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Subject Leader for English

Vacancy Summary
The Campion School
Main Scale
The Campion School
Working Pattern:
Full Time
Full Time hours per week.
DBS Check:
Closing Date:
18/04/2018 at 12:00 PM
Vacancy Description

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.

About us

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

Equal Opportunities
We aim to promote and ensure equality of opportunity and equal treatment for all.

Havering Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and as such expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

The protection of our students from abuse is the responsibility of all staff within our school, superseding any other considerations.

Havering Schools comply with the Department for Education ‘Keeping Children Safe in Education’ (September 2018) guidance and all potential employees will undergo vigorous vetting checks to ensure their suitability.

Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974

This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974; the successful applicant will be expected to undertake a satisfactory disclosure. Having a criminal record will not necessarily debar you from obtaining a position with the Council
How to apply
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