Curriculum Area Lead - English All Saints' Church of England Academy, Weymouth, Dorset

Job description

• 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

About All Saints' Church of England Academy

Sunnyside Road, Weymouth, Dorset, DT4 9BJ