Arthur Mellows Village College

Delivering learning for life within an aspirational culture

Head of English

TLR1B £10,203

Required For September 2021

Arthur Mellows is an Ofsted Outstanding school located in the village of Glinton on the outskirts of Peterborough. The school is very successful and over-subscribed, with 1680 students aged 11-18, supported by a talented and hard-working staff.

The Governors wish to appoint a suitably experienced and qualified Head of Faculty to join and lead a highly successful and innovative English Department. Facilities and resources within the Department are excellent. Staff are extremely supportive with a clear focus on exceptional outcomes for all.

Students are well behaved and committed learners. Students are enthusiastic about English, as evidenced by the strong results at KS4, with a high take up rate into KS5.

The successful candidate will be someone who is:

  • An outstanding practitioner who is able to teach at all levels.
  • Successful in raising standards of attainment and accelerating progress
  • An experienced and effective middle leader with a proven record of success
  • Committed to ensuring the curriculum meets the needs of all students
  • Able to inspire, engage and enthuse students, staff and parents
  • A leader with drive, enthusiasm, energy and determination

The College welcomes visits from prospective applicants, arrangements can be made by contacting Gillian Johns on 01733 252235 or email

If you are ambitious and interested in being part of our College please complete an Application Form which is available in the application pack below and return to us with a letter of application.

Closing date for applications is noon on Thursday 13 May 2021

AMVC is committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment