Curriculum Leader – History, Sheffield S12 3BP

Closing date:

The Birley AcademySheffield S12 3BP

Date posted:
Start date: Desirable September 2018 or as soon as possible after this
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: M1-M6 +TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

At The Birley Academy, we believe that learning is our most important activity: and that’s equally true for our students and staff. We’re passionate about self-improvement and we go the extra mile to make sure that lessons are relevant, purposeful, engaging and rewarding. An excellent CPD package supports our people at every stage of their careers, from training through to Headship, and as part of the L.E.A.D. multi-academy trust, we enjoy comprehensive backing and can offer exceptional prospects.

We're looking for a Curriculum Leader for History to enhance the learning experience within the school, helping our students to realise their full potential through delivering high quality teaching. 

To be a success, you will:

  • exemplify excellent classroom practice that results in high standards of learning and achievement for our students;
  • support the senior leadership team in establishing a culture that promotes excellence, equality and high expectations of all students;
  • ensure your professional practice is informed by rigorous self-evaluation and that it continuously improves learning and pastoral outcomes;
  • be aware of students’ capabilities and help support planning of teaching to build around these and guide students on progress throughout the subject area. 

We are situated on a modern campus in south-east Sheffield with strong, respectful teacher-pupil relations, working in a cultural environment of high expectations and even higher achievement, backed by rigorous self-evaluation and continuous improvement. 

To apply, please visit

Closing date: 3rd June 2018.

The L.E.A.D. Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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More about The Birley Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 16 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
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