Post: Aspiring Leader of English and Languages
Salary/Grade: Main Scale PLUS TLR (Depending on Experience)
Contract Type: Permanent
The successful candidate will be engaging, forward thinking and have a sound understanding of the Curriculum. You must be a good team player and willing to share your ideas and expertise for the benefit of the children and to promote the Christian ethos of the school within the context of our mission statement.
o Set high expectations which inspire, motivate and challenge pupils when teaching
o Establish a safe and stimulating environment for pupils, rooted in mutual respect.
o Set goals that stretch and challenge pupils of all backgrounds, abilities and dispositions
o Demonstrate consistently the positive attitudes, values and behaviour which are expected
o For the right candidate there may be opportunities for progression to a Head of Faculty
o An ability to teach another subject would be an advantage
We are seeking to appoint an inspirational and ambitious Aspiring Leader of English & Languages to join our Languages faculty. This will be our third year and as our students move towards GCSE we have created this role which for the right candidate will lead into them becoming the department lead in 2018/19.
We are looking for someone:
To develop and implement Teaching and Learning initiatives and strategies throughout the faculty and school which raise the teaching practice of all members of staff and therefore raise student standards and progress.
To be a model of excellent practice, maintaining a clear focus on outstanding delivery to learners, ensuring a centre of best practice and excellence.
To take a lead role, working closely with the Senior Leadership Team and other leading practitioners in developing, implementing and evaluating policies and practices that lead to school improvement.
Your application must be received by 12:00PM on 16th February 2018. You must fill out our application as we do not accept C.Vs for this post.
A cover letter will be accepted accompanying your application form, and this should outline your experience and achievements that prepare you for this role and show how you will make an impact in our school.
Please see our Job Pack for more details.