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Head of English Department

The Cotswold SchoolGloucestershire

Head of English Department

We are seeking to appoint an inspiring, ambitious and enthusiastic Head of English to lead our outstanding department in September 2021.

This is an exciting opportunity for a highly talented and experienced teacher, who wishes to make a real impact in this “truly exceptional school” where “behaviour is outstanding” (Ofsted).


  • A motivated and inspirational leader, who is able to develop our high quality, engaging curriculum, to stretch and challenge all students across the Key Stages
  • An outstanding practitioner with a track record in securing excellent student outcomes (Including key groups of Boys, Disadvantaged and SEND) and in supporting and coaching others in achieving this
  • A strong Head of English, responsible for academic and behavioural standards across the department
  • A leader who is passionate about their subject area and keeps abreast of the latest research and developments
  • Commitment to deliver extra-curricular opportunities


  • Full support from a Senior Leader
  • A first class Behaviour for Learning system
  • Excellent teaching resources
  • Career development and progression
  • Employee benefits, including an Employee Assistance Scheme and Cycle to Work Scheme

Download an application form from the school’s website: cotswold.gloucs.sch.uk/recruitment 

Please read our ‘Notes to applicants’ before applying. Send to Mrs H Price, Personnel Manager, via the email or postal address below. CVs will not be accepted.

T: 01451 820554

E: personnel@thecotswoldschool.co.uk 

W: cotswold.gloucs.sch.uk 

The Cotswold School

The Avenue



GL54 2BD

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff, and volunteers, to share the same commitment. This position is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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