The Campion School
Wingletye Lane, Hornchurch, Essex RM11 3BX
Subject Leader for English - September 2018
The Campion School is committed to providing the best possible learning and working environment for both pupils and staff. As we look to bolster our already incredibly talented teaching staff, we currently have a vacancy for a Subject Leader for English to join this ambitious and experienced Department.
The Department is staffed by six full-time subject specialists. The successful applicant will be an enthusiastic and outstanding teacher with a proven track record of excellent exam results. Both Language and Literature is taught to all students in KS4 through classes that are set at the end of Year 9. The KS3 curriculum has recently been developed and the successful applicant will be expected to contribute to its implementation and review so that all students have the very best experiences in English. A level Literature is taught to two A level sets in both Years 12 and 13. 70% of students achieved grades A*-C A level last year and at GCSE, 93% of students acheived grades 4-9 in both Language and Literature, Progress 8 score for English GCSE was 0.22. At GCSE, we use AQA examination board and at A level, Person/Edexcel specifications.
Work is also underway with feeder primary schools to share good practice across the key stages and to aid progression and the mastery of English in our school. This is an exciting opportunity for a member of staff to really excel as a leader and to help the department become the outstanding department we believe it can be.
You'll be joining a friendly and supportive team that has cultivated a genuinely cohesive working environment - sharing ideas, best practice and resources.
When joining The Campion School, you'll find a friendly environment that is geared to ensure that both staff and pupils are happy and equipped for success. Our staff tell us thay enjoy working here and this is evidenced by our low staff turnover rates.
Working here, you'll find you're supported in your career and given ample opportunity to continue learning and thrive. Whilst we are a Catholic school, we are very proud to have a diverse team that supports the ethos of the school. This contributes hugely to creating what we feel to be an incredibly welcoming place of work.
Outside the classroom. there is plenty of opportunity to get involved further. We have a keen focus on sport, music and charity work and all staff are welcome to get involved should they wish.
Please apply online. Should you experience any technical difficulty please contact Education HR on 01708 431636,
Closing date: 12 noon, Wednesday 18th April 2018