Curriculum Area Leader Humanities, Derbyshire

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Hasland Hall Community SchoolDerbyshire

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Start date: January 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS TLR 1B £9,481 per annum
Contract term: Permanent

General Information about the School

Hasland Hall Community School is an 11-16 Local Authority School which is well respected in the local community. It occupies a compact but attractive site in the South Eastern corner of Chesterfield, close to the M1 and within easy reach of the Peak District. There are currently 777 on roll, with a rise in numbers expected. The school aims reflect our commitment to the principles of comprehensive education and there is a high priority placed on inclusion and the effective use of the Pupil Premium and SEND funding. The school was judged as Good by OFSTED in September 2015. The improvement from 2013, when the school was deemed to be ‘Requiring Improvement’, is an indication of the commitment and determination of staff and students, and the support of parents.
While proud of our achievements so far, we are not complacent and we know that we can do much to develop the quality of the educational experiences we provide. The successful candidate should find an appointment to Hasland Hall exciting and challenging, with excellent scope for his or her own personal and professional development.

Information about the Post

We are seeking to appoint a Curriculum Area Leader Humanities to start in January 2019. The applicant will provide effective leadership and management that will secure high standards in all areas of the Curriculum Area’s work. S/he will take responsibility for creating a culture of learning that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations for staff and students in the Curriculum Area.

The role will be rewarding and challenging, with excellent scope for his or her own personal and professional development and opportunities to demonstrate clear leadership skills and subject improvement strategies, supported by a very experienced and effective Line Manager.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

Application packs for all vacancies are available online at or from Call Derbyshire on 01629 533190.

We are an equal opportunities employer welcoming applications from everyone.


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More about Hasland Hall Community School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Broomfield Avenue, Hasland, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S41 0LP, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1246 273985
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