General Information about the School
Hasland Hall Community School is an 11-16 Local Authority School which is well respected in the local community. It occupies a compact but attractive site in the South Eastern corner of Chesterfield, close to the M1 and within easy reach of the Peak District. There are currently 754 on roll, with a rise in numbers anticipated over the next three years. The school aims reflect our commitment to the principles of comprehensive education and there is a high priority placed on inclusion and the effective use of the Pupil Premium and SEND funding.
The school was judged as Good by OFSTED in September 2015. The improvement from 2013, when the school was deemed to be ‘Requiring Improvement’, is an indication of the commitment and determination of staff and students, and the support of parents.
While proud of our achievements so far, we are not complacent and we know that we can do much to develop the quality of the educational experiences we provide. The successful candidate should find an appointment to Hasland Hall exciting and challenging, with excellent scope for his or her own personal and professional development.
Information about the Post
We are seeking to appoint an Assistant Curriculum Area Leader English to start in September 2018 or as soon as possible thereafter. The applicant will support the Curriculum Area Leader English in providing effective leadership and management that will secure high standards in all areas of the Department’s work. S/he will take responsibility for creating a culture of learning that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations for staff and students.
The role will be rewarding and challenging, with excellent scope for his or her own personal and professional development and opportunities to demonstrate clear leadership skills and subject improvement strategies, supported by an experienced and effective Line Manager.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS disclosure.
Please apply by clicking the 'Apply on school website' link below.
Closing date: 20 June 2018