Lead Practitioner: Primary Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park, London

Job description

We are looking for an inspirational, experienced Primary Teacher, holding QTS or equivalent, to join Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park as a Lead Practitioner.

This is a rare opportunity for an experienced primary teacher to take on a lead practitioner role in an outstanding, high performing academy. You will play a leading and highly visible role in the improvement of teaching and learning across the academy, ensuring the highest standards of achievement for our children and leading in the monitoring, evaluation and review of standards and provision.

You will have a wealth of opportunities to develop as a leader with the Harris Federation. We can offer you a range of bespoke courses and qualifications through our Teaching School, including our Aspiring Leaders NPQH for aspiring principals.

Succession planning is a key part of our success as a Federation, and we believe that we are at the forefront of developing the next generation of Leaders. We can help prepare you for your next Senior Leadership challenge, investing in your knowledge and expertise through regular support, coaching and a wide range of professional development and training.

Essential educational requirements

Undergraduate degree (or equivalent)

Essential qualifications

QTS (or equivalent)

Essential skills and experience

We look for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education in London, and helping create exceptional places of learning. We would like to hear from you if you have:

QTS (or equivalent) and a good undergraduate degree
Outstanding teaching experience, with experience of implementing a range of successful strategies to raise achievement
An understanding of planning lessons with challenging learning objectives and outcomes
A passion for teaching and learning, with an exceptional classroom presence and approachability.
Please download the job pack via the website for a full job description and person specification.

Employee benefits

As part of the Harris Federation, we can offer you a range of benefits, including:

A network of fellow senior leaders and Principals with a wealth of knowledge and expertise
Support and mentoring from some of the best executive leaders in education
Unrivalled opportunities for leadership progression and preparing you for your first Principalship
Pension scheme (TPS) and access to our Harris Wellbeing Cash Plan, covering a range of health and wellbeing benefits
Plus, the opportunity to work with our amazing students!

About Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park

Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park is in the heart of Tottenham, serving a diverse inner city community celebrating a wealth of language and cultures. In 2017/18, we were the highest performing primary academy in the Harris Federation, and in the top 3% in the country for progress. Why work at Harris Primary Academy Coleraine Park? - Specialist teachers for Science, Music, PE, art, drama and steel pans, offering up to 5 hours a week for development and PPA time. - Outstanding modelling for development with weekly lesson studies for all teachers - Opportunities to work in subject teams, leading and developing others within and outside of the academy - Outstanding ICT, with Teacher iPads, Apple TV and working towards being an Apple Distinguished School - A fast-paced, creative curriculum, with a wealth of events and school trips to engage children in the richness of London’s cultural heritage. - Opportunities for additional responsibility: over 50 clubs a week, boosters, holiday and Saturday schools

Glendish Road, London, N17 9XT
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