Head of Humanites

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Scale L4-8
Salary £41,978 - £46,335
Interview Dates Week Beginning 22nd May 2017
Closing Date Monday 22nd May 2017

Exciting opportunity for an innovative and inspiring Head of Humanities who demonstrates expertise and passion in teaching and learning in Humanities and can play a strategic role in the future of our Academy. The successful candidate will relentlessly focus on giving students opportunities for success both in and beyond the classroom and provide strategic direction in terms of what learning in the faculty will look like in the future. The position provides the opportunity to be instrumental in the radical development of geography, history and religious studies.

Your focus will be on ensuring students are stimulated and engaged in their learning both in and outside of the classroom. Part of your role will include supporting the development of other staff within the faculty and working collaboratively on the new curriculum in all Key Stages.

If you are committed to securing high standards of learning and teaching and can take responsibility for the rapid progress of the students you teach we would be delighted to hear from you.

In return, as part of the Northern Education Trust, we offer the opportunity to work with colleagues in other NET schools as part of a network to drive improvements in all academies.

For further information please download an application pack from the website www.theblythacademy.org Alternatively you can contact Mrs Jill Jackson, PA to the Principal [email protected] or on 01670 798100. Please note, completed applications must be returned to Mrs Jill Jackson by email or post to The Blyth Academy, Chase Farm Drive, Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 4JP.

For an informal discussion about the nature of the role, please contact the Principal, Miss Sarah Ramsden via the details above.

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