Deputy Curriculum Team Leader of English, Wakefield

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Ossett Academy & Sixth Form CollegeWakefield

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Start date: 01 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR2B
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

 Ossett Academy & Sixth Form College are looking to appoint an inspiring and dedicated Deputy Curriculum Team Leader of English. The English department at the Academy is an outstanding team of professionals who achieve excellent results. We value challenge, active participation and motivation.  This is a real opportunity to join an exciting team that is forward thinking and high achieving. The successful applicant will be enthusiastic and innovative, with vision and energy. 

The successful candidate will lead on developing curriculum areas and teaching and learning within the department, ensuring student progress is regularly assessed with a focus on building a collaborative team ethos across the Academy & Sixth Form. They will play a key role in the strategic development of the department. This is an ideal opportunity for colleagues wishing to step up into a middle leadership role and gain invaluable experience in continuing to build and develop the successful team. The role will report directly to the CTL of English. 

Here at Ossett we strive to create an environment where students enjoy learning and are given the opportunity to stretch themselves both academically and also through a wide range of other extra-curricular activities. Our success is founded on traditional values set in a warm, friendly environment.   

If you would like further information regarding the role or to arrange a visit to the Academy please contact the HR department on 01924 232820.

The application form is available at

Please return completed application forms to the HR Department at Ossett Academy & Sixth Form College either by post or email to 

Closing date for applications is Friday 22 March 2019.

Interviews are expected to be held week commencing 25 March 2019.

Ossett Academy and Sixth Form College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  The post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

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More about Ossett Academy & Sixth Form College
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Storrs Hill Road, Ossett, West Yorkshire, WF5 0DG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1924 232 820
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