English - Director of Learning

Brockington College (Academy)Leicestershire

Brockington College is a highly successful 11-16 college, where students enjoy ‘learning to live life to the full’. 

We have recently become a member of Embrace Multi Academy Trust, which aims to achieve the best possible outcomes for all our stakeholders, including members of staff.

A Director of learning - English is required from the start of the summer term 2021 (possibly later by negotiation), to build on the success of this highly regarded department. You will need to be  an outstanding classroom practitioner, have high expectations of oneself, care passionately about the young people in your care and their learning, and have the energy and resilience to take up  the exciting challenge of ensuring innovative and exciting ways of learning that secure the very  highest achievement by students, thus enabling them to live life to the full.

This is an essential appointment for the college as an 11-16 school and the successful candidate will be accountable for strategically directing, managing and developing the English department providing high quality, professional leadership. 

The appointment provides a fantastic opportunity for a suitably qualified candidate in a school that values its members of staff.

Brockington College is a Church of England Academy, attended by students from a variety of faith backgrounds and our strong Christian ethos is the firm foundation for all that we do. Our modern college building provides state-of-the-art facilities that make a strong contribution to teaching standards and to student and staff well-being. Members of staff enjoy a range of CPD and INSET opportunities, a robust support system for NQTs, free car parking, weekly sports opportunities, voluntary prayer meetings and end of the month cakes. The school runs a wide variety of enrichment opportunities for students, as well as a range of residential trips, which members of staff support both near and far, from the Forest of Dean and Norfolk to Iceland, Kenya and China.

If you would like to apply for this post, please complete the Brockington College application form. The closing date for applications is Friday 29 January 2021 at 9am, which should be sent via email. Interviews will take place shortly after the closing date, with successfully shortlisted candidates informed by e-mail.

Application packs and further details for this vacancy are available to download below and also from the vacancies section of our website.

Brockington College is committed to safeguarding and this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check. References will be requested prior to interview.

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Brockington College (Academy)

Leicestershire

Brockington College (Academy)
Blaby RoadEnderbyLeicesterLeicestershireLE19 4AQUnited Kingdom
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