Faculty Head of English and Drama, Bournemouth

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Talbot Heath SchoolBournemouth

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Talbot Heath Scale Rates
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Talbot Heath School are seeking to appoint a highly motivated and inspirational teacher of English to lead the English and Drama Faculty, from September 2019.

The faculty fosters a love of literature and the English language and encourages students to express their opinions in a confident and sensitive manner. This is at the heart of everything that we do. We are a very experienced and academic faculty with a wide range of individual specialisms and interests. 

We require a dynamic and enthusiastic leader with a real appetite to educate the next generation, along with a passion for the subject, who can lead the provision of English and Drama across the Senior School. The successful candidate will have a proven track record of teaching of English at both GCSE and A Level with excellent results.

Talbot Heath School is a highly successful independent 3-18 girls school in Bournemouth. A recent ISI report described the school as "highly successful in meeting its aim to produce confident, competent and thoughtful individuals who are ready to make the most of their opportunities and to contribute positively to the society in which they live. The pupils' achievements are excellent".

If you require any further information, please contact 

Mrs D Flynn, Tel: 01202 761881 or email dflynn@talbotheath.org 


Closing Date:  11th January 2019

Talbot Heath School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and has an Equal Opportunity Policy. The successful applicant will require an Enhanced DBS check. 

Talbot Heath is a registered charity (number 283708) existing to provide high quality education for children. 

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More about Talbot Heath School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Girls
Age Range: 3 - 19 years
Address: Rothesay Road, Bournemouth, Dorset, BH4 9NJ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1202 761881
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