achieved 9 to 4 passes in both English and Maths. Provisional results for 2019 indicate similar outstanding success.

Arranging a visit to The Market Bosworth School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email kreynolds@tmbs.org.uk.

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