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  • Start date details

    Autumn Term

  • Closing date

    24 June 2024 at 9am

  • Date listed

    6 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

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Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Subjects

Geography, History, Humanities

Working pattern

Full time

Contract type

Permanent

Full-time equivalent salary

£30,000 - £46,525

Pay scale

MPS1 - UPS3

Additional allowances

TLR 2.2 £5,342

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for a hard-working and enthusiastic person with high standards and the

ability to communicate and interact effectively with others as part of our school as a

Head of Humanities.

  • The leadership, day-to-day management and high standards of Head of Humanities along with the setting, development and implementation of policies, plans, targets, practices and procedures related to Subject Leadership within the context of the vision, ethos, aims and goals of the Trust;
  • To lead, develop and enhance the provision of whole school Humanities to ensure that all students’ progress beyond the expected rate of progress;
  • To effectively appraise, performance manage, line manage and deploy teaching and support staff as appropriate within the English area;
  • Undertaking responsibilities as a member of the Middle and Extended Leadership Teams of the school.

What the school offers its staff

SET Ixworth school is a small high school set in the picturesque Suffolk countryside. We are over-subscribed and will have around 600 pupils in the school by September 2024.

The school enjoys a positive reputation in the community, as evidenced by the high demand for Year 7 places in September 2024. The students demonstrate respect, motivation and very good behaviour in their learning.

The school's vision is to provide an education system that truly serves those it educates by always reflecting on and addressing individual needs, strengths, and interests. There is a Specialist Resource Base on site for around 12 pupils, supporting pupils with Communication & Interaction needs.

The school is currently a “good” school according to Ofsted, with an inspection from September 2019.

Commitment to safeguarding

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, therefore all applicants must be prepared to undergo a number of checks to confirm their suitability to work with children and young people. The Trust welcomes applications from all sectors of the community. In accordance with the Department of Education’s “Keeping Children Safe in Education”, references will be sought on all short-listed candidates before interview.

Applying for the job

If you're interested in teaching or training to teach in England as an international citizen, we can help you understand your next steps.

Please download the application form using the link below, and once completed send to recruitment@seckfordeducation.org.uk

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About Set Ixworth School

School type
Free School, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
482 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Phone number
01359 234050

SET Ixworth school is a small / medium-sized high school set in the wonderful Suffolk countryside. We are over-subscribed and will have over 600 pupils in the school by September 2024.

The school enjoys a positive reputation in the community, as evidenced by the high demand for Year 7 places in September 2024. The students demonstrate respect, motivation and good behaviour in their learning.

The school's vision is to provide an education system that truly serves those it educates by always reflecting on and addressing individual needs, strengths, and interests. There is a Specialist Resource Base on site for around 12 pupils, supporting pupils with Special Educational Needs & Disabilities.

The school is currently a “good” school according to Ofsted, with an inspection from September 2019.

Arranging a visit to Set Ixworth School

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

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