Director of Professional Development and Pedagogy

Chingford Foundation School, London


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £59,833 to £65,689

Job summary

Director of Professional Development and Pedagogy•

Be a member of the MAT leadership group, representative at local leadership groups and chair of the teaching and learning group.
• Actively embody the Trust’s values in strategy and day to day operations: “Forward-thinking, Cohesive, Proud”.
• Lead on key elements of the MAT development plan including:
 Development, implementation and evaluation of a Trust professional development model;
 Improving school outcomes through the use of school and Trust data, the development of strong whole school and subject pedagogy and the quality assurance of the strategies employed.
• Contribute to the Trust marketing strategy through high quality programmes that facilitate the recruitment and retention of staff and make the Trust attractive to prospective ‘joiners’.
• When required, lead on school level, post-Ofsted, teaching, learning and assessment objectives.
• Support Trust and school programmes that fulfil the mission for establishing strong leadership at all levels of the organisation.
• Support the Director of Finance leading on fully utilizing the Apprenticeship Levy to support the funding of the CPD Programme,
• Support reforms to appraisal and performance management.

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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School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1433 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 18
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School website Chingford Foundation School website (opens in a new window)
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About Chingford Foundation School

Chingford Foundation School (CFS) and South Chingford Foundation School (SCFS) have 120 years of combined history and experience in delivering a positive, aspirational environment for our students to flourish. Whilst we have continued to adapt to the changing world around us with the creation of our Multi Academy Trust, our commitment to helping students of all abilities and backgrounds achieve their dreams has only strengthened. We are incredibly proud of our staff and students and passionate about driving improving standards across the Trust, aspiring to offer a world class education and professional development model for all.

School location

Nevin Drive, London, E4 7LT