Director of Learning (Primary) for Delta Academies Trust - North East Lincolnshire area Wybers Wood Academy, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire

Job description

Delta Academies Trust are looking to appoint a Director of Learning for the North East Lincolnshire area to start with us in September 2020, or earlier if possible.

You will provide pedagogic leadership as an outstanding classroom practitioner, playing a key part in raising standards through the model of their own excellent teaching and by supporting the professional development of their colleagues. The post will also involve working alongside and supporting teachers particularly in Y6 across a group of four or five academies. The ultimate aim will be to improve the learning experience and increase the achievement of our key stage 2 pupils, whatever their ability.

Delta Academies Trust are looking to build an elite team of exceptional leaders, teachers, and support staff to transform education in the North of England, in line with our vision of ‘changing lives’. Our vision is to transform education across the North of England and level up the playing field for those children who live in disadvantaged circumstances. Our high expectations of students has created a culture and climate conducive to learning and as a result, the 2017, 2018 and 2019 results have seen a very rapid rise. The support from school leaders allows for innovative practitioners to practice their craft.

We are committed to investing in staff of all levels and we will ensure you have access to high quality professional development through a formal CPD programme. As part of career development, we will give you the opportunity to work with a wide range of senior leaders, as well as to undertake formal NPQs etc.

This is an exciting time in our development as we continue to work hard to drive improvement in our academies. Through strong and purposeful leadership and high quality teaching and learning, we are confident that we can have a positive impact upon the lives of young people, ensuring that all students achieve their potential, realise their aspirations; and are well prepared for the next stage of their lives.

If you share our vision and passion for young people, are passionate about raising educational attainment and standards, and helping young people reach their full potential, you can make the difference at Delta Academies Trust.

If you would like a conversation about this post then please call Pippa Robinson on 07583 132709.

For more information and to apply for this position please visit our website at http://recruitment.deltatrust.org.uk

Closing Date: Monday 3 February 2020 at 12 noon

Delta Academies Trust is committed to safeguarding the welfare of its students and the successful applicant will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service certificate and checks of the relevant barred list / prohibition lists.

Essential educational requirements

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Essential qualifications

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Essential skills and experience

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Employee benefits

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About Wybers Wood Academy

Wybers Wood is a large primary with just over 400 pupils (aged from 4 to 11) on roll where excellent attainment and progress for pupils are consistently maintained. We take great pride in creating a warm and friendly environment and a positive culture for learning so that our children are given opportunities to excel. We place great emphasis on the social and emotional development of our pupils, alongside the encouragement of a love for learning so they can achieve their full potential academically. Wybers Wood is proud to hold the Gold Sportsmark and a Silver Artsmark. Our pupils excel in sports and are confident and articulate performers as a result of our broad curriculum which has a strong emphasis on health, oracy and confidence. The school is a great place to work due to the hard work and dedication of all staff and the excellent attitudes the children have to their learning. There is a strong commitment to teamwork and a real sense of community spirit at Wybers Wood Academy. It is also exciting to be part of a family of primary schools in Grimsby who are all part of Delta Academies Trust. We have a culture of professional learning, reflection and collaboration to provide training and development opportunities for staff and to bring about sustainable improvements for all our children.

Address
Timberley Drive, Grimsby, North East Lincolnshire, DN37 9QZ
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Wybers Wood Academy website (opens in a new window)