Lead Practitioner of English, St. Helens

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The Sutton AcademySt. Helens

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: TLR 2 £2796 p.a.
Contract term: Permanent

The Governors are seeking to appoint a well-qualified and talented Lead Practitioner of English to join our hardworking and committed team.  The successful candidate will be joining a strong collaborative and cohesive department.  We encourage applications from teachers with leadership potential who will prosper in a forward thinking and innovative school environment.

You will:

• Provide pedagogic leadership with the English department.

• Play a key role in the raising of standards of teaching and learning across the department and subsequently the academy.

• Support the professional development of colleagues.

• Ensure continued improvement in teaching and learning highlighting areas of development resulting in a positive impact on student learning and attainment.

• Promote the use of all key teaching and learning strategies, to ensure the highest quality of teaching is used throughout the department.

We can offer you:

• Enthusiastic and hardworking students.

• A supportive and forward thinking department

• Teaching at all key stages

• Excellent ICT for learning resources

• Outstanding professional development and guidance for teachers at all stages of their careers. 

This post is subject to satisfactory Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) Enhanced Disclosure Certificate.  The Sutton Academy is committed to equal opportunities.

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people; we expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. 

More about The Sutton Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Eltonhead Road, St. Helens, Merseyside, WA9 5AU, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1744 678859
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The Sutton Academy is a mixed, comprehensive, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form situated in St Helens, Merseyside. It is part of a single-academy trust called The Sutton Academy Trust and sponsored by St Helens College. The school w...