Subject Leader - English

Required September 2018

We are looking for an inspiring individual who will relish the opportunity to lead our committed and successful English team. You should be a good Honours graduate, with a love of international literature, able to teach post 16 to the highest academic level. Previous leadership experience is desirable. This position offers an exciting opportunity for someone wishing to further their career in an intellectually stimulating environment with highly motivated students.

English is studied by all students throughout the School including the Sixth Form as part of the IB Diploma.  Students in years 7–11 and in our co-ed sixth form become increasingly independent learners as they progress through the School and achieve excellent outcomes at GCSE and in the internationally recognised IB Diploma.  Experience of teaching the IB is not essential. Training will be offered as required.

The School offers an outstanding internationally minded education and an extensive professional development programme for all staff supporting; induction, leadership development and well-being.

An application form can be downloaded here
A job profile can be downloaded here
Please send completed application forms to personnel@tgs.kent.sch.uk
CV’s will not be accepted.

Closing date for applications: Monday 19th February 2018
Interviews: Week commencing 26th February 2018

Applications from candidates who require sponsorship to work in the UK are welcome. Tonbridge Grammar School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. We reserve the right to interview before the closing date.