Director of Learning, Teaching and Assessment, Leicestershire

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Bosworth AcademyLeicestershire

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Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: LD 18 to 22 £62,425 to £68, 849 depending on experience
Contract term: Permanent

Director of Learning, Teaching and Assessment

LD 18 to 22 £62,425 to £68, 849 depending on experience

Required to start on 1st January 2020

If you are looking to make a real difference by using your expertise to help improve schools that face challenges, this opportunity is for you.  You will have the security of being attached to Bosworth Academy, the lead secondary school in LiFE Multi-academy Trust, judged outstanding by Ofsted and recognised nationally as an outward facing, research based learning community.

The LiFE Multi Academy Trust currently consists of Bosworth Academy (The Lead School), The Winstanley School, Kingsway Primary School and Braunstone Frith Primary School. Countesthorpe Leysland Community College are currently associate members, with a strong desire to become fully affiliated in the near future. 

The Board of Trustees are seeking to appoint an outstanding practitioner to lead learning and teaching strategically across all schools within the Trust. You will have a proven track record of high impact Senior Leadership and a clear vision of how you can use your experience in a multi- school setting. The successful candidate will have a real passion for learning and teaching and the ability to promote the Trust’s vision, inspiring colleagues to develop professionally, whilst enhancing the experiences of all learners across the Trust.

The LiFE Multi Academy Trust believes that courageous and strong leadership are the bedrocks on which we build progress for everyone. Our leaders are always keen to get involved in the day-to-day life in all of our schools, including teaching whenever possible. We believe passionately that each school is seen as a leader of, and vital to its local community and a vehicle for social mobility. 

This post and subsequent offer of contract will be with the Multi-Academy Trust.  

Bosworth Academy is the lead school in the LiFE Multi Academy Trust, which has been recognised by Ofsted as an ‘Outstanding’ school in our recent inspection. We continue to develop our practice, as we believe all our communities deserves nothing less, and were awarded ‘World Class Status’ in December 2018. 

Application forms and further details may be obtained from Carly Harper (HR Manager) at the above address or can be downloaded from  

The closing date for completed applications is 9am on 21st October.

“Our Trust and its schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment”

The LiFE Multi Academy Trust and the Lead School Bosworth Academy, Leicester Lane, Desford, Leicester LE9 9JL. 

Tel 01455 822841


Executive Head Teacher/CEO: Mr Chris Parkinson 

More about Bosworth Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 19 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Leicester Lane, Desford, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE9 9JL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1455 822841
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