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Curriculum Leader For English At Ks3 - Full-time

The Whitstable School, Whitstable

  • Ref:KCC886-4091-368T
  • Posted:06/03/2019
  • Pay:MPS
  • Start Date:Aug 2019
  • App Close Date:22/03/2019 at 12:00
  • Interviews:TBC

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Curriculum Leader for English at KS3

Required for August 2019

Main scale/Upper scale, full time, permanent

 

We are seeking to appoint an innovative teacher to lead KS3 English.  This post provides an excellent opportunity for teachers looking for career progression.  The successful applicant would need to have exceptional skills in inspiring and engaging students for lifelong learning and be able to demonstrate good outcomes.

This is an exciting time to join our school as we are a candidate school for the Career-related Programme and the school is pursuing authorisation as an IB World School.  IB World Schools share a common philosophy- a commitment to high-quality, challenging, and international education - that we believe is important for our pupils.

Early applications are encouraged; interviews may be held before the published closing date.

 

Application packs available online https://www.swaleacademiestrust.org.uk

Please note – we cannot accept CVs without an application form.

 

Swale Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

 

Contact details:

Mr D Costley - Senior Assistant Headteacher

The Whitstable School

Bellevue Road,

Whitstable,

Kent.

CT5 1PX

 

Email: dcostley@ccw.kent.sch.uk

Tel: 01227 931300

Applications to be sent to:

Email: HR@swale.at

 

Information about the school

Recently Ofsted graded as ‘good’ in all areas, The Whitstable School is an 11 – 18 school in the heart of the coastal town of Whitstable, Kent. At TWS we are ‘putting learning first’: day to day, this means constantly questioning and challenging ourselves to ensure that how we lead, teach and learn is focused on evidence-based, best national practice. Our school is a ‘learning laboratory’ and we are striving to create new tools and approaches to assessment, leadership and the acquisition and retention of core knowledge.

The school is on a beautiful site with a range of amazing spaces for teaching and learning. Termly exhibitions have showcased the talent and growing confidence of students and we are passionate about developing oracy skills. The Whitstable School serves a creative and vibrant community which is passionate about music, art and culture. Our school reflects this and we will soon become the first choice for parents in Whitstable.

Our school is part of Swale Academies Trust, a leading Multi-Academy Trust for school improvement. We are privileged to be able to offer our staff a vibrant and ICT-rich working environment, situated in the highly desirable location of Whitstable, Kent. We provide excellent CPD and career progression opportunities and regularly support teachers in progressing to leadership posts. A Masters programme and the NPQML will be available to you.

Please visit www.thewhitstableschool.org.uk and our twitter page @TheWhitSchool for more about us.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates must be willing to undergo an Enhanced DBS Check and references will be taken up. We are an Equal Opportunities employer and seek to reflect the diverse community we serve. Applications are welcome from anyone who meets the stated requirements; please note that we cannot accept CVs.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Trust HR
  • Address:The Whitstable School, Bellevue Road, Whitstable, Kent, CT5 1PX
  • Telephone: 01227 931300
  • Email: HR@swale.at

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.