Head of English, Sheffield

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Newfield Secondary SchoolSheffield

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Range ISR 9-13 (£47,967-£52,930)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Are you an outstanding teacher of English?  

Are you an existing Head of English looking for a new challenge or an experienced teacher looking to take the next step in your career and join the Senior Leadership Team?

Newfield School are looking to appoint a dynamic and innovate teacher of English to lead and inspire our successful department from September 2018.

Confident in your ability to teach outstanding lessons with a record of success, you will challenge and excite our students and have the capacity to consistently deliver inspirational and varied lessons. Imaginative and committed, you will have enthusiasm for your subject, high standards of professionalism and high expectations of students. 

An able leader and team player, you will have the vision, enthusiasm and drive to guide the curriculum in English in both KS3 and KS4. Innovative and resilient you will have an unwavering commitment to enabling students to develop their potential.

Being part of the Mercia Learning Trust is leading to many interesting developments, including a shared approach to KS2, 3 and 4 which means we now have a stronger influence on our children’s lives from age 3 to 19. Staff at Newfield are committed to developing their professional repertoire to ensure student progress is at the core of everything we do to ensure our children achieve their full potential. We are looking for staff who are enthusiastic and are keen to make a difference. We are ambitious for our school and the professional development of our staff is at the forefront of our improvement. 

Further details and the application form is available on the school website. For an informal and confidential discussion, please contact Mrs Anderson, Headteacher on 0114 255 7331 or email enquiries@newfield.sheffield.sch.uk

Closing date: Wednesday 29 November 2017

Interviews will take place: week commencing 11 December 2017

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete a Disclosure and Barring check in line with the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (ROA) 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975 and the Police Act Regulations. 

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More about Newfield Secondary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Lees Hall Road, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, S8 9JP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 114 255 7331
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