Second in Department - English, North East Lincolnshire

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John Whitgift AcademyNorth East Lincolnshire

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

John Whitgift Academy is looking to appoint a Second in Department - English on a permanent full time basis.

The role of Second in Department will involve co-leading your subject area to ensure outstanding outcomes for students. This includes learning and teaching, curriculum provision, standard of attainment and behaviour and safety within the curriculum area. As Second in Department you will work collaboratively with the Head of Department to provide a vision for developing English across the curriculum. You will provide highly engaging, relevant and innovative learning opportunities at all key stages to ensure students make exceptional progress in your subject and are provided with the skills they need to be successful in both the academy and their future lives. You will demonstrate outstanding learning and teaching in these areas, both in your own practice and leadership of others.

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact Mrs B Allison on 01472 311080 if you would like to arrange a visit.

For more information and to apply for this position please visit our website at

Closing Date:  15th February 2019 at 12 noon.

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.

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More about John Whitgift Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Crosland Road, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN37 9EH, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1472 311 080
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John Whitgift Academy is a co-educational secondary academy based in Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, for students aged 11-16. It is a non-denominational school supported by the Delta Academies Trust.


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