John Cabot Academyis currently recruiting for a Curriculum Lead of English to join our talented and supportive team.
With a history of excellent outcomes in our English department and across the Academy, we are looking for an individual with a passion for English Language and Literature, a track record of impact within English leadership and someone who wants to join a school where leaders are empowered to lead. You will be part of the CLF with a collaboratively planned curriculum and assessments.
A well-qualified specialist holding QTS (or equivalent) and a relevant undergraduate degree, you will have the ability to teach Key Stage 3 and Key Stage 4.
Your duties will specifically include:
1. Leading on Curriculum
Champion the Curriculum: generate excitement for the subject from colleagues and children. Be able to articulate the intent & implementation of the curriculum.
Guardian of the Curriculum, ensuring that all children receive their entitlement from your subject
2. Improve the Quality of teaching & learning
Lead professional development of the team so they gain relevant subject knowledge
Quality assures the standards of teaching
Directly intervene to address underperformance in teaching
3. Improving outcomes and preparing children for the next stage
- Focusing on outcomes supports children to achieve what they need for life and their next stage.
- Deeply understand the demands of the curriculum and specification so that children are prepared well for assessment (exam)
The Cabot Learning Federation is a diverse Multi-Academy Trust (MAT) in the South West. We proudly serve 15,000+ pupils attending nine secondary academies, nine primary academies, an all-through provision, a studio school, a discrete Post 16 provision, two alternative provision schools and three SEMH special schools.
CLF is an Equal Opportunity Employer. The trust is proud to serve a diverse student population and their communities. We actively encourage applications from underrepresented groups, including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.
We are proud to be part of diverse communities in the region and celebrate the richness of our students' cultures, faiths, and backgrounds. We aim to develop a curriculum responsive to our pupils' needs and reflecting their diverse interests and backgrounds.
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