Director of English - Member of senior leadership team
Ark John Keats Academy
Exciting opportunity to join a pioneering new school in north London.
Ark John Keats Academy is a growing school currently in the process of setting up a brand new Sixth Form due to open in September 2019. Therefore, we are looking to recruit excellent staff to join our expanding team and be part of the exciting next phase of our development.
We provide pupils from Nursery to Sixth Form with a world class standard of education. Our approach is underpinned by our six pillars – A Mastery Curriculum, High Quality Teaching, Strong Discipline, Character Development, Raising Aspirations & Enrichment and Developing Education Leaders.
The academy staff, pupils and parents are incredibly aligned, committed and passionate about our school. We have been graded outstanding in all areas by Ofsted and pupils make rapid progress in a calm, purposeful and happy environment.
In recruiting for the Director of English role we are seeking the following from applicants:
• The potential to be an exceptional leader
• A good degree in English or an English-related subject
• Leadership experience
• Secondary specialist
• A growth mindset
• High standards of professionalism
• Record of high quality teaching
The successful candidate will have the opportunity to lead an inspirational and passionate team of English teachers. Ark John Keats’ English curriculum uses the English Mastery approach to teaching the subject.
We are committed to providing staff with high quality and regular CPD. All teachers and leaders have weekly coaching, a weekly whole staff training session, 14 CPD days annually and access to an extensive menu of Ark training programmes for all levels.
To apply please click here and submit your application by 1pm on Monday 28th January 2019. For further information, a confidential discussion about this role please contact Victoria Henderson on email@example.com. For any technical queries/ questions about completing the application, please contact Mitra Samsami on firstname.lastname@example.org
Start Date: September 2019
Closing date: 1pm on Monday 28th January 2019
We value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting child welfare. The successful candidate will be subject to DBS and any other relevant employment checks.