This job expired on 24 March 2023

  • Start date details

    September 2023 (or earlier by agreement)

  • Closing date

    24 March 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 March 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale


Additional allowances

TLR 2b

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking for an exceptional candidate as Curriculum Leader of Geography who shares our values and has the right vision and ethos to join us on our journey to becoming a truly outstanding school.

We are seeking an inspiring leader with a track record of improving standards, who is committed to the Trust’s values and the impact this can have on every student’s individual performance inside the classroom and beyond. Who has excellent classroom practice and is able to model effective teaching and learning.

Working in partnership with the Headteacher, the leadership team and our school community, you will provide the strategic leadership for the high expectations for behaviour and attitudes at Wyvern Academy. You will consistently communicate the school ethos of the Professional Learner, strategically regulating a calm and purposeful climate for learning whilst being innovative in your practice. Your leadership will also uphold the high Trust standards for Safeguarding, ensuring that there is a vested commitment and provision for all students.

The successful candidate will present the best possible example of professional standards to colleagues.

What the school offers its staff

Wyvern Academy is a coeducational secondary school with academy status, located in the Branksome and Cockerton area of Darlington, County Durham, England. We are looking for an exceptional candidate as Curriculum Leader of History to join us on our journey to becoming a truly outstanding school.

At Wyvern Academy, our school’s vision, in the work that our school community conducts is that we achieve ‘Excellence in all that we do’. We have a vested interest that all students ‘reach for the stars’ and that every one of our students receive a world-class education.

As a Consilium Academy, Wyvern Academy is built on the values of the Consilium charter. The purpose of the charter is to ensure our mission and values translate into practice within our Academies, ensuring that every student benefits from our distinctively inclusive ethos.

Further details about the role

The closing date for applications is 12 noon Friday 24th March 2023

Interviews will take place week commencing 27th March 2023

To apply please complete the attached application form. We ask that all completed application forms are sent by email to Katie Ferguson at Katie.Ferguson@consilium-at.com by the closing date and time quoted above. Please note we do not accept CVs.

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About Wyvern Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
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School size
467 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

Arranging a visit to Wyvern Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email katie.ferguson@consilium-at.com.

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