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Subject Leader of PE, Gravesend, Permanent

Job Details

  • Reference Number: SUBJE30762
  • Region: Kent, Gravesend
  • Salary: 22244 - 32831 per Annum
  • Position: Head of Department
  • Open: 05-09-2016
  • Close: N/A

Job Description

Subject Leader of PE


MPS - TLR 2b (£4,499) + Additional for leading PSHE c£2,000

A Subject Lead of English is required for a fantastic all-girls school with a strong focus on offering a broad curriculum which caters for all students' talents, interests, and abilities. They are looking to appoint a talented leader to jointly lead the English Department. The school operates a system of joint leadership in English with responsibility for different key stages.

Northfleet School for Girls is a successful all-girls school with a mixed sixth form and boasts a well-designed building that offer state of the art facilities and learning spaces. I've visited the school on many occasions and am always impressed at the calm atmosphere where students seem happy and focused on learning.

Northfleet School for Girls, which has received the following acclaim:

"Teachers have high expectations and expect students to engage with difficult ideas and to explore them through high quality discussion" Ofsted 2012.

You will:

  • Hold QTS with relevant experience in a secondary school setting
  • Experience within a senior role with overall responsibility for the direction of English
  • Lead an enthusiastic and successful team
  • Excellent subject knowledge
  • Possess excellent classroom practice

The town of Northfleet is situated on the south bank of the River Thames opposite Tilbury in Essex and, in conjunction with Gravesend, is part of the Borough of Gravesham. Due to the close proximity to the river and the excellent transport links, the town has always been popular with commuters. The M25 and Dartford Crossing are within 10 minutes' drive. Sitting equidistant to London and the Kent coast by car, the area offers the benefits of city access and good quality beaches in the well-known mild south east climate.

The school has a strong ethos of student welfare therefore any successful applicant will undergo a full enhanced criminal record check (DBS). For more information please contact Tracy Wisdom at Capita Education Recruitment on or email your CV