Head of Media Studies, Ipswich

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Copleston High SchoolIpswich

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Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR / UPR + TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent

Copleston High School is a popular 11-18 mixed comprehensive noted for its caring and disciplined atmosphere. It was judged as a 'good school with outstanding features' by Ofsted in April 2013.

As a school we are committed to raising standards of learning and teaching within all subject areas. You will be impressed by the outstanding sports facilities available to staff, students and the wider community.

Media Studies is taught at KS4 and KS5. There are currently 10 groups in the main school and 2 groups in the sixth form. The department has its own ICT suite and currently delivers OCR media studies to Year 11, Pearson BTEC award in Graphic Media in Years 9 and 10 and at A level WJEC Media studies.

We are looking for an experienced qualified teacher who will be able to:

  • build on and develop Media Studies to a high standard
  • lead a team of specialist teachers
  • show evidence of innovation particularly at A level.

An ability to teach A level Media Studies and Film would be advantageous.

Application packs are available from the school website: www.copleston.suffolk.sch.uk or by phoning the school office on (01473)

277250. CVs are not accepted.

Closing date: 10am, 22 January 2018.
Interview date: w/c 29 January 2018.

All vacancies appear on: www.suffolkjobsdirect.org

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. DBS checks or police vetting will be required for relevant posts.

1778 students (includes 280 in the sixth form)
Principal: Mr S Common, BA PGCE

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More about Copleston High School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Copleston Road, Ipswich, Suffolk, IP4 5HD, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1473 277240
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