Head of Languages, Derby, Noel Baker Academy

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Noel-Baker AcademyDerby, Noel Baker Academy

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Start date: Easter or September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS/UPS + TLR 2b (R&R also available for an exceptional candidate)
Contract term: Permanent

Head of Languages | Noel-Baker Academy

We are pleased to be able to offer this exciting opportunity for a focused and driven Head of Languages to join our forward thinking and progressive faculty. You will be a passionate and inspirational MFL Teacher with a real interest in developing teaching and learning strategies within the MFL department. You will possess the energy and enthusiasm to share good practice and lead the team to achieve a good standard of education for students. 

The successful candidate should be an outstanding classroom practitioner with the skills and determination to ensure exciting learning and good progress for students of all abilities. You will benefit from excellent CPD, a strong induction program and an array of opportunities to expand on your existing skills set. We are also happy to offer R&R for an exceptional candidate.

Noel-Baker School converted to academy status as part of L.E.A.D Academy Trust on 1st February 2017.The school is now part of an Academy Trust, which was recently named by Ofsted's Former Chief Inspector, Sir Michael Wilshaw, as a "high performer" and was listed among the seven strong performing multi-academy trusts in the HMCI October commentary report; stating that it should be used as an example to others

The new direction of the academy was further enforced by the school successfully appointing a new substantive Head teacher for September. This is an exciting and challenging time for Noel-Baker’s future development and the academy is on a journey of securing improvement and raising standards across all areas. 

As a school, we pride ourselves on being friendly and welcoming with a culture of collaboration and teamwork that creates a lively and stimulating working environment. The school has also been extensively transformed through the ‘building schools for the future’ programme with a new £34 million school that completed in September 2012 offering state of the art teaching and learning facilities.

If you would like to be part of Noel-Baker’s exciting journey ahead then we will be delighted to hear from you. 

Please feel free to visit our school so we can share our exciting vision!   

How to apply

For more information and to apply or to arrange a visit, please contact Mike Sherwin on: 

T: 0116 253 2389 / 07568 103 581

E: noelbakeracademy@hays.com 

W: www.noelbakeracademy.co.uk

Closing date: Monday 19th February 2018 at 9.00am

Please note strong applications will be considered on receipt. 

Job location

More about Noel-Baker Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Bracknell Drive, Alvaston, Derby, Derbyshire, DE24 0BR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1332 572026