3 days remaining to apply

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2021

  • Application deadline

    10 May 2021 at 9:00 am

  • Date listed

    30 April 2021

Job details

Job role
Teacher
Subject
Geography
Working pattern
Full-time only
Contract type
Permanent
Salary
Main Payscale + TLR

Job summary

We’re searching for a Head of Geography who will inspire our pupils in the classroom by delivering innovative curricula and by giving them the confidence to think big for themselves as they progress through our academy. The purpose of this role is to provide day to day leadership of the department and be accountable for the quality of teaching, learning and educational outcomes ensuring they are in line with the Academy's strategic plan.

Reporting to SLT link, this post holder will be accountable for:

Identify areas for development and improvement linked to the Academy improvement plan, SEF, national and local initiatives.
Develop and monitor schemes of work for your area across the academy in liaison with your department and to ensure the successful implementation which meets curriculum requirements and differentiated to reflect student needs.
Lead the implementation of national and local strategies for raising attainment of students in your subject, in accordance with the Academy improvement plan.

For a full description of the role, see the job description and job specification. We encourage you to get in touch with any questions.

We know just how important it is to think big and to help break those glass ceilings faced by young people today. Together we can encourage our pupils to step out from their comfort zones, build self-esteem and broaden their horizons.

The closing date for applications is Monday 10th May at 9am.

Salary: Main Pay Scale + TLR 2B (£4,944)

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School overview

School type
Academy
Education phase
Secondary
School size
1095 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Ofsted report
View Ofsted report
Contact email
recruit@e-act.org.uk

About E-Act Royton and Crompton Academy

Our Academy

 In September 2019, E-Act Royton and Crompton Academy moved into a brand new, state of the art, learning complex to ensure we provide the very best outcomes for all our children. Our biggest priority is to ensure that through the best quality of education, outstanding teaching we provide the very best educational experiences and outcomes for all our students allowing everyone access to the curriculum and entitlements that they require in order to succeed in their chosen career pathways.

Come join our team

‘Quite aside from the opportunity to work with pupils whose energy, creativity and enthusiasm never fail to inspire, our academy is :

• Committed to teacher development through E-ACT’s professional learning programme in partnership with leading training providers such as Ambition School Leadership.

• Leading the way in youth mental health through our very own Mental Health First Aid programme – we aim to train every teacher as a mental health first aider.

• A leader in the education sector for outstanding employee benefits including a generous maternity policy and opportunities for flexible working.

Part of the E-ACT family

E-ACT is a multi-academy trust responsible for 28 academies across the length and breadth of England. We are proud to be part of a community that includes over 18,000 pupils and 2,500 teaching and non-teaching professionals across the country.​​​​​​​

What it means to be part of E-ACT

As an E-ACT academy we can collaborate and share ideas with other academies within the trust in ways that schools may not be able to.

E-ACT supports its 28 academies through two regions: North and South. We can rely on support, when it is needed, from a small team of regional colleagues, experts in areas such as safeguarding, who work together with us to lead academy improvement.

Think big, show team spirit, do the right thing

Most importantly, by being part of E-ACT our students feel part of something much bigger. By encouraging our students to think big and believe that anything is possible, by showing them the importance of team spirit and by teaching them to carefully think through their decisions to do the right thing, we know that every one of our students can realise their full potential.

Please read the supporting documentation carefully before completing our application and equal opportunities form.

We are an E-ACT academy and proud to be part of a community that includes over 18,000 pupils and over 2,400 teaching and non-teaching professionals across the country.

E-ACT is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and vulnerable adults, and all appointments are subject to enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) checks and 
satisfactory references.

E-ACT is also committed to promoting equality, challenging discrimination and developing community cohesion. We welcome applications from all sections of the community .

School location

Blackshaw Lane, Oldham, OL2 6NT

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