Head of Media Studies Carlton Academy, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire

Job description

Head of Media Studies
TLR 2C £2796
Full Time
Required from as soon as possible

We are looking for a well-qualified and enthusiastic Head of Media Studies to join our Computing, Business & Media faculty. The post would suit someone looking for their first leadership opportunity. Media Studies is taught at both GCSE and A Level and we anticipate this role to include teaching English to at least the end of Year 9.

The Carlton Academy is part of the Redhill Academy Trust. The academy is also a member of Redhill Teaching School Alliance and as such there are excellent CPD opportunities and the chance to work alongside other high performing schools in the region. The Carlton Academy became an academy, sponsored by The Redhill Academy Trust, in 2011.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Mrs Mora, Assistant Head, at j.mora@theacademycarlton.org or via the academy telephone number above.

An application form can be downloaded from our academy’s website or by contacting Mrs S Wall, PA to Headteacher at s.wall@theacademycarlton.org

Successful candidates will be subject to an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

Closing date for applications: Midday on Monday 24 February 2020
Interview date: TBC

Essential educational requirements

Degree level qualification (subject specific)

Essential qualifications

Degree level qualification (subject specific)

Essential skills and experience

Able to teach full range of ability 11-18 in Media Studies

Able to create an excellent climate for learning within teaching area

Able to use a range of strategies to promote learning

Able to manage and encourage good behaviour

Able to develop positive and meaningful relationships with students

A commitment to extra-curricular activities

Able to make appropriate use of ICT for learning

Understanding of how to use data to inform planning and improve students’ performance

Understanding of a range of assessment for learning approaches, including grades where appropriate

Able to communicate with students, parents and carers about pupil’s progress

Employee benefits

TLR2C £2,796

About Carlton Academy

Coningswath Road, Nottingham, Nottinghamshire, NG4 3SH
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