English Curriculum Leader, Chorley

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Southlands High SchoolChorley
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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 1.2 (£9103)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


English Curriculum Leader MPS/UPS + TLR 1.2 (£9103). The post will be available on a permanent contract and starts in January 2018 or sooner if possible.

Southlands High School is seeking to appoint someone who is an outstanding teacher with the potential to become an exceptional leader. 

Candidates should be dedicated, enthusiastic and passionate about improving student progress and outcomes in English at all levels. The ideal applicant will be expected to have had some experience of leadership in English previously which resulted in a sustained positive impact on students’ progress. 

Candidates will have a proven track record of planning engaging curricula and developing and implementing highly effective strategies for raising attainment and securing the best possible outcomes in English. You will have excellent knowledge of new curriculum requirements at KS3 and KS4. 

Candidates must be able to lead, strategically plan and motivate both students and teachers to achieve their full potential and to continue to nurture the positive relationships that exist between staff and students.

The post has arisen as a result of the current post-holder’s promotion to an Assistant Headteacher role.

All candidates should complete the application form and attach a letter indicating their suitability for the post.

Closing Date Monday 2nd October mid-day. 

Interviews are planned for the week beginning 9th October.

Southlands is an Equal Opportunities Employer welcoming applications from all sections of the community.

This post is covered by the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1975. If successful you will be required to apply to the Criminal Records Bureau for a ‘disclosure’.

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More about Southlands High School
Address: Clover Road, Chorley, Lancashire, PR7 2NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1257 414455