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  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    19 April 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    6 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Leadership 7 – 11

Job summary

As part of a dedicated team of Middle Leaders, you will fulfil a key role transforming standards, experiences and outcomes for literacy in the academy by undertaking the role of Curriculum Director of Communication, to make a significant contribution to the achievement of the academy vision ‘everyone exceptional’.

This role is an exciting leadership opportunity for the right candidate to oversee the strategic leadership of English, literacy and language which forms part of the communication strand of our curriculum. You will be responsible for leading the curriculum area of English, providing strategic oversight of the English as an Additional Language provision and forming an integral part of the Literacy drive team.

Employee benefits

We offer an outstanding package of professional development and fantastic benefits including TasteCard, Cyclescheme and access to Nuffield Health Services. Please see our website for a full list of the benefits we offer.

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School overview

School type
Education phase
School size
930 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
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About Leeds East Academy

Leeds East Academy is a diverse and vibrant school community which was judged as ‘Good’ during May 2019 across all areas of the Ofsted framework. In the Ofsted report inspectors commented; "Leaders' aspirations for the school are high. They are determined that all of their pupils, regardless of background, will achieve as highly as possible. Leaders have created an ambitious and optimistic culture across the school".

Our vision for the academy is simply, ‘everyone exceptional’ and we pride ourselves on ensuring that all students receive the very best pastoral care and academic support to achieve this. Housed within a state-of-the-art school building, Leeds East Academy is now the premier choice of school for families in the local area. Leeds East Academy is also a highly desirable and dynamic establishment for ambitious education professionals, who will be joining a forward-thinking organisation committed to securing the highest educational, professional and personal standards for the community we serve.

School location

South Parkway, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS14 6TY

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