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Head of Department English
  • Employer: The Brittons Academy
  • Reference: L&M/19/112045
  • Published: Wed 16/10/2019, 9:45 AM
  • Closing on: Tue 29/10/2019, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full Time hours per week
  • Salary: Main Scale / UPS + TLR 1A
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: The Brittons Academy,Ford Lane, Rainham, Essex, Havering

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Head of Department English

Empower Learning Academy Trust


Ford Lane


Essex RM13 7BB


Principal: Mr Will Thompson

Tel: 01708-630002


A New Chapter


Vacancy: Head of Department English

Salary:   Main Scale/UPS plus


Required for January 2020

The Brittons Academy wish to appoint a strong, creative leader to lead the English department into the next phase of its journey. We are looking to appoint an ambitious leader with a passion for learning, to ensure all students achieve or exceed their potential, securing outstanding outcomes for the department.

The School is on a journey of rapid improvement and the English department is an integral part of this. The successful candidate should have the ability to bring enthusiasm and creativity to the department.

The Brittons Academy is part of the Empower Learning Academy Trust.

The Brittons Academy will offer you:

  • The chance to work and develop in a rapidly improving school.
  • Enthusiastic pupils who are eager to learn.
  • Supportive and friendly staff.
  • Opportunities to engage with our work as a National Teaching School.
  • Opportunities to contribute to our work as a new Academy Sponsor.
  • Opportunity for further future leadership responsibilities.
  • High quality professional development.

Deadline for applications:

Please forward your completed application to Mrs D Grix, by 4 p.m. on 29th October 2019.  Interviews will take place on 31st October 2019 

For further information, please contact Mrs Debbie Grix, HR Business Partner on 01708 730244.

Informal visits to the Department are very welcome by appointment.

The Brittons Academy is committed to safer recruitment so all applicants must be prepared to undergo screening to confirm their suitability to work with children.

The Brittons Academy is an Equal Opportunities employer