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Job details
Employer Swanlea School
Location Tower Hamlets
Salary L10-14 (£56,083 - £61,084) inc. additional whole school responsibilities
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Closing date Applications are closed
Job starts Easter/September 2017

Swanlea School is a large, vibrant and thriving secondary school in the centre of London. With approximately 1000 students on roll and a further 210 at KS5, staff at Swanlea work alongside outstanding colleagues to achieve outstanding student outcomes.

In July 2013, OFSTED graded Swanlea as outstanding in all categories for the second time. In July 2015, we were awarded Teaching School status as part of our journey to achieving excellence and we continue to strive to deliver outstanding outcomes across all key stages and subject areas. We are committed to the continuous professional learning of all staff and the successful candidate will receive first class training and development as both a teacher and as a middle/senior leader.

This position would suit an existing Head of Faculty who is looking for additional whole school responsibilities which would be discussed at interview.

As you would expect, we are looking for the best. A good honours degree and qualified teacher status are essential. Naturally, you should be an outstanding teacher. You will be able to demonstrate unwavering commitment to raising student progress and standards. Like us, you believe that social disadvantage is no barrier to achievement and that every student can share in the joy of education. Most importantly, you will possess integrity, good humour and moral purpose.

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Closing date: 9am on Friday, 2 December 2016.
Interview date: Friday, 9 December 2016.

Swanlea School 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 are subject to a satisfactory enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check and references.

About the employer

Swanlea is a large, vibrant and thriving school in the centre of London. With c.1000 students on roll, plus a further 360 studying at our collaborative Sixth Form, Cambridge Heath, staff at Swanlea have the opportunity to work alongside outstanding c...

Information about Swanlea School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Community
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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United Kingdom
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