Head of English, Darlington

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Wyvern AcademyDarlington

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Range - Upper Pay Range plus TLR1c £7699
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Head of English 


Main Pay Range – Upper Pay Range plus TLR1c £7699  

To commence September 2018 

At Wyvern Academy we have high expectations of our pupils and are committed to helping every child achieve to their full potential.  

We are looking for an outstanding Head of English with a commitment to academic excellence.  This is a perfect opportunity for an ambitious practitioner who is ready to progress their career into a leadership position.  

The ideal candidate should have experience of teaching at an outstanding level, the ability to make a real difference to the lives of our pupils and possess a strong desire to develop and lead an outstanding department.  

For the right candidate there will be the opportunity for whole school leadership and responsibility.  

To discuss the post in more detail please contact Mr Paul McAdam, Assistant Headteacher on the main school number of 01325 – 351377 or by email at mcadam@wyvernacademy.org.  Visits to the school are welcomed and can also be arranged via Mr McAdam.  

Application form, job description and person specification are all available from our website at www.wyvernacademy.org.  

Closing date: 12.00 noon on Wednesday 21 March 2018  

We are passionate about safeguarding the welfare of our pupils and maximising their life chances.  We expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service Criminal Records check for work with children.

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More about Wyvern Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Eggleston View, Darlington, County Durham, DL3 9SH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1325 351377