Head of English, Coventry

Closing date:Expiring soon

Bablake SchoolCoventry

Date posted:
Start date: Required from September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This appointment arises as a result of the incumbent’s decision to return to a part-time teaching post at Bablake after 10 years’ excellent service as a full-time member of the team. It represents an excellent opportunity for advancement, and would suit an inspiring, highly qualified and ambitious teacher, capable of teaching English to A level. 

Above all, the successful candidate will have an infectious enthusiasm for the value and relevance of English in young people’s lives, as well as the vision and organisational skills to lead the department through the next stage of its development.

Applications are invited from experienced teachers of English looking for career progression, or from existing Heads of Department. All members of the teaching staff are expected to play an active role in the co-curricular life of the School.

Bablake is one of the West Midlands and Warwickshire’s leading independent schools, achieving excellence through care.

Closing date: Monday 27th January (9.00am)

Prospective candidates should download further details and the requisite application form at: www.bablake.com/vacancies.php  or contact Mrs Erica Challis, Headmaster’s PA. Please e-mail your application, together with your CV and a cover letter, to hmsec@bablake.coventry.sch.uk.

 Bablake School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and this is reflected in its recruitment procedures. Successful candidates for posts are required to undergo an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Telephone: 024 7627 1203

Facsimile: 024 7627 1290

Email: hmsec@bablake.coventry.sch.uk

More about Bablake School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Coundon Road, Bablake, Coventry, West Midlands, CV1 4AU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 24 76271200
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Bablake is an HMC independent co-educational day school, with 750 pupils in the Senior School, including almost 200 in the Sixth Form. There is a roughly even balance of boys and girls, who share rich opportunities and encourage one another ...