Assistant Head (Teaching & Learning, English Lead)

Recruiter
ARK OVAL PRIMARY ACADEMY
Location
Croydon
Salary
Highly competitive
Posted
10 Aug 2017
Expires
16 Aug 2017
Dear Candidate, Thank you for taking the time to find out more about ARK Oval Primary Academy in Croydon and the possibility of working here. Included in this information pack is information about the academy, ARK Schools (who sponsor the academy) and the role of Assistant Head, Teaching & Learning, Leading on English . ARK Oval Academy is a mixed, non-denominational, three form entry primary school for local children. The Academy aims to offer a great education in a friendly neighbourhood school, with the highest possible aspirations for their pupils. Since opening in 2011, ARK Oval Academy has made tremendous progress due to the hard work of both staff and their pupils. This new role as Assistant Head teacher is of significant importance within our school. You will oversee the Teaching and Learning provision and work closely alongside me, leading and developing outstanding teaching and learning and driving standards so as to ensure that all pupils, including those with particular learning needs, make the required progress and maximise their potential. In overseeing whole-school teaching and learning, you will use your outstanding pedagogy and inspirational leadership to set high standards from the outset and implement practices and programmes so they are maintained and embedded. You will also lead on English across the whole school. This is an excellent opportunity for an enthusiastic and ambitious individual who shares our ethos, believes in the potential of every child, and is dedicated to raising attainment levels and ensuring that each child makes continuing progress. If you are an outstanding practitioner with a proven track record and if you have the drive, enthusiasm and resilience for a challenging but rewarding new opportunity, then we’d love to hear from you. In return, you can expect to work with a team of supportive colleagues who are passionate about making a difference. As part of the ARK Schools network, you can expect to receive exceptional training and continuing professional development opportunities among a broad range of benefits. We are happy to accommodate visits from candidates. Please contact Eileen Lawlor on 07958 971 706 to arrange a visit. If you would like to apply for this role, please visit our website via the button below. Applications must be made by 11am on Thursday 24 th August 2017 . If you have any queries regarding your application, please contact the recruitment team on 0203 116 6345. Please note this is role is a fixed term maternity cover. We look forward to hearing from you. Yours faithfully, Alison Silke