Lead Teacher, English
Leadership L1 - L8
Trinity Sowerby Bridge will be a new academy within the Trinity Multi-Academy Trust, transferring to the trust in June 2018. The flagship academy, Trinity Academy Halifax is a model of excellence for the growing number of academies and free schools joining the trust. The team behind the success at Trinity are working to help those joining our trust to replicate their successes in improving the outcomes for children and young people.
Sowerby Bridge has a new leadership team in place, led by an Executive Principal working across the trust and an Acting Principal in school full time. Through robust, clear systems and support; we can ensure that teachers can focus on developing their teaching. Our mantra of ‘Culture & Consistency = Excellence’ is something that we are proud of and all staff support us to maintain this philosophy.
Aspirations and ambitions are high, and the trust’s outstanding leadership team will embed targeted and effective support, which is based on world class, proven systems. The vision is to transform education at Sowerby Bridge, with the intention of providing an outstanding education to students. With the support from Trinity Academy this is a realistic and achievable goal, which has been shown through the results and outcomes of the flagship academy.
The potential is huge and the fantastic opportunities this presents require the expertise and commitment of dedicated staff and key to our continuing success is the quality of teaching. As a trust we invest in the professional development of staff and are able to offer comprehensive, regular CPD opportunities for all staff. This includes cross-trust working.
In addition to professional development, we offer career progression and the opportunity to work on a range of innovative projects. As the trust expands and more schools join, there will be development opportunities to accelerate your career progression and build your leadership skills, whilst contributing to the trust’s vision of improving education for all students.
The academy currently has a vacancy for a Lead Teacher. The successful candidate will be based in the English curriculum area, but will work across the academy as part of the Lead Teacher team. The focus of this role is to develop colleagues within your team, contribute to the leadership of English and play a key role in whole academy CPD programmes.
You must be fully committed to optimising the opportunities that are available to children and young people, secure in the knowledge that you will be joining an ambitious forward-thinking Academy Trust that sets the standards for our family of schools and academies.
For more information on this role and to apply, visit our recruitment website; www.trinitymat.org/all-vacancies.