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  • Start date details

    September 2024

  • Closing date

    21 May 2024 at 12pm (midday)

  • Date listed

    3 May 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Head of department or curriculum

Visa sponsorship

Visas cannot be sponsored

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Subjects

Geography, Health and social care, History, Humanities, Philosophy, Politics, Psychology, Religious education, Social sciences

Working pattern

Full time: 7.45am - 14.45pm

Contract type

Permanent

Pay scale

MPS/UPS

Additional allowances

TLR for Headof Department responsibilities

What skills and experience we're looking for

We are looking to appoint a Head of Humanities (History expert) to plan and deliver challenging and engaging lessons that instill a passion for learning. You will lead a team of staff including teachers of geography, history and religious education.

You will:

  • Be committed to raising the attainment of all students in a challenging classroom environment
  • Have experience of improving the quality of teaching and learning
  • Be experienced in leading a team and/or working to support the success of others
  • Demonstrate effective behaviour management
  • Have the resolve and enthusiasm to make a real difference to the lives of students
  • Be committed to Academy’s ethos of high expectations

If you share our commitment to excellence, we want to hear from you!



What the school offers its staff

Pioneer Secondary Academy is a smaller than average secondary school with a calm atmosphere and and high ambitions for its students who are:

“confident, articulate young people who think carefully about their role in the world and display positive behaviour and attitudes.”

This is an exciting time to become part of a school being launched under new leadership and governance and planning for a dynamic successful future. We are now seeking to appoint an individual who shares our passion for learning and our determination to change lives through the education we provide.

We place great passion on staff well-being and development, at all levels with an extensive programme of professional development, offering a whole range of opportunities for colleagues to develop their potential within and beyond Pioneer.

Our aim is to provide a knowledge rich education underpinned by our core values whilst preparing the next generation for an evolving digital world. If you are a driven and dedicated practitioner who is eager to grow and learn, by building effective relationships and instilling in students a love of Humanities, then we want to hear from you.

Students at PSA are taught our core values of Respect, Aspire, Integrity, Seva and Equality. Our values are represented in the word ‘RAISE’ and consist of the characteristics that underpin the development of our students.

Further details about the role

Pioneer Secondary Academy reserves the right to interview and appoint this position ahead of any advertised application closing date, should an appropriate candidate be found. Therefore, it is advisable to submit applications as early as possible.

Commitment to safeguarding

Pioneer Secondary Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS record check.

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About Pioneer Secondary Academy

School type
Free School, Sikh, ages 11 to 19
Education phase
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School size
522 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 19

About us

Pioneer Secondary Academy is a smaller than average secondary school with a calm atmosphere and and high ambitions for its students who are:

“confident, articulate young people who think carefully about their role in the world and display positive behaviour and attitudes.”

This is an exciting time to become part of a school being launched under new leadership and governance and planning for a dynamic successful future. We are now seeking to appoint an individual who shares our passion for learning and our determination to change lives through the education we provide.

We place great passion on staff well-being and development, at all levels with an extensive programme of professional development, offering a whole range of opportunities for colleagues to develop their potential within and beyond Pioneer.

Our aim is to provide a knowledge rich education underpinned by our core values whilst preparing the next generation for an evolving digital world. If you are a driven and dedicated practitioner who is eager to grow and learn, by building effective relationships and instilling in students a love of Humanities, then we want to hear from you.

Arranging a visit to Pioneer Secondary Academy

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email vacancies@sikhacademiestrust.com.

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