Subject Leader for English, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Alderman Knight SchoolTewkesbury, Gloucestershire

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Start date: 1st September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR plus 1 SEN point plus TLR2A
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Role

The Governors wish to appoint a dedicated, experienced, confident and imaginative subject leader to join the talented, committed and supportive staff team at this ambitious and successful special school.  The post will involve leading and managing English & Literacy across all key stages and teaching across key stage 3, 4 and 5. Applications from staff currently working in mainstream schools are very welcome.  

Therefore if you:  

• have a real passion for teaching English and literacy to children with SEN 

• are confident and have the necessary knowledge, skills and experience to teach across the ability range (p levels to GCSE/Level 3) including nationally recognised accreditations  

• consistently deliver lessons that are of the highest quality and ensure all pupils are enabled to make excellent progress  

• are highly motivated, energetic and have the desire to become involved in all aspects of school life

then we would be delighted to hear from you.  

Application Process

Applications must include a letter highlighting strengths and experience. A Gloucestershire County Council application form will also need to be completed.   

Please note Alderman Knight is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  

All posts will be subject to a DBS check. For further details please see school website and/ or email

Job location

More about Alderman Knight School
Type: Special Needs
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Ashchurch Road, Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire, GL20 8JJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1684 295639