Head of Key Stage 4 English
Full time, permanent
Salary: Mainscale plus TLR2b (£4399)
Arnold Hill Academy is seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and committed Head of Key Stage 4 English.
The successful candidates will be passionate about English and be innovative in the classroom.
They will be able to plan and teach strategically to meet the needs and aspirations of the students in response to national changes in education.
The successful candidate will join our popular and flourishing English Department, with a focus on innovation and sharing good practice. We aim to inspire our students and monitor progress thoroughly to ensure every student achieves their full potential.
You will be joining a forward looking and dynamic team which is warm and friendly, but which has high expectations of everyone. We offer a full induction programme, excellent preparation for the next stage of your career and a rich menu of extra-curricular activities. We are fully committed to fostering a love of learning in all pupils. Arnold Hill Academy is part of the Spencer Academies Trust.
Spencer Academies Trust is an educational charity and academy sponsor which is committed to ensuring that every child, regardless of background, has access to an outstanding education and real choices in life. Our successful track record of providing high quality teaching and learning ensures improved outcomes for children and young people. Our mission statement for the Trust reflects our vision and aim for all Trust schools. Our highly-successful network of 12 schools (5 Secondary and 7 Primary) educates students across Nottinghamshire, Derbyshire, Nottingham City, Derby City and Leicestershire:
The Spencer Academies Trust is an exceptional Trust, which provides an outstanding education for local children. Our Trust is a model of national excellence. We work collaboratively to achieve the best possible outcomes for all young people, in an environment where partnership is valued and success is celebrated. Our education delivers real life experiences for students, promotes independent enquiry and stimulates intellectual curiosity; whilst developing a strong sense of individual responsibility and a personal belief and confidence. All of our students fulfil their potential and make unparalleled progress. They are fully prepared for the next phase of their education and have unrivalled opportunities to become future leaders.
· All children have a right to a quality education regardless of background or ability, and have an entitlement to the opportunity of a secure progression route in their learning and development.
· Schools are stronger when they work in collaboration with each other, operate within a ‘family’ and are open to a true sense of partnership.
· We grow the effectiveness and sustainability of our schools by developing the people within them, and that through shared and equitable responsibility for quality and outcomes; we achieve more.
If you would like to discuss the role, or have any queries, please email email@example.com
Applications for this post must be submitted on our online application form, which can be found at http://www.satrust.com/vacancies
In line with safer recruitment policies references will be called for prior to interview.
Closing date for applications 8am on Tuesday 16th October 2018
Interviews will take place w/c 22nd October 2018
Spencer Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all our students and all posts are subject to enhanced DBS with children’s barred list checks and completion of Level 2 safeguarding training.