Head of English, Alcester, Warwickshire

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St Benedict's Catholic High SchoolAlcester, Warwickshire

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Start date: 1 September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2b
Contract term: Permanent

The English department at St. Benedict's has enjoyed remarkable and consistent examination success in recent years at GCSE and International Baccalaureate (IB). Consequently, it has a high profile within the school and the wider community. At St Benedict’s we value our teachers for their creativity, individuality, imagination and flair.  

We are looking to appoint on a full time basis an enthusiastic practitioner of English who will be required to lead a dedicated team of specialist teaching staff. The philosophy of the department stresses the need for each member to be part of a team; decisions are reached collectively and policy and materials are developed collaboratively. We enjoy very positive and encouraging working relationships.  

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of an amazing team located in a semi-rural South Warwickshire school with 748 pupils aged 11-18 years. The students at St Benedict's are motivated, thirsty for knowledge and job satisfaction is high. The school has a strong partnership between parents, teachers and students. If you enjoy teaching all abilities of students who want to learn, then this is the right school for you.  

Informal visits to see the department in action are welcome and encouraged, please contact the school to arrange this.   


Closing Date: 21 May 2018 at 10am

Interview Date: 24 May 2018    

To arrange a visit or for further information, please call Mrs. Casey Laishley on 01789 762888 or email laishley.c@st-benedicts.org    


The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff & volunteers to share this commitment. 

 The post is subject to an enhanced DBS Statement. COMMITTED TO EQUAL OPPORTUNITIES



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Roman Catholic
Address: Kinwarton Road, Alcester, Warwickshire, B49 6PX, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1789 762888
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