Head of Sixth Form, Northampton

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Campion School and Language CollegeNorthampton

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS plus TLR 1A
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking to appoint a Head of Sixth Form and Teacher to lead in further developing the 6th Form so that it is both inclusive and rigorous, and who will also be responsible for the day-to-day leadership and management of the Sixth Form including academic progress, curriculum, recruitment and admissions. We welcome applications from established leaders with experience of working in a sixth form and teaching Key Stage 5 with values that support our ethos that that every young person really does matter.  In addition you will be an ambitious and reflective colleague with the ability to engage, enthuse and inspire staff and students to support continuous improvement.

The successful candidate will be able to work collaboratively with other members of school staff to enhance the Sixth Form provision. Post-16 education is a growing strength within Campion School. No particular subject specialism is required as this is less important than us appointing the best person for the role. You may be expected to teach Key Stage 3 and 4 also.

Applicants would be expected to share the school’s high aspirations and expectations for pupils and staff and have demonstrable evidence of driving teaching and learning outcomes A level  and ideally GCSE.

Candidates must be:

  •      An outstanding UK qualified teacher who is able to inspire students
  •      A subject specialist with a related degree
  •      A team player who is able to work collaboratively with others
  •      Committed to outstanding standards in all areas and willing to lead by example
  •      Passionate about their specialism and willing to share skills and expertise.

In return we offer an excellent environment in which to further your professional development and a career in leadership.  We also provide a range of support and bespoke benefits to enhance the well-being of all colleagues.

CVs alone will not be accepted. CV’s sent via a recruitment agency will not be considered

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early if there is a good level of response and therefore recommend that you submit your application as early as possible.

For further information please visit the school website www.campion.northants.sch.uk or contact Dawn Hilder – HR Manager 01604 833900. Visits encouraged to the school prior to application being submitted.

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More about Campion School and Language College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Kislingbury Road, Bugbrooke, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN7 3QG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1604 833 900
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