Head of English and Maths, Calderdale, Halifax

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Calderdale CollegeCalderdale, Halifax

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Start date: Summer 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: £40,978.00 - £43,471.00 per annum
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Hours:  37 hours per week 

Salary: £40,978.00 - £43,471.00 per annum 

Status: Permanent

Closing date:  Wednesday 17th July 2019 at 12 noon

Interview date: Week commencing 22nd July 2019

Calderdale College is seeking to appoint an outstanding leader who has the ability to engage and motivate a team to become consistently high performing teachers who will assist and support in realising high-levels of grade 4-9 GCSE English and Maths achievement. The successful candidate will have experience in leading a GCSE English / Maths or other examined subject department and will have a proven track- record of supporting learners to make outstanding progress.  They will also have a strong desire and ability to follow through in continuously improving the quality of teaching, learning and assessment.

To be suitable for this role they must have a First Degree and a recognised teaching qualification.

Our ideal candidate will have a strong record in leadership and will be able to provide evidence of how they have led teams to deliver outstanding results. They will have excellent motivational skills and an ability to direct a diverse team to achieve a vision of high achievement. They will also possess the communication and leadership skills required to work successfully with a range of different stakeholders in the pursuit for excellence across the English and Maths curriculum.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Appointments are subject to a Disclosure and Barring Service check.

For an information pack and application form, please visit our website https://www.calderdale.ac.uk/job-vacancies/current-vacancies/ or contact Human Resources, Calderdale College, Francis Street, Halifax, HX1 3UZ on 01422 399311 or email jobs@calderdale.ac.uk

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More about Calderdale College
Phase: Further Education
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 16+ years
Address: Francis Street, Calderdale, Halifax, West Yorkshire, HX1 3UZ, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1422 399311

The college delivers training in a variety of learning centres right across the Calderdale area and beyond.
Calderdale College is a medium sized college with a talented and friendly staff.

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