Second in English, Lancashire

Closing date:Expiring tomorrow

Marsden Heights Community CollegeLancashire

Date posted:
Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2.2
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Our vision for Marsden Heights is to be the school of choice for our students, a school at the heart of its community.   With the lowest APS in Lancashire, our children need highly effective and reflective practitioners to support us on our journey to outstanding.

Our vacancy of Second in English has been newly created to reflect our growing commitment to leadership within our college.  The English department is a highly successful team of eight full-time and three part-time staff.  The team works collaboratively to share good practice, both within the department and across college as a whole, contributing regularly to whole college professional practice sessions. One member of the department also has whole college responsibility as Lead Practitioner.  Being a BSF school, we are very well-resourced with Promethian whiteboards, laptops and hand-held devices as well as desktop computers.

We are looking for someone who can continue to drive the great results already achieved in this department. We now wish to further develop our 9-5 and our work at KS3 to ensure that every child is at their age-related expectations.  We want an ethical leader who puts children at the heart of their thinking to ensure the best possible outcomes, highly effective teaching and learning and who brings a true passion for English and for children.

If you are interested in joining this forward-thinking team and you have the skills and qualities required, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

The deadline for applications is 9am on Tuesday 23rd April
Interview date TBC

Alyson Littlewood
Headteacher

Application Process
For further information about this vacancy, including how to apply, please contact our Hays Recruitment Partner, Daniel Burgess, by emailing daniel.burgess@hays.com or by calling 0161 228 7300 or 07966 129 657 (at any time).

Alternatively, please download the attached documents, and return your completed application by email to daniel.burgess@hays.com before 9am on Tuesday 23rd April.

Please do not click any online 'Apply Now' links.

Marsden Heights Community College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. It is essential that all members of staff and volunteers share this commitment. An enhanced DBS disclosure is required for all posts.



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More about Marsden Heights Community College
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Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Edge End Lane, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 0PR, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1282 683060

Marsden Heights Community College is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary school without sixth form situated in Nelson, Lancashire. It is a community state school. An average-sized secondary school, Marsden Heights will provide 1,050 ...