Head of Faculty English and Modern Foreign Languages

Teaching Staff Full Time

Head of Faculty English and Modern Foreign Languages


TLR1b £9,929


Main Scale/UPS


September 2020


Full Time


In September 2018 Longhill High School was judged ‘Good’ by Ofsted and we have now begun our journey to outstanding and we are looking for enthusiastic and determined staff to join us.


Ofsted said in September 2018 thatTeachers have renewed enthusiasm for teaching and a group of staff actively research new ways to inspire pupils. Consequently, teachers are motivated and form part of the ambitious learning culture permeating throughout the school.’


At Longhill High School, you will be supported and encouraged to develop outstanding practice. You will enjoy the professional freedom to find the approach that works best for you and your classes and you will be encouraged to share those innovations within the faculty and at whole school level.


We have an excellent induction programme and an outstanding CPD programme to support career progression.


The Head of Faculty role is an ideal stepping stone into senior leadership.


We are looking for an exceptional Head of Faculty for English and Modern Foreign Languages who is either an English or Modern Foreign Languages.


If you are:

  • Passionate about Languages and a desire to influence and lead both English and Modern Foreign Languages
  • An excellent practitioner with a proven track record
  • An outstanding and innovative teacher
  • An inspirational leader, ready to motivate and support a dedicated team

We want to hear from you!


The successful candidate will have the capacity to raise attainment through motivating and inspiring students and staff. You must have excellent communication skills, tremendous drive and a great enthusiasm for teaching and learning.


Closing date for applications: Midday Wednesday 4th March 2020


Shortlisted applicants will be invited to attend an interview in the week commencing 9th March 2020


Please read through the job pack for further information about this vacancy

Department Teaching Staff
Classification Full Time
Rate Main Scale/Upper Pay Scale
Hours Full Time
Closing Date March 4, 2020
Closing Time 12:00 am

Job Pack

Please read through the job pack for further information about this vacancy

Enquiries & How to Apply

If you would like to discuss the role or arrange a visit to the school, please contact Nicky Jackman, Headteacher’s PA personnel@longhill.org.uk


Please return your application by email to: personnel@longhill.org.uk or by post for the attention of Nicky Jackman, Headteacher’s PA, Longhill High School, Falmer Road, Rottingdean, Brighton BN2 7FR

Please note that this post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974, and is subject to a Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Check.


Longhill High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.


All candidates must complete our standard application form in order to be considered. CVs are not accepted in the interests of safeguarding.


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