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Head of English Faculty- 487165

The Discovery Academy
30th January 2020
Discovery Drive, Stoke-on-Trent, ST2 0GA
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Easter 2020
Leadership 8-12 – £48,808 - £53,856
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Principal: Mr R Kelsall

Required: Easter 2020

Head of English Faculty

Leadership 8-12 – £48,808 - £53,856

Plus £2,000 relocation allowance

The Discovery Academy is seeking to appoint a suitably qualified Head of English to lead a strong team of highly motivated professionals who work collaboratively to raise standards and expectations at all levels throughout the Academy.  With your knowledge and passion for the subject, you will develop a great curriculum experience in line with the whole Academy ethos, enabling all students to make exceptional progress.  You will be passionate about academic excellence, collaboration and delivering high quality teaching for every student. You will be able to identify and implement strategies to improve the quality of education and will be committed to the highest standards of achievement. You will be an outstanding practitioner, with a clear vision and a good track record in raising standards. 

Our guiding principle is to ‘expect excellence’ in everything that we do. Every student is encouraged to achieve their best in the pursuit of excellence. Our strong ethos of pride and mutual respect, together with high quality teaching and learning, provides our students with the opportunities to exceed their expectations. The Discovery Academy’s students leave as aspiring, motivated and confident young adults.

If you feel that the position is of an interest, you have the right experience and skills and are ready for fresh challenges, then we would love to hear from you.  For an application form and recruitment pack please see our website,  Should you need any further information regarding your application please contact our Recruitment Team by email at . Visits to our Academy are warmly welcomed, please contact the Academy to arrange a mutually convenient appointment. 

The Alpha Academies Trust requires an application form to be completed, please note CV’s alone will not be accepted. Should you wish to apply, completed application forms should be sent to quoting the job reference number detailed above.

Closing Date: Monday 24th February 2020, 9.00am

Interview Date: Week commencing 24th February 2020

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