Lead Practitioner - English Erdington Hall Primary School, Birmingham, West Midlands

Job description

Erdington Hall is a two form entry, mixed primary school for pupils aged 3 -11.
We are one of the family of schools in the Summit Learning Trust. At Erdington Hall we are continually developing ways to ensure our children have the best possible opportunities to be successful. We recognise that through an enriched, varied curriculum, children are challenged. We also ask that children challenge themselves and aspire to be the very best they can be.

You will be part of a very supportive team whose successful aim is to help students reach their full potential within this forward looking school.

Erdington Hall Primary School has an exciting opportunity for an excellent and experienced teacher who has a particular strength in English. The role will be based in Year 6 and we are looking for a lead practitioner who is a model of good practice but most importantly, is passionate about the development of the teaching of English in KS2. Our vision is that the teaching of English is the highest quality across the school and is also interlinked throughout all areas of the curriculum preparing our children for the next phase of their education.

It is essential that you are able to motivate, inspire and manage staff and students and have experience of working with and alongside colleagues to help them develop. You will also be passionate about developing an English culture and be proactive in supporting the English team on current action research to inform best practice.
This is an exciting, new role within the school which we see developing and evolving over the academic year.

If the potential of this role excites you, we would love to hear from you. Please contact the school office on 0121 464 3122 to arrange an informal visit and to meet our lovely staff and children.

Essential educational requirements

Good Degree or Equivalent

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status

Essential skills and experience

The Class teacher should have experience of teaching on the Key stage for which the post is advertised. They will have the ability to teach a wide range of subjects across the primary age range

Employee benefits

This role has an allowance of TLR 2a

Why work for us?
The Trust offers:
• High quality training and support
• Opportunities to work across a number of schools
• Employee assistance programme
• Employee discount schemes
Professional Learning Institute
Summit Learning Trust is currently developing our innovative Professional Learning Institute. This exciting initiative will drive our focus on the highest quality professional learning for all staff, at all stages, across all our schools.
Early Career Framework
Following the launch of the DfE’s Early Career Framework we are delighted that Summit Learning Trust has been chosen to be part of a pioneering Education Endowment Fund research project in conjunction with Ambition Institute.
Through this project, Mentors will have access to the latest practice-based resources and training which will develop the techniques, protocols and approaches of instructional coaching. In addition, NQT’s will have access to resources, training and collaborative networking opportunities which will provide excellent practical support for the classroom.


About Erdington Hall Primary School

Erdington Hall is a two form entry, mixed primary school for pupils aged 3 -11. We are one of the family of schools in the Summit Learning Trust and pride ourselves on being an inclusive school. At Erdington Hall we are continually developing ways to ensure our children have the best possible opportunities to be successful. We recognise that through an enriched, varied curriculum, children are challenged. We also ask that children challenge themselves and aspire to be the very best they can be. You will be part of a very supportive team whose successful aim is to help students reach their full potential within this forward looking school.

Address
Ryland Road, Birmingham, West Midlands, B24 8JJ
Phase
Primary
Type
Academy
Website
Erdington Hall Primary School website (opens in a new window)