Head of Faculty - English, Blandford Forum

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The Blandford SchoolBlandford Forum
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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: UPR/MPS
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Head of English




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The Blandford School is a successful school with high aspirations for our students. With outstanding facilities, and inspirational staff, we seek to appoint an ambitious and creative Head of English who will take over a strong faculty who consistently deliver good student outcomes. The School is located in the beautiful Dorset countryside and within 30 minutes of beaches and the New Forest National Park. The Blandford School has created a supportive and dynamic environment, and has a proven track record for developing and retaining our colleagues into further leadership roles. The English Faculty contains staff with a wealth of experience and has produced strong results at both Key Stage 4 and 5 over a number of years. 

This role would suit a teacher with experience of teaching across a number of Key Stages and who can demonstrate the impact of their leadership of learning. There is the opportunity to teach at all Key Stages and to develop your skills with bespoke professional development support. 

We welcome potential applicants visiting the school in advance of making an application. 

For more information, please contact: Mo Cardno, PA to SLT: mcardno@blandfordschool.org.uk

APPLICATIONS ARE INVITED VIA TES.com or http://www.jobs.dorsetforyou.com

CLOSING DATE:  Tuesday, 20th February 2018

INTERVIEW DATE:  W/C 26th February 2018

The School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure and acceptable references.

All applications must be made on the school or Dorset County Council’s application form. CV applications will not be considered.

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More about The Blandford School
Address: Milldown Road, Blandford Forum, Dorset, DT11 7SQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1258 451121