Head of English, Wigan

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Hindley High SchoolWigan

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS-UPS plus TLR1d (£13027 equivalent)
Contract term: Permanent

Our school is a thriving 11-16 foundation comprehensive which is committed to challenge for all and support when needed. We provide learning opportunities to allow everyone to develop their knowledge, skills and attitude so that they can become outstanding young adults. Our culture celebrates and rewards those high standards.

We require an enthusiastic, highly motivated and inspiring Head of English from September 2018.

Our English department is housed in a newly refurbished suite of nine teaching rooms, each with state of the art learning walls.

We recognise that the study of English requires that students see themselves as active participants in reading, understanding and creating. As such, the department offers pupils many opportunities to experience enrichment and extra-curricular activities.

We place huge value on staff CPD and invest to ensure required training is available. We are very proud that we have been particularly successful with middle leaders completing the NPQML and teaching leaders programme – with one colleague recently being awarded the teaching leaders special award.

To obtain an application pack, arrange a visit or for an informal chat about working at the school please contact Diane Jamieson or Katie Mcwilliams at permanent@visionforeducation.co.uk or call on 0191 267 6555 or 07713 323792.

Further background information is available on our website:  http://www.hindleyhs.wigan.sch.uk/

The closing date is 12noon on Monday 19th March and your completed application should be returned to Diane Jamieson via email before then to be considered.
Interviews will take place week commencing 19th March 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The successful candidate will require a DBS check.

Headteacher: Dr Ian Butterfield
Mornington Road, Hindley, Wigan,
Tel: 01942 767704
Number on Roll: 886

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More about Hindley High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Mornington Road, Hindley, Wigan, Lancashire, WN2 4LG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1942 767704
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