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Employer Hartshill School
Location Nuneaton
Salary MPS/UPS + TLR 2C
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Easter 2017 or sooner

Do you have the passion and commitment to support us to achieve our mission statement – “No Goal Is Beyond Us!”
Are you ready to join a school awarded ‘Good’ by Ofsted?

Are you an excellent English teacher who is currently an Assistant Head of Department or wishes to move into this exciting and rewarding position? Are you an effective or aspiring leader who is committed to achieving the highest standards through teamwork and meticulous monitoring? Do you have the desire and energy to raise standards by supporting the development of teaching and learning through creativity and innovation? Then read on........

We are looking for a dynamic and enthusiastic Assistant Curriculum Leader of English to join an achieving department. We are a forward thinking school that aims to challenge and engage all students from Year 7 through to Year 11 and this is an exceptional opportunity to take on a key leadership role and build on standards that have already been achieved. We continue to strive for improvement within English and last year achieved our best results ever with 78% A* - C. 85% of students making expected progress and 37% made more than expected progress.

English benefits from being suited in a relatively new building with new furniture, text books, technology and climate control in all classrooms. You will become part of a highly supportive English Team, with good/outstanding teachers within an outstanding working environment; benefiting from up-to-date technologies that support the delivery of high quality teaching and learning. We have strong systems in place to support new colleagues into the profession and are committed to developing good pedagogical practice through effective CPD and mentoring.

The successful candidates will be, or have the potential to be:

  • An outstanding classroom teacher
  • Passionate about developing their classroom practice
  • Able to engage, challenge and motivate students and staff to raise standards and achievement at all levels
  • Willing to demonstrate commitment to the values and behaviours of Hartshill School
  • A creative and dynamic professional
  • Reflective, willing to embrace new ideas and technology
  • An effective team member, collaborating and contributing over time to the development of the department

What we stand for...

Our outstanding curriculum which is personalised to the needs of individuals is seen as an example of innovative practice. Central to our ethos is our teamwork, where sharing ideas creates a rich learning environment; it is our aim that together “No goal is beyond us.” We encourage a “can do” culture which is supported by our strong pastoral system.

We believe in building partnerships in a positive environment. Parents and carers are positively engaged in supporting each child. We strive for outstanding in everything we do.

Closing date: Monday 9th January

For further information, the application form and job description, please contact Mark Williams on the below details

T: 0116 253 2389 / 07841368765

We are committed to safeguarding the welfare of our students. The successful applicant will therefore be required to complete an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

Hartshill School is an Equal Opportunities Employer

Church Road, Hartshill, NUNEATON CV10 0NA

About the employer

Hartshill School is a co-educational secondary academy in Nuneaton, Warwickshire, for students aged 11-16. It is a member of the Midland Academies Trust. 

The secondary school is set in extensive grounds and it celebrated its 50th anniversary in...

Information about Hartshill School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
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Locations and contacts

Church Road
CV10 0NA
United Kingdom
+44 24 76 394641