Teaching and Learning Manager English, Wigan

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Bedford High SchoolWigan
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Qualified Teachers Pay Spine + TLR2C
Contract term: Permanent

We are seeking to appoint a talented and highly motivated leader with the experience, energy and drive to improve our practice and take us to the next stage in our development.

This is an opportunity for you to join a school which is highly successful and popular and continues to improve. We gained a judgement of ‘Good’ in our last inspection and the school maintains strong examination performance at Key Stage 4. The person appointed will have the ability to inspire staff and students and make further improvements.

In return we offer you a committed staff and student body as well as dedicated, professional, hard-working Governors; your teaching will be well supported. We offer a positive school culture, opportunities for further professional development and strong support from the Senior Leadership Team.

If you feel you have the necessary skills and qualities to undertake this role, we would be delighted to receive your application. Further details of the post and how to apply are included in the letter from the Headteacher attached below. Please return completed applications to recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk or return by post to Mrs Claire Taylor, HR Manager at the school’s address.

When completing application forms all candidates must provide a full employment history and any gaps are to be clearly identified.

Shortlisted candidates will be notified by email of the interview arrangements. Please ensure your correct email address is provided on your application form.

As we receive many applications for our posts, we regret that we will only be able to contact those applicants who are shortlisted for interview. Therefore, if you have not heard from us within four weeks of the closing date, please assume you have not been shortlisted for interview on this particular occasion.

To view the documents relating to this position and to access the application form, please click the link below:


If you require any further information, please contact the school on 01942 486386, email recruitment@bedford.wigan.sch.uk or visit www.bedfordhighschool.co.uk.

Closing date: Wednesday 24 April 2019 at 12 noon.

Interview date: To be confirmed

This position is subject to Enhanced Disclosure Procedures

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Address: Manchester Road, Leigh, Wigan, Lancashire, WN7 2LU, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1942 486 386