Head of English, Hampton, Richmond upon Thames

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Hampton SchoolHampton, Richmond upon Thames

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Maternity Cover
Suitable for NQTs: No

HEAD OF ENGLISH - MATERNITY COVER 

TO START SEPTEMBER 2019    

This is an excellent opportunity to join a vibrant and highly successful department in an outstanding School.  The role would suit either a teacher aspiring to move into a middle management/leadership role or an experienced Head of English.

Hampton’s dynamic English Department aspires to engender a love for the written and spoken word and fundamentally believes in the power of literature to engage young minds. Alongside teaching responsibilities the role will be responsible for the management of this large department and taking a lead role in developing both the English curriculum and co-curricular programme.  Hampton is an academically selective school; the challenges include stretching the most able pupils up to Oxbridge level. 

Hampton is one of the country’s foremost independent schools and has an extensive and thriving co-curricular programme to which a contribution to the wider life of the School is expected. The School is also rated 'exceptional' by the Independent Schools Inspectorate (ISI) for pupils’ achievements and learning.

Hampton has its own generous salary scale and benefits package. 

The closing date for applications is Friday 15 February 2019 at 9am. The School reserves the right to commence or complete the interview process at any time prior to the closing date.

Further details of the post and an application form may be obtained from the Hampton School website www.hamptonschool.org.uk. Application forms to be sent to recruitment@hamptonschool.org.uk.

Hampton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and the successful applicant will be subject to child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and an enhanced disclosure through the DBS.Hampton School is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

Hampton School is a Registered Charity No 1120005. Company No 06264434.




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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Hanworth Road, Hampton, Middlesex, TW12 3HD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8979 5526
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Hampton is one of the country’s foremost independent schools for boys and for nearly 460 years, has been helping boys to fulfil their potential and realise their aspirations.  We are delighted that our examination results and university entrance...