Head of Department - English The Vale Academy, Brigg, Lincolnshire

Job description

Hours: Full time / Permanent

Salary: Leadership Scale L7 – L11 (£47,707 - £52,643)

Required for September 2020

The Vale Academy are looking to appoint a dynamic, inspirational, hard-working and creative Curriculum Leader for English to join our academy team in September 2020.

The Vale is a successful and high-achieving 11-18 academy which has an excellent reputation and an established trend of high student outcomes, which are consistently above those achieved nationally. Indeed, 2018 outcomes place the academy in the top 5% of schools in England for overall progress and its attainment at 4+ and 5+ in English and Maths is the highest in the area. This high achievement has also been sustained in 2019. In January 2017, the academy moved into a new building which provides state of the art facilities and an outstanding learning environment for both students and staff. The Vale also offers an extensive and varied programme of extra-curricular activities to support a rich and rounded education, both within and beyond the classroom, and has a particular specialism in music.

English is a strong and successful department; outcomes at both GCSE and A Level are excellent.

If you aspire to work as part of a high performing team, then The Vale Academy is the right choice.

You will be joining an ambitious, committed and hardworking team who are passionate about the difference we can make to our young people, staff, families and the wider community.

The Delta Academies Trust is committed to pursuing the very best for every student to ensure that “no individual is left behind.”

Visits to the academy would be warmly welcomed by appointment. Please contact Kathryn Tucker on 01652 294511 if you would like to arrange a visit.

For further information and to apply for this position please visit our website at https://recruitment.deltatrust.org.uk/jobs
Closing Date: 28th February 2020 at 12 noon

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About The Vale Academy

The Vale is a successful and high-achieving 11-18 academy which has an excellent reputation and an established trend of high student outcomes, which are consistently above those achieved nationally. Indeed, 2018 outcomes place the academy in the top 5% of schools in England for overall progress and its attainment at 4+ and 5+ in English and Maths is the highest in the area. This high achievement has also been sustained in 2019. In January 2017, the academy moved into a new building which provides state of the art facilities and an outstanding learning environment for both students and staff. The Vale also offers an extensive and varied programme of extra-curricular activities to support a rich and rounded education, both within and beyond the classroom, and has a particular specialism in music. If you aspire to work as part of a high achieving team, with the possibility of also gaining post 16 experience, then The Vale Academy is an excellent choice

Address
Atherton Way, Brigg, Lincolnshire, DN20 8AR
Phase
Secondary
Type
Academy
Website
The Vale Academy website (opens in a new window)