Head of Faculty for Humanities, Fowey, Cornwall

Closing date:

Fowey River AcademyFowey, Cornwall
Date posted:
Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Main Pay Range to Upper Pay Range (dependent on skills and experience)
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

New opportunities at Fowey River Academy

Head of Faculty:  Humanities

MPS/UPS + allowance up to £4,000 (a Leadership scale contract is available for a suitably experienced candidate: L1-4)

Start date: September 2018

FRA is evolving and expanding and we are looking for an inspirational Geography specialist to champion the Humanities subjects. Can you:

Help students to understand others through their languages, histories and cultures. Reveal how people have tried to make moral, spiritual and intellectual sense of the world. Teach empathy. Weigh-up evidence sceptically in order to avoid the dangers of ‘the single story’. Build skills in writing and critical reading. Encourage creative thinkers to shape informed and democratic communities… 

We welcome applications from colleagues who can demonstrate how they will:

  • promote creativity and engagement through memorable learning experiences 
  • develop and enhance the teaching practice of others
  • design an appropriately broad, balanced, relevant and differentiated curriculum 
  • be accountable for student attainment and achievement within the Faculty, monitoring, supporting and ensuring student progress 

For further information and to apply please download the relevant application pack from our website: www.foweyriveracademy.org.uk or our Trust’s website: ALAT (Adventure learning Academies Trust) www.alat.org.uk. Please note CVs will not be accepted.

If you require an alternative format, you can contact Ali Honey ali@neopeople.net

Closing date: 9.00am on Monday 23rd April 2018. Please note we reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier than advertised should the position be filled or we receive a high volume of applications

Fowey River Academy is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to Safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The post is subject to satisfactory receipt of all statutory requirements in line with safer recruitment, inclusive of an enhanced DBS check. 


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More about Fowey River Academy
Address: Windmill, Fowey, Cornwall, PL23 1HE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1726 833484