Assistant Leader of English, Bolton

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Little Lever SchoolBolton

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Start date: January 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Teacher's Leadership Scale L1- L6 (Negotiable)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Little Lever School, part of the Lever Academy Trust combines a high quality learning and teaching environment with a caring and supportive ethos. We ensure every student is known and feels valued and expect the best from everyone, every day.

This is an exciting opportunity for an inspirational and committed Assistant Leader of English to join our enthusiastic team as we aim to be outstanding in all we do. The post is available for January 2018.  ASSISTANT LEADER OF ENGLISH  Teachers’ Leadership Scale L1 – L6 (Negotiable) Permanent Position  

The school was described by Ofsted as a ‘thoroughly good’ school with high expectations and where staff receive good training and feel valued. Students have positive attitudes towards their learning and behave with consideration and respect for others.  To build on the ‘Good’ work we already do and to enhance the opportunities and experiences we provide our students we have chosen to form the Lever Academy Trust.  We are very excited about moving forward as the Lever Academy Trust as we believe in collaborative and developmental approaches that help enhance the pedagogical skills of our staff and in turn improve the outcomes and achievements of our students.   

We recognise the people that work within the Lever Academy Trust are the decisive element in helping all our students to achieve great things.  We expect the very best from everyone every day and are focused on people.  We want our students to achieve the very best outcomes and develop the character traits of resilience, resourcefulness and respect so they are ready to be successful in local, national and international environments.  The school is committed to safer recruitment practice and pre-employment checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.  

This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure from the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS). The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and it expects staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  Application forms and further details are available to download from the school website ( or via the school office.

Completed applications should be returned to Mr D Mckeon, Headteacher.  Closing date for applications & shortlisting: 12 Noon, Tuesday 17th October 2017 Interviews to be held: Friday 20th October 2017

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More about Little Lever School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Church Street, Little Lever, Bolton, Lancashire, BL3 1BT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1204 333 300
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Little Lever School is an 11 to 16 mixed comprehensive school situated in a modern and well maintained building. Children are admitted without reference to ability and aptitude, and it has no affiliation to any religious denomination.

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