Teacher of English or Teacher of English with Head of Year, Wigan

Closing date:

Dean Trust WiganWigan

Date posted:
Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher / Head of Year
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

Dean Trust Wigan are seeking to appoint:

Teacher of English


Teacher of English with Head of Year 

TLR 2C £6,517

Post starts: September 2020

Full Time/Permanent

The Dean Trust is looking for exceptional people to join its team at Dean Trust Wigan. The Dean Trust has a number of high performing schools and a proven track record of sustained improvement. The Dean Trust’s core values include traditional academic education, excellent discipline and respect, resulting in improved attainment and progress. “Believe, Achieve, Succeed” has been embraced by all of the schools in The Dean Trust.  

The Governing body is now seeking to appoint a Teacher of English following a review of our growth and curriculum needs. This post offers an excellent opportunity for candidates with a vision to inspire pupils in a 21st Century learning environment. 

As a Teacher of English, you will be part of a friendly and dedicated department. Staff hold high expectations for all pupils and work tirelessly to raise attainment and achievement.

There is also an opportunity to apply for an additional responsibility alongside the Teacher of English role. If you wish to apply for the optional Head of Year responsibility please make it clear as part of your application outlining your skills, experience and impact to date to support this aspect of your application.

Please find below a job description and person specification.

Method of Application

The preferred method of application is electronically via email to recruitment@deantrustwigan.co.uk

All applications must be made using The Dean Trust’s application form.  Applications will be shortlisted for interview and the HR Department will contact those applicants who are selected. 

We are highly committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all pupils and we expect all our staff to share this commitment. Enhanced DBS vetting procedures are required for all posts.  Application forms and further information are available from our website https://www.thedeantrust.co.uk/recruitment/  or via email lucyanderson@deantrustrosebridge.co.uk  

Closing Date: 12pm Noon Friday 21st February 2020. 

Interview dates: Week commencing 24th February 2020. 

Dean Trust Wigan

Greenhey, Orrell, Wigan, WN5 0DQ

Executive Headteacher – Mr J Haseldine

Headteacher – Mr P Bousfield


01942 511987

More about Dean Trust Wigan
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Address: Greenhey, Orrell, Wigan, Greater Manchester, WN5 0DQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1942 511987