Director of English, Kirklees

Closing date:

North Huddersfield Trust SchoolKirklees

Date posted:
Start date: 1st January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale: L8 – L12
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Director of English

(With some whole school leadership responsibility) 

Leadership Scale: L8 – L12 

Closing date: Tuesday 1st October 2019 (9am)

Start date: 1st January 2020 

North Huddersfield Trust School is recognised by Ofsted as a 'Good' school which is outstanding in its work around students' personal development, well-being, safety and security.  We continually drive forward standards and are passionate about maximising the potential in all.  Our caring and nurturing approach to education within and beyond the classroom contribute to what makes our school a special place both to work and to learn.

We place great value on the fulfilment and well-being of our colleagues; our successes to date are in no small part down to their hard work, commitment and determination and as a relatively new school, our growing student roll enables us to provide opportunities for both personal and career development.  

We are seeking to appoint a talented individual with a flair for leadership and innovation, as well as a clear commitment to driving progress and raising attainment in English. The successful candidate will demonstrate exemplary subject knowledge and curriculum awareness, a robust understanding of data and its application to bridge gaps in performance as well as a passion for English and a desire to make it accessible to all students. It is essential that you are an outstanding classroom practitioner and an enthusiastic educationalist capable of providing inspirational leadership.  

If you would like further information please contact the Headteacher, Andrew Fell. 

Applicants are welcome to visit our school.  If you would like the opportunity to visit please email  Dates when we can accommodate visits are detailed below:

Wednesday 25th September – 8.45am

Thursday 26th September – 8.45am

More about North Huddersfield Trust School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Foundation
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Woodhouse Hall Road, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire, HD2 1DJ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1484 452100
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Based in Kirklees, West Yorkshire, North Huddersfield Trust School is a secondary coeducational school for children aged between 11 and 16. It is a non-denominational establishment based in Huddersfield. Its funding status is state-foundation. The sc...