Assistant Head of English, Wirral

Closing date:

Upton Hall School FCJWirral
Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS & TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Assistant Head of English
TLR 2b (current value £4,214)
Required for September 2020

Serving a cohort of students from a range of different backgrounds, Upton Hall School FCJ is an 11-18 Catholic Girls’ Grammar School in Wirral with academy status.  The school enjoys an excellent reputation within the local community.  Academic standards are very high and our pupils and Sixth Form students make exceptional progress. There are approximately 980 pupils and Sixth Form students on roll and we are regularly oversubscribed. English facilities are outstanding. As well as academic success, we strive to ensure all students enjoy a fully rounded education, allowing them to fulfil their potential. 

This post will suit a dynamic, well qualified teacher with a successful track record of teaching English throughout the School.

The successful candidate will have:

• A proven track record of achieving excellent results

• A desire to develop the capacity for subject leadership

• A passion for English and a clear agenda for its development in a selective school including the promotion of reading and literature

• The ability to inspire and lead pupils and colleagues

• An ability to use ICT for teaching and learning

• A commitment to offering a rich variety of extra curricular activities

• A willingness to contribute to the ethos of the school

Upton Hall School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all its staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  All post holders are subject to a satisfactory enhanced DBS disclosure.

For application forms and further details contact the school or visit the web site.

Applications (no CVs) to be returned by email to school ( ) by:

Closing date:  30 March 2020 at 10am
Interviews:  3 April 2020

Upton Hall School FCJ, Upton, Wirral, CH49 6LJ
Telephone: 0151 677 7696  Fax: 0151 677 6868  
Email:  Website: Headmistress:  Mrs Andrea Gaunt BSc (Hons) NPQH

More about Upton Hall School FCJ
Address: Upton, Wirral, Merseyside, CH49 6LJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 151 6777696