Head of Humanities with GCSE History Specialism
TLR 2a, £6120 With further whole school responsibilites available for a suitable candidate
Number on roll: 603
CEO: Mrs Bev Mabey
Head of Academy: Mr Chris Etheridge
Required: September 2018
Post: Full Time / Permanent
Employed by: Washwood Heath Multi Academy Trust
Based at: Tile Cross Academy
Let’s make underachievement history!
Do you want to join us on our journey to be outstanding?
Could you raise achievement and aspirations in our students?
Then come and join the Tile Cross family.
We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic, highly motivated and passionate head of humanities faculty. They will lead a team of 5 dedicated staff in delivering outstanding outcomes for the young people at Tile Cross. To complete our team a history specialism is essential.
We are looking for applicants who:
- Have excellent leadership and management skills that will drive improvements in the faculty.
- Have excellent interpersonal skills that you will use to inspire, challenge and motivate both staff and students. Positive relationships are at the heart of everything we do.
- Have the ability to lead and support new initiatives.
- Have the ability to drive improvements in Teaching and Learning.
- Are passionate about Education.
- Is someone who will go above and beyond.
About our School
Tile Cross Academy is a small and caring 11-16 mixed comprehensive school for 600 pupils that was created on 1st May 2017. We have high expectations for our pupils and we aim to provide a high quality education in an atmosphere of mutual respect where each individual is valued. We strive to develop and nurture the values, skills and attributes which create good citizens and lifelong learners. With the wide range of backgrounds and cultures represented in our school population we celebrate diversity and difference, whilst recognizing that we are all equal.
We are part of Washwood Heath Multi Academy Trust (WHMAT), a family of academy’s (three secondary, four primary and one all through school) who serve a discrete, diverse and multicultural community. Our underlying moral purpose is that “we are stronger working together in partnership”. However each academy’s unique identity is respected whilst a collaborative approach is encouraged. At the heart of WHMAT is a focus on developing all staff so that they remain happy and motivated to provide the best possible teaching and support to its pupils. This in turn gives our young people the best possible chances of developing into well-rounded individuals.
Please visit the school website for Job Description & Application form www.tilecrossacademy.com, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Closing date for applications: Monday 21st May 2018, 9am
(CV’s will not be accepted)
Interview Date: Wednesday 23rd or Thursday 24th May 2018
· A positive climate for learning
· Support and guidance from a highly effective leadership team
· On-site parking
· Access to Perkbox employee benefits scheme
· Access to a generous pension scheme
Tile Cross Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. An enhanced DBS check is required for all successful applicants.
This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent and spoken English is an essential requirement for this role.