Head of Department - Health and Social Care, Mirfield

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The Mirfield Free Grammar And Sixth FormMirfield

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Start date: Easter 2018 (can be flexible)
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MS/UPS plus TLR2A (£2665)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This is a truly exciting opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious Health & Social Care specialist to lead the department here at The Mirfield Free Grammar & Sixth Form. As the Head of Department you will be instrumental in inspiring and motivating both your team and our students. You will play a key role in helping to drive the Academy forward; raising standards and creating outstanding life chances for educational achievement.

We are looking to recruit an education professional who is passionate about the teaching of Health & Social Care. We are looking for someone who wants to inspire, is excited by learning and has a desire to further develop a career within a small, but ambitious, Multi-Academy Trust. The successful candidate must be highly motivated and driven by the desire to lead a team in delivering high standards of Teaching and Learning.

As standard, we offer ongoing Continuous Professional Development covering all aspects of teaching, learning and leadership - preparing you for the next phase of your career. 

The journey thus far has been quite amazing for the Trust and going forward will continue to offer even greater challenge, excitement, opportunity and reward. 

To apply for the position please send your application form to Alison Haldenby, Director of HR at aha@themfg.co.uk. Alternatively, for an informal discussion in confidence, please contact Alison on 01924 481935.

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More about The Mirfield Free Grammar And Sixth Form
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Kitson Hill Road, Mirfield, West Yorkshire, WF14 9EZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 483 660

Founded in 1667 The Mirfield Free Grammar and Sixth Form has a long established tradition of success and promotes values such as respect, honesty, integrity, morality and courtesy. We are an Outstanding Academy, and National Support School. We were r...