Aspiring Leader of English and Languages, Birmingham

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King Solomon International Business SchoolBirmingham

Date posted:
Start date: September or sooner if possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Mid Pay Scale PLUS TLR (Depending on Experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

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

The Role

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.

Job location

More about King Solomon International Business School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 19 years
Address: Lord Street, Birmingham, West Midlands, B7 4AA, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 121 357 1905
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King Solomon International Business School is a co-educational, all-through free school in Birmingham for students aged 4-19. It has a Christian ethos.

The school opened in September 2015 with two year groups (Reception and Year 7). It plans to grow ...