Job details

Job details
Employer The Appleton School
Location Essex
Contract type Full Time
Contract term Permanent
Job dates
Posted New this week
Closing date
Job starts 1/9/2017

Leadership 6 to 9 

We are seeking to appoint a well qualified and motivated Teacher of English to take on the role of Lead Practitioner for English. The successful candidate will have a track record of achieving outstanding outcomes and will be responsible for ensuring that Teaching and Learning in English has a high profile across the school. The position would be an excellent opportunity for an experienced teacher to take on a new leadership challenge.  

Appleton is an over-subscribed school that has been judged as an Outstanding school by OFSTED in its last two inspections. With the addition of our Sixth Form the school has now grown to 1500 students overall. OFSTED 2013 confirmed that this is a school where “parents and staff rightly speak very highly of the school”.

We offer an excellent induction programme within a friendly and supportive environment and are committed to high quality professional development and continuous improvement in teaching and learning.

The Appleton School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check. 

If you are able to inspire and motivate students in order to help them achieve their full potential and you are looking for an additional challenge to lead in your subject we would welcome your application. 


About the employer

The Appleton School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school in Essex serving students between the ages of 11-16. The secondary school, situated in Benfleet has approximately 1,200 students on record. 

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Information about The Appleton School
Org type Mainstream School
Phase Secondary
Funding status State - Academy
Gender Mixed
Age range 11 - 16 years
Denomination Non-denominational
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Locations and contacts

Croft Road
Benfleet
Essex
SS7 5RN
United Kingdom
+44 1268 759981