Teacher of English - Subject Leader

Fulston Manor School, Sittingbourne, Kent, ME10 4EG

3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 January 2023

  • Application deadline

    30 September 2022 at 5pm

  • Date listed

    7 September 2022

Job details

Key stages

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS + TLR

Additional allowances

TLR

Teacher of English - Subject Leader job summary

If you are looking to take the next exciting step in your career, we are offering an excellent opportunity for an ambitious, talented individual looking to develop their career further and move into middle leadership in a school.

We are looking for a well-qualified, enthusiastic and experienced teacher to take responsibility for English. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of successful teaching as well as being able to demonstrate the ability to motivate and lead teams of staff. The candidate may have had previous experience as a Key Stage Co-ordinator or similar and they will have a genuine interest and passion for inspiring young people with an engaging curriculum.

The successful candidate will join the school’s highly successful and enthusiastic English department working and collaborating with an exceptionally dedicated and talented team of practitioners and led by a Director of English who sits on the Senior team in the school.

What we are looking for:

  • An excellent English specialist, who is ready to develop their leadership skills
  • A strategic thinker to shape the future of the subject and positively lead the department whilst being a well-organised, determined and proactive operational subject leader
  • A passion to build on attainment and achievement at KS3, KS4 and KS5 through a positive attitude from staff, students and parents
  • A proven teacher, who has driven up attainment and progress in English
  • Someone keen to make a difference to the lives of young people
  • Someone looking to join a community that works to develop young people into successful citizens.
  • Someone ready to work with young people both in lessons and as a tutor.

What Fulston Manor School can offer you:

  • Mentoring and high-level training
  • Encouragement to develop your career with excellent promotion opportunities
  • A family atmosphere with welcoming staff and students
  • A caring environment with well-being and work/life balance at its core.
  • To be part of a whole school team – working together to achieve and valuing every individual’s contribution

Applications are invited from experienced teachers who possess the skills, enthusiasm, and commitment necessary to ensure our students succeed and develop in our nurturing community. We are looking to develop staff that want to join our community and be a part of it, we provide a range of CPD opportunities to develop people’s careers, including access to the NPQ qualification suites.

We reserve the right to withdraw the advertisement early and to interview candidates during the advertisement window; candidates are therefore encouraged to apply at their earliest convenience.

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.



Applying for the job

The starting date for this post will be January 2023. If you are interested and would like to apply please complete the school’s application form, which can be found on the school website (www.fulstonmanor.kent.sch.uk) and send this in to the Headteacher with a covering letter (email acceptable). Applications by CV will not be accepted.

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Supporting documents

If you need these documents in an accessible format, please contact the school.

About Fulston Manor School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1357 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Contact phone number
01795 412602

Fulston Manor is consistently one of the highest performing non-selective schools in Kent, this success is based on the quality of our staff and the excellence of our induction and support programmes. The school offers an outstanding learning environment for all its students.

Fulston Manor is focused on developing students into young citizens capable of making a difference. Here, at Fulston, we have a strong pastoral system at our core and we pride ourselves on being about strong traditional family values. All staff and students, who join us, are joining the Fulston family and we look forward to welcoming you to this community.

Arranging a visit to Fulston Manor School

Please contact Mrs M Smith (PA to Executive Headteacher) to arrange a visit - 01795 412602 or msmith@fulstonmanor.kent.sch.uk

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