Required for September 2019
KS3 Coordinator – English
Are you passionate about leading teaching and learning in our English department? Do you have the skills and aptitudes necessary to lead a large team of teachers who jointly aspire to deepen their passion for our craft and help students fulfil their potential in English? We are looking for an ambitious, reflective and talented leader who can help us to develop the quality of English teaching at King Edward VI School and ensure an even better learning experience for our students at KS3.
King Edward VI CEVC School is a successful, oversubscribed 11-18 school with 1534 students on roll, including 396 in the Sixth Form. We are situated in the historic town of Bury St Edmunds (‘the jewel in the crown of Suffolk’), surrounded by beautiful countryside – just over an hour by train to London, and a 30 minute drive to Cambridge.
We are seeking to appoint a person who:
• has an outstanding track record in teaching English across KS3 and 4, with proven success and demonstrable impact
• is able to think strategically, analytically and creatively about teaching and learning, and has the personal authority and communication skills to make a difference to outcomes for this crucial department
• is committed to the continuous development of people and systems to secure even better engagement and progression in English
Please also see the attached information pack.
If you have any questions about the post, do not hesitate to get in touch with our Subject Leader for English, Megan Reynard, directly RD@king-ed.suffolk.sch.uk
Please apply via the QuickLink or visit our website for an application form and more information about the school https://www.king-ed.suffolk.sch.uk/staff-vacancies/
Closing Date for applications NOON on Monday 18 March
Interviews Thursday 21 March