Whole school Literacy and Communication Faculty Leader and Literacy Teacher, Birmingham

Closing date:New this week

Queensbury SchoolBirmingham
Date posted:
Start date: January 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR 2.2 + SEN + Golden Hello £3,000 (subject to a 3 year commitment to school)
Contract term: Permanent

Queensbury is a large Secondary Special School (approximately 244, 11 – 19 year old students), which caters for students with Moderate Learning Difficulties and a range of complex needs. Our positive, caring ethos provides a safe, stable, hardworking learning environment where everyone is valued. The school is in an exciting phase, under new leadership, as it moves towards Academisation with The Education Impact Trust (Wilson Stuart School); a school with 22 years and 6 Outstanding Ofsted judgements.

The successful candidate will be responsible for:

  • The development of Literacy throughout the school and management of whole school Literacy and Communication Faculty budget
  • The development of Communication skills of pupils throughout the school, working with the Speech and Language Therapist and Speech and Language Assistant
  • The quality of education for Literacy Teaching and Learning across the school
  • The collection and analysis of data for Literacy, including management of pupil intervention and support programmes as required for pupils across the school
  • Working in partnership with other Faculty Leaders to develop and establish outstanding and innovative whole school approaches to teaching Literacy and Communication skills
  • The strategic management of the Literacy Faculty and a team of Literacy teachers across the whole school

For informal enquiries or pre-visits, please contact Mr Chris Wilson, Interim Head Teacher, on the above telephone number

Closing Date: 21/10/2019, 12:00 noon

Application packs can be downloaded here and the school website:
www.queensburysch.com . Please return completed application forms to Mrs Jackie Keach at the above address or email to enquiry@queensbury.bham.sch.uk.

More about Queensbury School
Address: Wood End Road, Erdington, Birmingham, West Midlands, B24 8BL, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 121 3735731