Faculty Leader for English

St Edward's Church of England Academy, Leek, Staffordshire


Job details

Subject English
Working pattern Full-time only
Salary Lead Practitioners range 3 to Lead Practitioners range 7, £43,144 to £47,707

Job summary

Faculty Leader for English
Full Time – Permanent Contract
Salary Range Leadership Scale 3 - 7 (£43,144 - £47,707)
Required for September 2020 start

The Post
Following the promotion of our current Faculty Leader, we are seeking to appoint an outstanding teacher of English, who possesses the qualities to lead a dynamic, enthusiastic and committed team of English teachers, in order to secure the highest possible standards in teaching, learning and outcomes. This post is an ideal opportunity for an ambitious individual who is not only highly motivated, but also an inspiring practitioner whose inclusive and enthusiastic practice generates a desire to succeed in all pupils.

In return, we offer a fully supportive environment that is committed to the continuing professional development of all staff together with their personal wellbeing. More specifically, leadership development is a key focus at St Edward’s and the successful candidate would have access to further training in this area.

St Edward’s Church of England Academy caters for pupils between the ages of 9 to 13 and is situated in the Staffordshire Moorlands. The post is suitable for both aspiring and experienced leaders from both primary and secondary backgrounds.

Visits to the school are welcomed and encouraged prior to application.

We are committed to the Safeguarding of all our pupils and expect all staff to do the same. This post is subject to an enhanced disclosure check.

If you would like an application pack or a discussion with the Principal in confidence regarding the post, please contact Mrs Bridget Lowe on 01538 714740 or via email lowe.b@st-edwards.staffs.sch.uk

Recruitment Timetable
Closing date for applications (by 08:00am) – 10th January 2020
Final shortlisting and contact with candidates – 10th January 2020
References will be requested at this stage
Interviews – To be confirmed

Essential educational requirements

Teaching Degree

Essential qualifications

Teaching Degree

Essential skills and experience

This post is suitable for both aspiring and experienced leaders from both primary and secondary backgrounds.

Employee benefits

Leadership Scale 3-7

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy, Church of England
Education phase Middle Deemed Secondary
School size 724 pupils enrolled
Age range 9 to 13
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website St Edward's Church of England Academy website (opens in a new window)
Contact email lowe.b@st-edwards.staffs.sch.uk

School location

Westwood Road, Leek, Staffordshire, ST13 8DN