Assistant Headteacher, Sheffield, S12 3BP

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The Birley AcademySheffield, S12 3BP

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L11-15 (£50,480 - £55,605)
Contract term: Permanent

Life is all about learning. So are we.

At The Birley Academy, we believe that learning is our most important activity: and that’s equally true for our students and staff. We’re passionate about self-improvement and we go the extra mile to make sure that lessons are relevant, purposeful, engaging and rewarding. An excellent CPD package supports our people at every stage of their careers, from training through to headship, and as part of the L.E.A.D. multi-academy trust we enjoy comprehensive backing and can offer exceptional prospects.

Significantly strengthening our Senior Leadership Team, you’ll ensure that we realise the full potential of our amazing students – and our modern campus in south-east Sheffield. Building on our strong, respectful teacher-pupil relations, you’ll create a culture of high expectations and even higher achievement, backed by rigorous self-evaluation and continuous improvement. You’ll also work closely with stakeholders including parents, to place the Academy at the heart of the community, opening up countless opportunities for both our students and your colleagues.

Above all, you’ll do whatever it takes to keep us at the cutting edge of educational best practice – so we need a true visionary. As a qualified teacher and experienced school leader, you’ll be passionate about collaboration, deeply committed to CPD and adept at giving students the skills and confidence to succeed.

Specialist expertise in teaching and learning, Continuous Professional Development and outcomes would be extremely useful, but above all you should share our belief that learning is lifelong – and bring the tenacity to make your vision reality.

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Closing date: 7th March 2018

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Birley Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
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The Birley Academy is a popular secondary school situated in the south east of Sheffield.  We have a modern building set on a pleasant campus and enjoy excellent facilities.  We have recently joined L.E.A.D multi-academy trust, marking an e...