Curriculum Area Lead - English

All Saints' Church of England Academy, Weymouth, Dorset


Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £43,895 to £47,359

Job summary

• Provide high quality leadership in all aspects of the role; line manage the department to improve outcomes; to challenge and promote professional accountability and consistent delivery of high quality teaching and learning across the curriculum area
• Improve standards of attainment, achievement and progress; develop, monitor, evaluate and review engaging, relevant and innovative schemes of work; enable students of all abilities to make excellent progress and achieve the best possible outcomes.
• Promote pedagogy that enables students to achieve excellent standards both in class and independently; ensure robust and effective assessment on student progress
• Ensure standards of student behaviour and attitudes to learning are consistently excellent.
• Analyse internal and nationally benchmarked data; plan strategic target setting, intervention programmes, track and monitor performance
• Provide enrichment activities and opportunities to work collaboratively
• Promote literacy and numeracy across the curriculum
• Contribute to the development of SMSC

Essential educational requirements


Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status or Equivalent

Essential skills and experience

The successful candidate will have the following skills and experience :
The ability to teach good or outstanding lessons and build, lead and motivate a dedicated team; contribute to the development, communication and implementation of shared vision and values
The ability to work collaboratively; to coach colleagues to support development and improve outcomes
The ability to clearly set, monitor and achieve challenging targets;
develop good relationships with parents/carers to improve progress
Up to date knowledge of local and national subject developments;
Experience of leading setting, monitoring and reviewing standards at subject level;
Commitment to high expectations and achievement for pupils and continuous professional development for all colleagues

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Secondary
School size Up to 900 pupils
Age range 11 to 16
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School website All Saints' Church of England Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email

School location

Sunnyside Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9BJ