Head of Department - English - RCS

Job Vacancy

Head of Department – English

Permanent, full time



Rawmarsh Community School

18th November 2020 (noon)

About us

Wickersley Partnership Trust was founded in 2014 with charitable status and currently comprises of 7 primary schools and 4 secondary schools (including 1 sixth form) across Rotherham and neighbouring counties with a further primary and secondary school due to join the Trust in the near future. WPT is committed to ensuring that all students have the best educational experience possible, and to do this, we recognise the importance of supporting our staff thoroughly in their professional development through the dissemination of best practice and collaboration, and through reflecting and debating on their practice. More about our vision can be found on our website which we highly recommend taking a look at if applying for this role

About the role

We are looking for an innovative and ambitious secondary English Teacher who is ready to take the next step in their career and join our English Faculty at Rawmarsh Community School. You will motivate and inspire our students to achieve their best.

As Head of English, you will lead, develop and manage the effective delivery of an excellent curriculum which enables the highest level of student progress and attainment.

Our ideal candidate will be committed to providing a high quality of education and have a passion for English with the ability to lead, manage and develop the English curriculum across the Academy. You should have demonstrable evidence of outstanding teaching with a focus on raising student attainment at KS3 and KS4.

Completed application forms should be returned to scasterton@rawmarsh.org by the application deadline.

In line with our commitment to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our students, the appointment will be subject to an enhanced criminal record check and satisfactory references.

Further information about the Disclosure Scheme can be found at www.gov.uk/disclosure-barring-service-check

Please note we operate safer recruitment and we do not accept CV’s, all applicants must complete an application form in full.