Head of English, Gloucestershire

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Beaudesert Park SchoolGloucestershire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire


This is an exciting opportunity to lead a key department at one of the country's leading co-ed prep schools.  The successful applicant will have a proven track record of preparing children for entrance examinations.  Our new Head of English will provide energy, ideas and leadership to an already vibrant department.  This post will suit an ambitious English teacher looking for promotion or a present Head of English seeking a new challenge.  The successful applicant will be well supported with administrative help to ensure teaching is their prime focus. 

The successful candidate will be expected to teach throughout the Prep school including CE and play a full part in the life of this successful, forward-looking family school.  Beaudesert is an independent boarding and day co-ed Prep School with a Pre-prep department (450 pupils).

Accommodation available.  Wonderful Cotswold surroundings. The School has its own salary scale. 

For further details of the post, please contact the Headmaster's PA on 01453 832072 or by email to r.hainsworth@bps.school. Please apply in writing with a covering letter, CV and the names of 2 referees to: The Headmaster, Beaudesert Park, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire, GL6 9AF. These can be sent by post or by email. Closing Date: Friday 20th April 2018.

First round interviews will commence the week of 23rd April 2018.

The successful candidate will be expected to start in September 2018 or January 2019.

Beaudesert Park is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo an advanced child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Criminal Records Bureau.

Job location

More about Beaudesert Park School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 13 years
Address: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6 9AF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1453 832072
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Visit www.beaudesert.gloucs.sch.uk for more information about Beaudesert.