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Head of English

Wrekin CollegeTelford and Wrekin

HMC Co-educational Boarding and Day 11 - 18

Head of English (Full-time)

To start September 2021

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic leader with a passion for their subject.  This full-time post offers the opportunity to oversee, shape and develop an important department in the Wrekin curriculum at both GCSE and A level.  Real consideration will be given to applicants with the aptitude to lead a department who have not yet had the opportunity to do this.

The successful candidate will be an inspirational subject teacher, with initiative, good communication skills, and a passion for English.  They will continue to drive the department forwards, leading a strong and experienced team of teaching staff, ensuring excellent academic results whilst continuing to raise the profile of the subjects both within and outside of the school.

Wrekin College is a busy school set within its own attractive and spacious grounds.  A willingness to be fully involved in the school’s co-curricular programme and the whole life of the school is important. This will include Saturday morning activities and an evening boarding duty.  Accommodation may be available for the successful candidate.

Application forms and further details of the post are available from www.wrekincollege.com, the Human Resources Manager on 01952 265730 or by e-mail from hr@wrekincollege.com.  The completed forms with full curriculum vitae and letters of application should be sent to hr@wrekincollege.com by Thursday January 28th 2021.

Wrekin College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people.  The successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced disclosure and barring list check.

Registered Charity No. 528417

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