Director of Humanities, Accrington

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Accrington AcademyAccrington

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Appropriate to Experience
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for a highly skilled and inspiring leader of Humanities to take responsibility for a unique opportunity in developing Humanities across three United Learning Academies. Working with leaders and Humanities staff across Accrington, Hyndburn and Salford Academies the successful candidate will provide a strategic role in creating an aspirational vision for humanities with strong pupil outcomes. The post holder will also lead and support with curriculum and staff development for teaching Humanities.

As part of the United Learning chain of Academies, you will have access to strong and tailored leadership development and unrivalled career development opportunities and support to ensure you achieve your ambitions. This is a leadership post in its own right, which will provide the appropriate leadership development to enable the successful candidate to move into Senior Leadership within a couple of years.

Full details and application form are available from the following school website,  

Confidential visits can be arranged at Accrington through Mrs D.Dullenty.

To Apply

Please apply online by clicking on the following link

Closing date: 26th January 2018

Where teaching is better shared

United Learning comprises: UCST (Registered in England No: 2780748. Charity No. 1016538) and ULT (Registered in England No. 4439859. An Exempt Charity). Companies limited by guarantee. VAT number 834 8515 12. Registered address: United Learning, Worldwide House, Thorpe Wood, Peterborough, PE3 6SB.

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More about Accrington Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Christian
Address: Queens Road West, Accrington, Lancashire, BB5 4FF, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1254 231579
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We are a popular, vibrant and successful 11-18, non-selective school. Our motto as part of the UL family of academies is “The Best in Everyone”.

In March 2015 OFSTED identified that we were a ‘good’ school. The cornerstone of o...