Head of English, Cambridgeshire

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St Ivo SchoolCambridgeshire
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS with TLR 1B (£9,665)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are seeking an experienced and dynamic professional to lead our English team into the next phase of its development.

The English department is successful, committed and supportive, with strong uptake to A Level courses.  St Ivo School is one of the largest Academies in Cambridgeshire.  Awarded ‘Good’ by Ofsted across all areas in our summer 2016 inspection our school is simply a great community in which to work and thrive.

The successful candidate will be a dynamic individual who will engage, challenge and motivate our staff and students.  In return, we will offer you the chance to join a strong and experienced team, enabling you to develop your own skills and enhance your career development through a wealth of CPD opportunities.  A comprehensive induction and support package is available for all new staff.  The school has recently joined the Astrea Academy Trust.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointment to this post would be subject to an enhanced DBS check and satisfactory medical and employment references.

St Ives is a beautiful and ancient riverside market town enjoying the benefits of a superb location in rural Cambridgeshire: centrally located next to the A14 and within easy reach of the county towns of both Cambridge and Peterborough. Visits are most welcome from potential applicants.

To apply for this vacancy, please email your completed application form to hr@stivoschool.org by the closing date below.

Closing date: 26th April 2019 (9.00a.m.)

Interviews: week commencing 29th April 2019 (exact date to be confirmed)

The school reserves the right to interview shortlisted candidates during the application window (if applicable).

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More about St Ivo School
Address: High Leys, St. Ives, Cambridgeshire, PE27 6RR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1480 375400