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Job details

Job details
Employer Ludlow Church of England School
Location Shropshire
Salary UPS / MPS TLR £11,126
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted
Closing date
Job starts 24th April 2017

We are looking to appoint a highly motivated and ambitious colleague to lead the English Department. You will inspire a team of five teachers, model excellent practice and improve literacy across the curriculum. As Head of Department, you will work closely with the Senior Leadership Team to support the drive to raise standards.  

The successful candidate will have:

  • Evidence of skills in accelerating learning, coaching and improving teaching and using data to inform effective interventions
  • An outstanding teaching track record
  • A passion to be innovative and forward thinking
  • An understanding of the importance of quality assurance
  • A view that the progress of every child in English is their responsibility

This is a key leadership position in the school, and the ability to lead and work in a team is essential, sharing good practice and modelling excellence in all areas.  The ability to lead and improve a whole-school area, aside from English and literacy, would be an advantage.

Ludlow School is committed to developing and supporting leadership at all levels. We provide an enriching educational experience for all at Ludlow, which is a popular 11 – 16 all-ability school situated in the beautiful South Shropshire Hills.  Ludlow School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people, and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

For further information and an application pack please contact Sharon Vickers (s.vickers@ludlowschool.com), or call 01584 813813

Closing date: Midday 14th December 2016
Interviews to be held week commencing 9th January 2017

Ludlow Church of England School
Specialist Technology and Sports College

The Burway, Bromfield Road, LUDLOW, Shropshire SY8 1GJ
Tel: 01584 872691  Fax: 01584 877708     
Email: admin@ludlowschool.com
Website: www.ludlowschool.com

Headteacher: P Poulton                 
School Roll: 631

About the employer

Information about Ludlow Church of England School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Church of England
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Locations and contacts

Bromfield Road
Burway
Ludlow
Shropshire
SY8 1GJ
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland
+44 1584 877708