The Academy of St Nicholas is an 11-18 Academy with nearly 900 students on roll. The Academy is focused upon driving standards of achievement rapidly and this makes it a dynamic and exciting place to work. The Academy of St Nicholas is committed to ensuring that every student makes the most of their potential. The Academy concentrates on providing the highest quality of teaching, with bespoke CPD for all staff to support this, the best possible student support and the most appropriate and innovative curriculum.
Applications are invited for an enthusiastic and ambitious Assistant Head of Department for English. This vacancy is required for September or sooner.
As the Assistant Head of English, you work closely with the Senior Leader for English and the Senior Management Team in continuing to improve exam attainment at GCSE and A’ level.
The Academy benefits from its membership of the All Saints Multi Academy Trust, a unique Joint Faith Multi Academy Trust in Liverpool. The Trust has a proven track record in developing leaders and ensuring staff reach their full potential and career aspirations through a comprehensive programme of CPD and career progression opportunities. Leaders within the Trust benefit from access to the highest quality local and national training programmes, as well as peer to peer support and professional mentoring within the Trust.
We are determined that the successful candidate will have:
· A passion for English teaching
· Experience of supporting change and development within a department
· Reliable evidence of very good to outstanding teaching with a focus on raising student achievement at KS3, KS4 and KS5
· A passion for making a difference for young people in the city of Liverpool
Closing date for applications: Monday 29th January 2018 at 9.00am
Interview Date: Week Commencing 29th January 2018
Further information and an application pack can be obtained by contacting our Hays Recruitment Partner, Holly Currie, by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org or by calling 0161 228 7300. Visits to the Academy are warmly encouraged and can also be arranged by contacting Holly Currie.
51 Horrocks Ave, Liverpool, L19 5NY