Curriculum Leader - Humanities, Islington

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City of London Academy Highbury GroveIslington

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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Inner London Pay Scale + TLR 1b £9,931
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: Yes

We are looking to recruit a dynamic, skilled and creative Curriculum Leader who is passionate about Humanities. With responsibility for managing the Humanities team you will need strong leadership and interpersonal skills that promote high quality teaching. You will be responsible for the development and management of this forward thinking department. We are looking for a Curriculum Leader who will embrace our drive to ensure that Humanities is at the core of our curriculum and has students' progress at the forefront of their teaching.

This is a fantastic opportunity to be part of the team to bring the Academy forward to achieving its ambition to be an Outstanding Academy. We’re committed to providing first-rate training and development to all of our staff, as well as excellent career advancement opportunities within this evolving Trust.

We believe exceptional teachers create exceptional results; they transform lives and transform futures. They support every student to achieve their full potential and become a confident, resilient and compassionate individual who can make a positive contribution to society. We believe that exceptional teachers like you should be supported too, with all the opportunities you need to develop and achieve your goals.

The City of London Academies Trust (CoLAT) is driven by ambition: to deliver world-class results as we combine the heritage and tradition of the City of London with creativity and innovation. We have a proven track record of school improvement, offering students an exciting curriculum and opportunities to perform, showcase their talents and experience the world of work outside of the classroom.

If this role is of interest to you and you can contribute to our future success, an application pack is available on our website: Completed forms should be emailed to hr@high 

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Closing date for applications is: 9.00am Monday 30 March 2020. Interviews will take place in the week commencing 30 March 2020

City of London Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropirate checks, including enhanced DBS checks and a willingness to demonstrate commitment to the standards which flows from City of London Academies Trust vision and values.

The role is covered by part 7 of the Immigration Act 2016 and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.

City of London Academies Trust supports Equal Opportunities Employment. City of London Academies Trust Company Registration No. 04504128.


More about City of London Academy Highbury Grove
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Highbury Grove, Highbury, London, N5 2EQ, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 20 7288 8900
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Already the country’s best performing Trust for the new Progress 8 measure at KS4, the City of London Academies Trust is driven by ambition: to deliver world-class results as we combine the heritage and tradition of the City of London with creativity...