Deputy Director of Learning - English, Lancashire

Closing date:

Eden Boys' School, PrestonLancashire

Date posted:
Start date: As soon as possible
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPS + TLR2b
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Eden Boys' School Preston are seeking to appoint an outstanding Deputy Director of Learning for English to complement our excellent leadership and teaching team. As Deputy Director, you will assume strategic lead for the development of either KS3 or KS4 English. You will work closely with the Director of Learning for English, the Lead Practitioner for English and the wider English team. 

You will:

· Play a fundamental role in shaping the direction and future of the department / faculty 

· Be part of a highly successful network of schools both locally and nationally.

· Receive bespoke training  and support  in order to be the very best teacher and leader you can be.

· Have access to network-wide events with Star colleagues, led by some of  the most influential people in education.


You will find a School that:

· Has a distinctive faith ethos.

· Has strong and effective leadership at all levels.

· Fosters and develops a strong team ethos  amongst all its staff.

· Is highly supportive and one that values and develops people.

· Aspires to be in the top 1% of schools nationally for pupil progress.

· Is forward thinking and outwardly facing.

· Is committed to developing pupils leadership skills and their wider participation in local and national agendas.

· Has an exceptionally supportive community and Governing Body.


Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged. We welcome enquiries from everyone and value diversity in our workforce.

Closing Date: 25th February 2019 12:00 pm

Interview Date: Week Commencing 4th March 2019 

For an informal and confidential discussion regarding the role, candidates are encouraged to contact Faheema Asmal on 01772-926000.

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More about Eden Boys' School, Preston
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Free School
Gender: Boys
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Universal House, Adelaide Street, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 4BD, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 1772 926000
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