Head of Humanities Faculty

Woodlands School, Basildon
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Job Ref No. ECC4431-163S Position Type: Head of Department/Faculty Pay Range: MPS - UPS + TLR1B
Position Start Date: 01/09/2021 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 19/04/2021 Midday Date of Interviews: TBC  

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Our pupils will require, fromSeptember 2021, an inspiring and enthusiastic Head of Humanities Faculty which includes History, Geography, PSHRE (AROE), Citizenship, Sociology and Philosophy, Religion & Ethics. The successful applicant will be well qualified and able to achieve outstanding results. They will need to build on the success within the faculty with access to exceptional facilities by pushing the school on even further. The individual must be highly motivated, possess exceptional organisational skills and work well with colleagues in order to contribute to our overall success.

Further information is available on our website www.woodlandsschool.org Alternatively details on this post and an application form are available from Jan Fennelly HR Manager by email on jfe@woodlandsschool.essex.sch.uk

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Every pupil has access to a fully inclusive and appropriately challenging curriculum, which is taught by highly qualified and outstanding teachers in wonderful facilities. Pupils learn in a safe and thriving environment which is conducive to each and every one making outstanding progress, ensuring they have high aspirations for their own success. This has been recognised by our OFSTED report and we are very proud of this acknowledgement. “Through their relentless insistence on raising standards, leaders have created a culture where staff and pupils strive to achieve.” We provide opportunities for all pupils to engage enjoy and excel both in the classroom and in the wider community. Pupils understand the importance of having excellent social skills which will guide them in developing a strong moral purpose. Our pupils will seek to be aspirational, resilient and pursue opportunities leading to excellence.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Jan Fennelly
Woodlands School
Nethermayne, Basildon
Essex, SS16 5BA
Telephone: 01268282146
Email: jfe@woodlandsschool.essex.sch.uk