Head of English, Plymouth

Closing date:Expiring soon

All Saints Church of England AcademyPlymouth

Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive - L10 - L14 (£49,199 - £54,250)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust is a values driven, rapidly growing 2 – 16 Trust with a relentless focus on transforming lives through learning by delivery outstanding outcomes for every pupil, regardless of background. With a reputation for highly successful school improvement in very challenging circumstances, we are passionate about driving up standards and raising the aspirations of all our pupils. 

All Saints Academy, Plymouth which has recently become part of our family of schools, is looking to appoint an enthusiastic and inspirational Head of English to lead this key department in the next exciting phase of the academy’s development.

To be successful you will have high expectations of yourself and those around you, a clear vision for the faculty, the strategic leadership skills to deliver significant improvements, and be passionate about improving outcomes and life chances for children. You will be an outstanding practitioner with the vision, energy and drive to ensure teaching is of the highest standard across all key stages to ensure rapid improvement in progress and achievement. 

The successful candidate will be a member of the extended senior leadership team.

This role will be challenging, yet extremely rewarding. You can expect:

  • a competitive salary – L10 – L14 (£49,199 - £54,250)
  • expert guidance and support from peers and leadership across the Trust, including high quality subject specific CPD
  • participation in our MAT leadership development programme
  • a strong sense of shared moral purpose and a real opportunity to make a difference to the lives of young people 
  • a relocation package is available for exceptional candidates

If you are a dynamic, committed and inspirational leader, are up for the challenge of providing life changing education for all and are inspired to join our Trust we would encourage you to apply and look forward to receiving your application.

You are more than welcome to visit our school and meet with members of the Leadership team prior to application and interview, please email Alexandra Snell at asnell@asap.org.uk to make an appointment.

Closing date: 23 March 2018

Anticipated interview date: To be confirmed  

All schools within the Ted Wragg Multi Academy Trust are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment and operate in accordance with the Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy. All applicants will be subject to a full Disclosure and Barring Service check before an appointment is confirmed. 

www.asap.org.uk www.tedwraggtrust.co.uk

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More about All Saints Church of England Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Honicknowle Lane, Pennycross, Plymouth, PL5 3NE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1752 705131
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All Saints Academy, Plymouth opens as a new Church of England Academy in September 2010. We will have high expectations and a commitment to deliver outstanding and enterprising Learning and Teaching. We will inspire our students to be excellent citiz...