Head of English, Somerset

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Queen's College, TauntonSomerset

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Competitive and benefits
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Queen’s College, Taunton is one of the leading independent boarding schools based in the south-west of the country, educating approximately 700 boys and girls from age 0 to 18. There are four boarding houses accommodating over 200 boarders. The school has around 300 permanent staff split approximately 50/50 between academic and support staff. The school is part of the Methodist Independent Schools Trust (MIST).

Queen’s College, Taunton, is looking to recruit an experienced, inspirational and dynamic teacher of English to lead and develop the English department from September 2019. 

Suitable candidates will have the ability to deliver teaching across the full age range within the Senior School. 

The Head of Department is expected to take full responsibility for running the Department as well as contribute to the co-curricular programme within the school. This is an excellent opportunity to join the School and would suit candidates who are looking to further their career within a leadership position. 

A full job description and application form can be found at: http://www.queenscollege.org.uk/Job-vacancies 

All applicants must complete the Queen’s College application form and completed forms should be e-mailed to: vacancies@queenscollege.org.uk  

We do not accept CVs. No agencies please.

For further information please contact Emily Turner, HR Manager ext@queenscollege.org.uk  

Closing date: 12pm, Monday 18 March 2019 

Interviews will be held the week commencing 25 March 2019.

Queen’s College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and adults and expects all staff to share this commitment. Successful applicants will be required to undertake an enhanced disclosure by the DBS.

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More about Queen's College, Taunton
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: Independent
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Trull Road, Taunton, Somerset, TA1 4QS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1823 272559
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