Head of English, Buckinghamshire

Closing date:

Sir William Ramsay SchoolBuckinghamshire

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Start date: Required for September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale 8-12 £47,501-£52,414 with Additional Whole School Responsibility (To be agreed at interview) Plus, R&R £2,000
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you looking for a school that is keen to support your development, one in which you will be encouraged to stretch yourself and try new initiatives? If so, we would love to show you our school. Set in the Chiltern Hills yet only a 30-minute train ride from central London, Hazlemere is a great place to live and work. You will be joining the School at an exciting time following a large development and increase in student numbers.  Ofsted quote where staff are ‘deeply committed’.  

We are looking for a dynamic person who has a real commitment to lead and develop strategies to raise the attainment of students in the English Department.

We are looking for a person who has:

  •  A belief in the ability of all students to achieve

  •  A desire to see continuous school improvement

  •  A passion for raising student achievement

  •  A potential to teach at all key stages

  •  A commitment to team work and a sense of fun

In return you will receive:

  •  A comprehensive induction and CPD programme

  •  Opportunities to further develop your skills and expertise

The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, ethnicity or religion.

Sir William Ramsay is committed to the protection and safety of its students and staff.

A job description and personal spec along with the application form are available on our website at www.swr.school.  Please complete the application form and email it to Michelle French (Head’s PA) at mfrench@swr.school  

Closing Date: 0900 Tuesday 29th January 2019  
Interviews: Wednesday 6th February 2019  



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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Rose Avenue, Hazlemere, High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire, HP15 7UB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1494 815 211
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Ethos

Sir William Ramsay School is a mixed non-selective 11-18 school, with a tradition of Arts College status.  The school is seen to be happy and harmonious, with students demonstrating a good attitude to learning and behaving well. Our values...