We are seeking an outstanding candidate for the position of Second in Charge (Deputy Head) of the English department (KS3 and KS4).
Platanos College is an outstanding, ambitious and high-performing school. We have a new state-of-the-art building with superb ICT facilities. It is just the place for talented, ambitious individuals to develop their career and make their mark. We received our most recent Outstanding rating from Ofsted in 2014/2015, our third successive Outstanding rating.
The ideal candidate will be an outstanding teacher and manager, with the relevant skills to help drive the department to ensure high standards. You will also need to be creative in your approach to teaching and learning, with the ability to inspire pupils and raise achievement and expectations.
- You will be part of a strong educational environment with the chance to develop and grow;
- You will be supported with the best professional development and learning opportunities across the Trust in order to equip you for future management roles.
We want you to succeed too.
Platanos College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and external agencies to share this commitment. Successful candidates will be asked to apply for an enhanced DBS (Disclosure and Barring Service) check (formerly known as a CRB check) and will be checked against the DBS barred list. Appointments are subject to the receipt of satisfactory references as according to our Safer Recruitment Policy.
Applicants should complete the employment application form found on our website and return by post or email to email@example.com.
Closing date for applications: Friday 11th October 2019 (or earlier if a suitable number of applications is received before this date).
Start date: January 2020 or earlier by mutual agreement.
Clapham Road, London SW9 0AL
Tel: 020 7733 6156