Curriculum Leader for English, Hampshire

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Cove SchoolHampshire

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent

An exciting and fulfilling opportunity exist for a passionate and creative leader to join a talented and committed English team, at a rapidly improving local authority school in Hampshire.

Required for January 2018, we are looking for an enthusiastic and ambitious curriculum leader to join a relatively new and dedicated team of English teachers.

As an inspirational individual, you will have proven track record of teaching high quality lessons across the ability range for 11-16-year-old children. You will be responsible for planning and delivering an innovative high quality English curriculum, and lead a dedicated team of staff. Our aim, quite simply, is to make sure that every child, in every lesson, every day is achieving excellence. That is the heart of what we believe and try to live up to.

Cove School is a great place work with close links to the local authority and a relentlessly focused on achieving the highest standard of education for the children of Cove. The curriculum leader for English will work closely with the leader of Maths and the senior team to ensure success for every child.

We are looking to appoint a colleague who will:
Engage, enthuse, motivate and challenge students and staff to raise achievement at all levels.
Ensure the smooth and effective daily running of the English department.
Ensure the English team maintains high standards in Teaching and Learning and student progress.
Have excellent subject knowledge.
Have a keen interest in developing the English area with a whole school focus.
In return you can expect:
Excellent support and a wide range of opportunities for professional development.
A dedicated team who place students at the heart of everything.
Great students who are proud to be part of the school.
An open and honest professional culture and learning community.
A well resources curriculum area.
If you are interested in becoming part of our team, building on our success and joining us on our exciting journey to become an outstanding school, we would love to hear from you.

For further information regarding the Cove School, please visit our website and email for an application form and further details.

If you wish to discuss the post further and visit the school / English department you are very welcome. Please phone the main school line to arrange a time on 01252 542397.

Application Procedure:
Completed applications should be returned by: Monday, 16th October 2017.

Cove School and Hampshire County Council are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

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More about Cove School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: St. John's Road, Cove, Farnborough, Hampshire, GU14 9RN, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1252 542397
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