Second in Charge of English
Salary: Main Professional Scale plus TLR2C
(and Inner London Weighting)
Required for January 2018
Are you a talented and creative English teacher with excellent subject knowledge and a real passion for teaching? Are you committed to driving forward the progress and achievement of all pupils? If so, you may be the ideal candidate to assist the Head of English and media deliver the school’s vision for the achievement of pupils in English. You will be joining a hard-working and committed team of teachers.
You will need a proven track record of exemplary classroom practice and an ability to think creatively and be proactive in delivering and leading outstanding teaching and learning.
Cumberland School is an ambitious school, keen to improve on and exceed previous success. We serve, and are proud to do so, a rich, diverse and exciting community. We live and breathe our commitment to equal opportunities and inclusivity, and work hard to ensure that The Cumberland School is a cohesive, positive and exciting environment for all. Our fabulous site has the kind of green space, facilities and energy rarely found in inner city schools. There is a real sense of determination and an ethos of aspiration and support pervades all we do. Cumberland is a forward looking school, creative and imaginative in its approach to ensure that a quality education is provided for everyone.
As Cumberland’s Head teacher, I am seeking ambitious and creative staff who are committed to making a difference to young people’s lives. Schools do not get better by chance and we want colleagues who can commit to ensuring that every child has the knowledge, skills and resilience to achieve and indeed exceed their potential.
If you believe that you might have a role to play in this exciting phase of our journey, I look forward to reading your application.
For further details please telephone or e-mail Gillian Dineen, Headteacher on 020 7474 0231 or
For applicatin form please apply online.
Closing Date: Monday 16 October 2017
Interviews to take place before 31 October 2017
The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.
Oban Close, London, E13 8SJ
Headteacher: G. Dineen
Group 6 Age Range: 11-16
1500 pupils on roll
The School has a strong commitment to achieving equality of opportunity in both services to the community and the employment of people and expects all employees to understand and promote its policies in their work.
How to apply
Please apply online. For technical difficulties, please contact the Support Team 020 7427 8250. For further information about the role, please contact the school directly.