Head of English

Rainham Mark Grammar SchoolMedway and Kent

HEAD OF ENGLISH (MPS/UPS + TLR 1d £8,291) FROM 1 SEPTEMBER 2021

“An Outstanding School” Ofsted

Are you passionate about English? Can you inspire both girls and boys in this subject?  Rainham Mark Grammar School is a very popular and highly successful co-educational selective school with a large Sixth Form. The successful candidate will be someone who can exhibit a passion for the subject, a willingness to lead from the front and a desire to develop the pedagogy of others by engaging with educational research.  If you wish to lead a successful and well-resourced department, teaching intellectually curious and academically ambitious students, then this is the school for you. Previous experience in a selective school is not necessary.  The mission statement of the English department is simple: ‘Enriching lives through language and literature’.

What can RMGS offer you?

We can offer you the opportunity to work with high-ability young people in a supportive, well-equipped and forward-thinking department, as well as access to excellent professional development opportunities within our ‘Outstanding’ school. A major building programme in recent years has delivered excellent sports accommodation with free gym facilities for staff and students, as well as free Health care provision.

An application pack is available from the school website or you are welcome to telephone the school for further details. If you are interested in the post, please submit an application to HR@rmgs.org.uk

Closing date: 10am on Monday 24 May 2021

This vacancy will close on or before the specified closing date depending on the volume of suitable applicants. If you have not heard from us within 21 days of the closing date, please assume that you have not been short listed on this occasion. We wish to stress that no discourtesy is intended in following such a procedure, and you should not let this deter you from future applications.

RMGS is committed to the protection and safety of its students, is an Equal Opportunities employer and has Prince’s Teaching Institute recognition. Ofsted judged the school as ‘Outstanding’ in all areas. The post is subject to a satisfactory Enhanced DBS disclosure.

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