Head of English

King Edward’s School is seeking a permanent, full-time, well-qualified candidate to lead the English Faculty from 1 September 2021 or 1 January 2022.

King Edward’s is one of the most interesting, diverse and intellectually ambitious independent schools in the country, situated in a green oasis close to the heart of England’s second city; both the school and the city are at an exciting stage of development.

The school teaches IGCSE and the International Baccalaureate Diploma (although IB experience is not essential for this post), and the salary scale is significantly above the state sector.

Closing date: The deadline for applications is 9am on Friday 23 April 2021.
Interviews: Interviews will take place in late April/early May.

How to apply
To apply for this role, please forward a completed application form and equal opportunities form (available for download below) and a covering letter addressed to the Chief Master by email to: recruitment@kes.org.uk.

Download application pack.
Download application form.
Download equal opportunities form

If you have any queries about the role or would like to discuss it in more detail, please contact the Deputy Head Academic, Jane Evans, by email: jre@kes.bham.sch.uk.

King Edward’s School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All successful candidates will be required to undergo an enhanced DBS check. A copy of the school’s Recruitment, Selection and Disclosure Policy is available on the school website.

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