Head of English, Birmingham

Closing date:

Jewellery Quarter AcademyBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: 2nd September
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS +TLR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Position:   Head of English

Apply by:  Tuesday 21st May 2019

Salary: MPS/ UPS with TLR (reflecting experience

Contract term: Full time

Job start:  2nd September 2019       

 School Visits:   Please contact  Sammie Hibbs 0121 729 7220

Interview:  ASAP

CORE Education Trust is inspired and guided by its four CORE values of Collaboration; Opportunity; Respect and Excellence. The Trust is led by some of Birmingham's leading education and business leaders. The Trust works with high profile partners, Birmingham City Football Club, the Tennis Foundation and The Birmingham Rep. Theatre.

Jewellery Quarter Academy (JQA) opened in 2014.  It puts the education and learning experience of students at the heart of everything.  As a result, it is a successful, growing, over-subscribed inner city school.  For further information about our academy, please visit the website.

We are looking to appoint a Head of English.  

This position requires:

• The ability to lead and manage staff and students

• Personal ambition to develop your professional career

• A passion for English and the ability to inspire students and staff alike

• A determination to provide the best English education for all students 

• The ability to consistently teach high quality lessons in key stages 3 and 4

• The determination to drive rapid student progress across a full range of abilities

• A passion for reading and to improve student literacy

• A leader who wants to contribute to broader life at JQA

• An excellent role model for our students                                                                                             

For an informal discussion and / or tour, please contact Sammie Hibbs at the Academy

The successful candidate will need to undertake a DBS Enhanced Disclosure.  

Please note we do not accept CVs.  

CORE Education Trust is an equal opportunities employer.

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More about Jewellery Quarter Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: St George's Court, 1 Albion Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B1 3AA, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 121 289 3944
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