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KEY STAGE 2/3 TRANSITION LEADER: ENGLISH

Admiral Lord Nelson School, Portsmouth, Hampshire, PO3 5XT

This job expired on 20 May 2022 – see similar jobs

  • Expected start date

    1 September 2022

  • Application deadline

    20 May 2022 at 12:00pm

  • Date listed

    13 May 2022

Job details

Working pattern

Contract type

Permanent

Salary

£25,714-£41,604

KEY STAGE 2/3 TRANSITION LEADER: ENGLISH job summary

Thank you for your interest in working here at Admiral Lord Nelson School. Please find details of the post together with information about our school!

Admiral Lord Nelson Secondary school is a forward thinking and innovative school where students come first. In response to the long-term impact of the pandemic we are keen to extend our leadership capacity and appoint a primary school teacher who has a deep understanding of Key Stage 2 English & Literacy and teaching for mastery. Our ideal candidate will be excited about the prospect of becoming a secondary English teacher and have expertise in coaching and mentoring staff to improve their practice. We will expect you to have a genuine passion for your own English development and the ability to teach at least one Key Stage 4 class. You will be a teacher who quickly builds positive relationships with students and breaks down barriers to learning.

We are looking for a previous KS2 Leader who can demonstrate the ability to:
• Raise standards of pupils’ achievement and attainment so they are able to quickly catch up if below expected standard at Key Stage 2
• Develop and enhance the teaching for mastery practice of others in order to ensure high standards of teaching and learning at Key Stage 3
We are seeking a professional individual who:
• is an outstanding Key Stage 2 teacher
• has previous middle leadership experience as an inspirational and enthusiastic leader who has the ability to energise and motivate others
• has experience in teaching reading using a phonics programme
• has exceptional communication and interpersonal skills and a ‘can do’ attitude
• will be able to raise standards for those starting below expected levels of attainment
• will ensure our development priorities are achieved through collective action, implementation, momentum and evaluation
• excellent organisational skills
If you can demonstrate these skills, you will be joining a school with a national reputation for being truly inclusive with excellent standards and principled curriculum design, we have a deep-rooted and longstanding commitment to being a UNICEF Rights Respecting School This is a genuinely exciting school to be part of, morally driven by our core values of Inclusivity, Wellbeing and High Expectations.

English is one of most highly regarded subject areas at Admiral Lord Nelson School, in which students are successful in terms of exam performance, enjoyment of their learning and preparation for their future lives. You will be joining a well-established, research-driven English department and become part of an innovative team of teachers who enjoy working together to create shared resources on our journey towards embedding mastery learning. Reducing unnecessary workload is a key focus for our school and this is reflected in our feedback policy which is effective and time efficient, promoting student progress without over burdening staff.

Additional allowances

TLR 2a £2873

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About Admiral Lord Nelson School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
Education phase
View all Secondaryjobs
School size
1096 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16
Contact phone number
02392364536

Salterns Academy Trust is a learning community where every member of staff is motivated by the positive difference they will make to the personal development and the futures of our young people of Portsmouth. It was formed when Admiral Lord Nelson School became a converter academy in April 2014 and sponsored Trafalgar School, which is now our thriving partner Secondary School in Portsmouth.

We have a national reputation for being a truly inclusive school with excellent standards and principled curriculum design, we have a deep-rooted and longstanding commitment to being a UNICEF Rights Respecting School This is a genuinely exciting school to be part of, morally driven by our core values of Inclusivity, Wellbeing and High Expectations.

Arranging a visit to Admiral Lord Nelson School

If you are interested in this unique opportunity to join our amazing team of staff, we’d love to hear from you. Informal visits from those who are interested in finding out more about the role are encouraged, this is a completely new role and we are keen to discuss ways we can support potential applicants make the transition successfully.

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