Director of Science, Lancashire

Closing date:New this week

Pendle Education TrustLancashire

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L8-11
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

As Director of Science you will effectively lead a team of teachers and hold accountability for continuously raising standards of student attainment by building and sustaining a cohesive team, who develop and deliver consistently good and outstanding teaching and inspirational curriculum experiences across key stages and including within Key Stage 2 for effective transition.

This is a very exciting opportunity to join a highly motivated leadership team. The current Director of Learning (Science) has been promoted to Assistant Principal within our family and will be available to support you as you settle into the role. There are Directors of Learning for both English and Maths who will provide extra peer support.

This is an opportunity to directly impact on the lives of local children by ensuring that day-in, day-out they receive the very highest standards of teaching and learning in Science, have varied life experiences and are nurtured in a safe and positive educational environment.

As a key member of the Senior Leadership Team (SLT) you will have a vital role in the raising of standards and securing excellent provision, for both students and staff, on our journey of academy improvement. Working in an incredibly supportive environment, the successful applicant will have considerable opportunities for professional development through both recognised qualifications and coaching/mentoring opportunities.

The role requires you to split your time between the two secondary academies. You will be supported to organise this in the way that works best for you and your science teams.

Application deadline: Midday on Friday 27th September

Interview date: 7th October

More about Pendle Education Trust
Type: English Secondary Schools
Address: Nelson and Colne College, Scotland Road, Nelson, Lancashire, BB9 7YT, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1282 440200