Director of Shotton Hall Teaching School, Peterlee, County Durham

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The Academy at Shotton HallPeterlee, County Durham
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L14 to L19 (starting point depending upon skills and experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No


Scale: L14 to L19

Teaching schools play an increasingly vital role in the school-led system; we work with others to provide high quality-training and support for school improvement in our local area. Our Teaching School Alliance now has over 80 schools and our world-class ITT provision is going from strength to strength with almost 100 trainees this year (both primary and secondary).

The Academy at Shotton Hall in Peterlee is committed to providing outstanding teaching and learning for all students. We are looking for an outstanding classroom practitioner and effective leader with the drive and vision to inspire a forward thinking and dynamic team.

The person appointed will be accountable for the delivery of the three main strands of our teaching school: Initial Teacher Training; Workforce Development and School To School Support.

Application packs and further details are available from the school’s website or from Debra Livingston, Head of Administrative Services on 0191 518 0222. Application forms should be returned with a supporting letter on two sides of A4 outlining your experience to date which makes you a suitable candidate for the post by the 19th October 2018 to  Interviews will take place on 31st October 2018

The Academy at Shotton Hall is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Enhanced Disclosure. 

The Academy at Shotton Hall is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

Applications with disabilities will be granted an interview if the essential job criteria are met.

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More about The Academy at Shotton Hall
Address: Passfield Way, Peterlee, County Durham, SR8 1AU, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 191 518 0222