Leading Practitioner English

Glyn School, Epsom, Surrey, KT17 1NB

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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    18 May 2022 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    28 April 2022

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Leading Practitioner - Commensurate to experience

Leading Practitioner English job summary

Are you an English Lead Practitioner looking for a new role in an 'Outstanding' school?

Your opportunity:

Glyn School is seeking to appoint an innovative, dynamic and passionate teacher to join our successful English, Media & Literacy Faculty as Lead Practitioner of English. Glyn School has developed a reputation for challenging and stretching students with engaging and enriching teaching across all key stages. The successful applicant will join a large Lead Practitioner team and will be central to the continuation and development of the outstanding teaching that takes place across the school.

As a Lead Practitioner at Glyn School, you will have plenty of opportunities for professional development and growth. Working as part of the GLF Trust comprising of 41 schools, we are able to support you with career pathways for progression.

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About Glyn School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1702 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18

About Glyn School:

Why should you teach at Glyn School?

Glyn School is a high performing school, with an Ofsted ranking of ‘Outstanding’ since 2009. Ours is a vibrant school for boys aged 11-16 with a flourishing and successful mixed Sixth Form. Founded in 1927, we have a rich history of academic, sporting and artistic excellence and in 2014 we were designated a teaching school, one of a select number that represent the most outstanding and innovative practice nationally. Our values sit at the heart of all we do and underpins our aspiration that every student leaves us equipped with the resilience and drive that will enable them to forge rewarding futures for themselves.

Learning and Teaching is at the heart of Glyn School. We aim to deliver lessons that inspire and engage students who will then go on to fulfil and exceed their potential. Teachers who have a passion for their subject and build strong relationships with their students cultivate a ‘love of learning’ that ultimately sees the young people we teach make exceptional progress. We firmly believe that high quality professional development is an important part of excellent teaching and we enthusiastically pursue ongoing teacher development: CPD, no matter where a teacher is in their career, is part of the fabric and culture of the school. To learn more about how Learning and Teaching underpin our school, please visit the Learning and Teaching section of our website.

What we are looking for:

The successful candidate will need to:

Be an outstanding classroom practitioner.
Have excellent leadership and communication skills.
Be able to work as a team leading whole school learning and teaching.
Deliver whole school CPD.
Provide support to colleagues as part of our successful coaching programme.
Why work at Glyn School:

You will have the opportunity to work as part of a large team of Leading Practitioners.
An environment where the focus is on high quality teaching.
An environment where senior and middle leaders offer exceptional support for staff well-being.
A culture of coaching with regular career development meetings offered with the Headteacher.
Exceptional CPD opportunities through our tailored CPD programme.
An opportunity to further accelerate your career as part of a collaborative environment within GLF Schools.
Thrive in a career at GLF Schools

GLF Schools is a dynamic, innovative and forward thinking Academy Trust with many career opportunities for new and existing staff. Each school in our Trust has its own individual identity, while benefitting from the expertise that comes from dedicated and experienced regional and Trust teams. Our schools serve to meet the needs of its own community yet all are united in their core purpose of providing an outstanding educational experience. GLF Schools has a generous employment offer, which allows our colleagues to Grow, Learn and Flourish. Our offer includes:

Continuous Professional Development

Work life and family friendly policies

Flexible Working

Staff Wellbeing

Career Pathways and Talent Management

Staff Benefits

Community and Collaboration

Valued Worker Scheme

The Details:

Start date: September 2022

Contract type: Permanent

Pay Scale: GLF Leading Practitioners Pay Range (Fringe)

Pay Range: Commensurate to experience

Closing date for advert: Wednesday, 18 May 2022

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