Head of English, Kensington, London

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Collingham GCSE and Sixth Form CollegeKensington, London

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Undisclosed
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Collingham Independent GCSE and Sixth-form College is seeking an impressive teacher of GCSE and A Level English on a full-time basis, although some flexibility in relation to hours is possible. The right candidate would also be invited to become Head of English.

Collingham is a small college accommodated in an elegant town house in the heart of Kensington, West London over looking a delightful garden square.  We have forty years of GCSE and sixth-form experience and are one of London's leading independent colleges.

You will:

  • be able to demonstrate an excellent knowledge of material required for English Language and Literature GCSE and English Literature A level specifications;
  • have a dynamic classroom presence and outstanding classroom management skills;
  • maintain high expectations of students;
  • keep excellent records and be able to carefully monitor student progress;
  • be a team-player who has the potential to motivate and manage others;
  • be fully conversant with, actively support and implement the College’s policy on safeguarding, child protection, pastoral care, behaviour and discipline.

For more information about Collingham Independent GCSE and Sixth-form College, please visit www.collingham.co.uk

For further information regarding the post, please telephone the Principal, Sally Powell, on 020 7244 7414 or e-mail her PA Emma Clyne: emma.clyne@collingham.co.uk for the role and person specification.  All applications should be through on-line at TES.

Collingham College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. All posts are subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about Collingham GCSE and Sixth Form College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 14 - 19 years
Address: A Level Department, 23 Collingham Gardens, Kensington, London, SW5 0HL, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 207 2447414