Director of Science, Wakefield

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Delta Academies TrustWakefield

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L13 - L17 (£53,724 - £59,265)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Do you have the ambition and determination to secure positive outcomes for our young people?

Do you want to work in a forward-thinking and aspirational academy group that places learning at the heart of everything it does?

Delta Academies Trust is a learning institution where difference is recognised and understood, diversity is celebrated and encouraged, strengths are promoted and developed, and weaknesses are supported and overcome.

We are looking to appoint an inspirational Director of Science for the Leeds/Wakefield areas to work within the Core Improvement Team of educational professionals deployed directly to academies to support the raising of standards.

Working closely within a team of Subject Directors, as well as with the senior leadership teams of each academy, you will provide challenge and support to ensure that academies secure rapid and sustainable improvement in your subject area.

It is desirable for the successful candidate to have examiner experience knowledge and understanding of the Ofsted inspection process, and be able to take a strategic lead on a day-to-day basis to respond to the particular needs and context which may range from leading at a strategic level or running a department.  Accreditation of AST / SLE status or similar AST / SLE work experience would be an advantage along with strong organisational and highly effective planning skills, applicants with experience of working at Senior Leadership level are encouraged to apply.

You will be an outstanding teacher, with a track record of excellent results and will have the potential to embed good practice and build capacity. We require a colleague who is committed to high standards of learning and student progress, who can help our students to reach their potential.

For an informal chat about this position, please call Nic Atkinson on 07967 680310.

For further information and to apply for this position please visit our website at https://recruitment.deltatrust.org.uk

Closing Date: Wednesday 22 May 2019 at 12 noon

Interview date: Friday 24 May 2019

The Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced DBS Disclosure.



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