Subject Leader: English, Hertfordshire

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The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science CollegeHertfordshire
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: London Fringe + TLR 1 D (£7,853 p. a.)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

“An outstanding school with an outstanding Sixth Form”  Ofsted

We are looking to appoint a dedicated teacher to lead English at this high performing school with a strong Sixth Form.

Herts & Essex provides a vibrant, welcoming and supportive working environment in a popular, non-selective school with an excellent academic record.  Our students are a delight to work with: they are motivated and enthusiastic and their behaviour is excellent.  English is a popular choice for students at A Level.

Herts & Essex is in Bishop’s Stortford which has fast and easy road and rail access to Cambridge and London, as well as having Stansted Airport on the doorstep. 

Focused on delivering Excellence for All, Herts & Essex is a Maths Hub, Science Learning Partnership and a Teaching School providing a first-rate educational experience for students, and a first-rate experience for staff looking for rapid career development.  Herts & Essex can offer the successful candidate:  

  • significant opportunities for professional development
  • the chance to work with exceptionally committed colleagues who have high expectations of students  
  • membership of the Communications Faculty, whose specialist teachers have great team spirit and an immense enthusiasm for their subjects and their teaching 
  • a large and vibrant mixed Sixth Form 
  • supportive parents  

Further details about the school (including Herts & Essex pay scales in the Pay Policy) are available on our website or from the school.  We look forward to receiving your application by midday Friday 22 March 2019.

Interviews will be held on Thursday 28 March 2019.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.  Full employment checks and an enhanced DBS disclosure are required for all posts.

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More about The Hertfordshire & Essex High School and Science College
Address: Warwick Road, Bishop's Stortford, Hertfordshire, CM23 5NJ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1279 654127