• Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    6 May 2021 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    27 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Leadership
Subject
English
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Excellent, Depending on Experience

Job summary

Assistant Director Of Learning - English (TLR 2b - £4,783)

We are looking for an enthusiastic, innovative practitioner who will have shared responsibility as second in English to start in September 2021. You must have Qualified Teacher Status in the UK, or an equivalent overseas qualification with UK teaching experience. This post is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious teacher looking to progress their career.

We are part of the Wildern Academy Trust which comprises of Wildern School and Boorley Park Primary School with Deer Park School (a further 7-form entry secondary school) opening in September 2021. Wildern School has been judged by Ofsted as an “Outstanding” school for the past three inspections and we are determined to remain that way. Our staff form a collective team that make a difference to the lives of our students. This is an exciting time for the trust and all colleagues present and future.

We will ensure that the successful candidate has:
• comprehensive induction including a dedicated mentor
• continuous professional learning, development and improvement
• the opportunity to contribute to raising standards for all our students

Benefits of working for our trust include:
• Potential for career progression
• Excellent department resources
• Enrolment in the Teachers’ Pension Scheme
• Cycle-to-work scheme
• IT Leasing scheme
• Friendly and sociable colleagues
• Staff membership rates to our modern on-site Leisure Centre

If you already live or work in Hampshire, you will know what a fantastic place it is. Located on the south coast of England, with excellent transport links, Hampshire offers a choice of rural or city living. The culture, coastline and countryside in Hampshire can provide a variety of different lifestyles:
• go horse riding, walking and cycling on the many routes found throughout Hampshire’s country parks
• visit theme parks, award winning museums and explore historic sites across the region
• take part in Hampshire’s thriving sports scene
• relax at Hampshire’s diverse range of food and drink establishments and regular farmers’ markets

Applications should be on Wildern Academy Trust application forms, individual CV’s will not be accepted. Application forms can be downloaded from the links below. Applications can be e-mailed to hr@wildern.org or sent by post for the attention of Mrs F Mitchell, Wildern School, Wildern Lane, Hedge End, Southampton, SO30 4EJ.

Closing Date: Midday Thursday 6th May 2021

Disclaimer: due to the high volume of applications we receive, we reserve the right to close a vacancy earlier than the advertised date if we receive applications that meet the criteria. Once a vacancy has closed, we are unable to consider further applications, so please submit your application as soon as possible to avoid disappointment.

Wildern Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We will ensure that all our recruitment and selection practices reflect this commitment. All successful candidates will be subject to Disclosure and Barring Service checks along with other relevant employment checks.

School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1913 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
hr@wildern.org

About Wildern School

Wildern School is a popular, oversubscribed secondary school situated in the Southampton suburbs. We are with significant strength CPD of staff, developing our teachers for next stage their careers. Graded as ‘OUTSTANDING’ by Ofsted November 2012 third consecutive inspection, we committed to being centre innovation, creativity and enjoyment both students staff. All staff alike can take advantage excellent facilities which include lecture theatre, digital media suites, recording studio, PC Mac Suites, community sports access professional theatre. part Academy Trust comprises Boorley Park Primary Deer (a further 7-form entry school) opening September 2021. This an exciting time trust all colleagues joining us.

School location

Wildern Lane, Southampton, Hampshire, SO30 4EJ

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