Assistant Head English, Literacy and Reading Bridgwater College Academy, Bridgwater, Somerset

Job description

We are the first all-through academy in Somerset, with children from EYFS to Year 11.

Working across the secondary phase, this vacancy will provide the successful post-holder with an exciting opportunity to play a vital role in improving the educational outcomes of our young people. This unique role will enable you to have demonstrable and positive impact on the learning culture, ensuring all our pupils become independent, effective and enthusiastic life-long learners.

As a member of the academy’s senior leadership team you will operate strategically to Develop and implement Teaching and Learning within the English department (Secondary) and further develop reading and literacy skills across subjects and thus raise student standards and progress.

Please come and visit us and see what an exciting opportunity our academy can offer for an individual looking to be the best they can be and make a significant contribution to narrowing the gap in achievement and attainment for our students.

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About Bridgwater College Academy

Bridgwater College Academy is a mixed all-through Academy which combines both primary and secondary education for pupils aged 3 to 16. The academy, which is sponsored by Bridgwater College, is located in Bridgwater, Somerset, England.

Parkway, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 4QY
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