Job details

Job details
Employer Davenant Foundation School
Location Essex
Salary MPS/UPS + TLR 1 - £11,136
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted New this week
Closing date
Job starts September 2017 or January 2018

We wish to appoint a Head of English with the ability to teach to GCSE and A Level. This is an exciting opportunity for an experienced teacher to work within an ambitious and supportive department in a high achieving school.   

Davenant achieves outstanding examination results, has a strong focus on extra-curricular provision and seeks to nurture “mind, body and spirit”. We are a friendly and supportive school. 

Davenant is recognised as an “outstanding school” by Ofsted. Academic standards are high (e.g. regularly gaining approximately 80% 5 A* - C’s including English and Maths). Many of our students move on to take degrees at university (including Cambridge and Oxford). 

We are situated close to the M25 and can easily be reached either from London or from the Essex/Herts. countryside.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. Those appointed will have DBS checks and be expected to share this commitment.  

A letter of application, along with an application form, must be submitted to the Headteacher’s P.A., Marylyn Greengrass: Marylyn.greengrass@davenant.org by the closing date: Monday, 3rd July.  


About the employer

By any standards, Davenant should be judged as a successful school. We are heavily oversubscribed, achieve excellent examination results and, each year, demonstrate outstanding progress data in the Department of Education Performance Tables. We have ...

Information about Davenant Foundation School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 18 years
Denomination Christian
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Locations and contacts

Chester Road
Loughton
Essex
IG10 2LD
United Kingdom
+44 20 85089301