Head of Faculty - Humanities (Geography specialist), Leeds

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Lawnswood SchoolLeeds
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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership scale 9-11
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking for someone with talent, ambition, and experience to join our Extended Senior Leadership Team and to lead the Humanities Faculty at Lawnswood School.  

The successful candidate will be a geography specialist and have experience of subject middle leadership and will have a strong track record of delivering improvement.  They will also be a confident leader of staff, able to inspire a love of their subject in students of all ages.

We need someone with enthusiasm, a ‘can do’ mentality, an ability to inspire others and translate a vision into reality.  We will expect you to lead the Humanities Faculty (geography, history and EPR) to oversee the curriculum, including standards and outcomes; teaching and learning; outcomes and engagement.  You will be supported by a team of talented and dedicated colleagues.

Lawnswood School can offer you a professional challenge and a rewarding opportunity, working with a collaborative leadership team that’s passionate about the progress and development of every student.

We promote diversity and want a workforce which reflects the population of Leeds.

Our school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.

For further information, please visit www.lawnswoodschool.co.uk and send your completed application with a covering letter (no more than two sides of A4) to Mrs J Bell, Headteacher by email to our HR Administrator on admin.hr@elawnswood.co.uk or by post to Lawnswood School, Ring Road, West Park, Leeds LS16 5AG. 

Closing date:  Thursday 21 March 2019 at 9am

Interviews are scheduled for week beginning 25 March 2019

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Address: Ring Road, West Park, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS16 5AG, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 113 284 4020