DIRECTOR OF ENGLISH REQUIRED Pinkwell Primary School, Hayes, Middlesex

Job description

We require someone who is confident and experienced to lead English across the school. Shortlisted candidates will be expected to have knowledge of the teaching of English across EYFS, KS1 and KS2 and will work with colleagues to ensure high standards across the school. This post will include some classroom responsibility.

Apply if you are:
- An Outstanding English Leader or Director of English
- Creative and keen to develop the primary curriculum across the school
- Ambitious with the drive to improve the quality of teaching and learning
- Innovative and forward thinking with a positive and dynamic approach
- Aspiring to middle or senior leadership in the future.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status
Evidence of continuing professional development or further professional study

Desirable:
Successful completion of Leadership Training eg NPQSL and/or Masters Level Qualification or willingness to do so in the near future

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

Experience of leading an aspect of English across the school
Experience and success of working as part of a team in school improvement
Experience of working with children with a wide variety of learning needs
Confident in leading training for staff and governors
Experience of monitoring pupil progress
Ability to prepare data, analyse a range of data and present data to governors, leaders and teachers
In-depth knowledge of the importance of oracy across all aspects of learning
Knowledge and clear understanding of the teaching of early reading and writing as it applies to the primary school setting
Current, up-to-date knowledge of all national updates particularly in relation to OFSTED guidance regarding curriculum development. (Intent, Implementation, Impact)
Knowledge of strategies and commitment to promote high standards of English across the curriculum
Ability to lead by example and provide a clear direction for a wide range of stakeholders

Employee benefits

We can offer you:
A culturally diverse and dedicated school
A friendly school with strong links to the local community
Fantastic children who want to learn and achieve
Fantastic opportunities for professional development
A collaborative, inspirational staff team


About Pinkwell Primary School

Address
Pinkwell Lane, Hayes, Middlesex, UB3 1PG
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Pinkwell Primary School website (opens in a new window)