Head of English

Croydon, Surrey
PERM/MAL/120220_1581531848
Date Posted:12 Feb 2020
  1. Secondary Teacher
£28355 - £44451 per annum + TLR 1c
  1. Permanent

Head of English

Croydon, Surrey
Head of English


Head of English - Ofsted graded 'Good' Croydon school - opportunity to make a difference - Permanent role MPS/UPS + TLR 1c (negotiable) - September 2020


Are you a knowledgeable and inspiring current Leader of English looking for a new challenge in a school where you can really make a difference and strengthen your management expertise? Maybe you are a current English Teacher looking to step up into leadership, who already leads from the front and would benefit from autonomy, a supportive SLT and fantastic resources in your next career step?


Tradewind Permanent Division are working with this excellent Croydon school to help them strengthen their English team from September with a leader who can drive high attainment, high standards and bring fresh idea; is this the career move you are looking for?


**Head of English - Croydon, South London

**MPS/UPS + TLR 1c (negotiable)

**Permanent role starting September 2020 for the right person

**English team of 12 teachers

**Full investment in CPD for all staff


About the School - Head of English - Croydon, South London

This diverse and inclusive Secondary school in Croydon is one of the highest performing in the borough, and has been for some time now. Their next goal is to be one of the best performing schools in South London, and they aren't far off! Located in state of the art facilities and in enviable grounds, they are well placed to deliver a fantastic standard of education to young people entering an increasingly evolving world of commerce and arts. English is a very strong department that achieves highly, so the incoming Head of English will be responsible for not only maintaining high standards, but pushing them forward with fresh ideas and a new approach that will take this department to new heights. As with any large London school, there are challenges here, but not ones that cannot be surmounted, and staff, students and parents/carers work very cohesively to achieve the best outcomes for all. Staff and students are proud of this school, and with the solid leadership they have in place, they look forward to exciting times ahead for all. If you feel you would be an excellent fit and confident to make a lasting difference within the school, apply now!


About the Role - Head of English - Croydon, South London

Due to the current HOD English moving overseas they are now looking for an outstanding leader who can take an established team to new heights, bringing fresh ideas and striving for excellence from all. English is a very popular subject through to A - Level, with this year having the highest uptake yet.
Teachers here are engaging, inspiring and creative, using excellent links with institutions such as universities and theatre companies to bring English to life for dedicated students who want to learn and excel.
Your inspirational leadership will give you credibility across the departments. You will be used to going above and beyond, and able to bring fresh ideas to a team of mixed tenures. All the leaders at this school are happy to share knowledge and good practice ensuring the department achieves the very best results it can.


How to apply - Head of English - Croydon, South London

To hear more about this position please contact Megan at Tradewind on 0207 845 5451, or, email your CV to megan.allen@twrecruitment.com and I will get back to you. Also, please contact us to hear more about our other NQT roles we are recruiting for.

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