Head of History

The Friary School, Lichfield, Staffordshire

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Job details

Job role Teacher
Subject History
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Main pay range 1 to Upper pay range 3, £24,373 to £40,490 with TLR responsibility allowance

Job summary

The Friary School is a popular and respected Lichfield secondary school which caters for well over a thousand local students and is consistently over-subscribed.

The school was judged ‘good’ by OFSTED (November 2017) and performs very strongly Indeed, the OFSTED Report was glowing in terms of celebrating extensive changes to school practice and flagged up “a culture of high aspiration” alongside “abundant energy and enthusiasm”, and celebrated that we were a “rapidly improving school” which has an “unwavering commitment to helping all pupils achieve highly”.

The school is very successful but retains a dynamic and ambitious approach and is wholly committed to delivering an excellent education for the families of Lichfield and the surrounding area. This energy is emphasised in our most recent OFSTED Report which relays “a culture of high aspiration”, “abundant energy and enthusiasm”, and an “unwavering commitment to helping all pupils achieve highly”. Equally, this environment is consistently producing superb exam results evidence in in the DfE Performance Tables.

A visit to the school will see a well-ordered, enthusiastic community and a site which continually undergoing extensive refurbishment and upgrading. The facilities are now superb and there remains a thriving performing arts and sports ethos tied to our old specialism.

Elsewhere, there are extensive extra-curricular activities, a busy Saturday School programme, large-scale community work, a buzzing PTFA and a genuine commitment to staff development.

The Friary is a school we are proud of and one that we are committed to making better and better and better.

Employee benefits

CPD to be provided as required.

Supporting documents

School overview

School type LA Maintained School
Education phase Secondary
School size 1115 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
Website The Friary School website (opens in a new window)
Contact email applications@friaryschool.co.uk

About The Friary School

The Friary School (www.friaryschool.co.uk) is a popular and respected Lichfield secondary school which caters for well over a thousand local students and is the most over-subscribed school in South Staffordshire.

School location

Eastern Avenue, Lichfield, Staffordshire, WS13 7EW