Head of Year 11

Ormiston Denes Academy
Full time
Salary/salary scale: 
MPR/UPS + TLR1a (£9,084)
Closing date: 
23rd May 2017, 9:00 am
Interview date(s): 
Thursday 25th May 2017
Start date: 
September 2017

Ormiston Denes Academy is a thriving and ambitious Academy under new leadership. We are seeking to appoint a well-qualified, ambitious Head of Year 11, to inspire a highly committed team of professionals determined to ensure that students of all abilities are motivated to succeed.

Ormiston Academies Trust is an ethical sponsor, committed to improving the life chances of young people. We share their vision for all young people to have the highest academic, social and practical skills to allow them to lead a fulfilling life. http://www.ormistonacademiestrust.co.uk/

In this role you will be leading an established Raising Achievement team; staffed with three full time raising achievement mentors and backed by a supportive SLT, keen to ensure your success. Our aim is for every student to make outstanding progress in every subject that they take. Your part in this will be ensuring that students are organised, motivated and equipped with the skills to fully prepare themselves for controlled assessments and examinations. If you are looking to progress your career and feel you have the qualities to meet the demands of this highly rewarding position, then we wish to hear from you.

We are looking for a leader who:

• has a passion for raising achievement and a special gift of communicating that passion
• is dynamic, innovative, self-motivating and able to inspire others
• has the ability to teach outstanding lessons across the age and ability range
• has the highest expectations for the attainment of all young people
• enjoys working as part of a team to ensure the success of students and the Academy
• is driven to relentlessly remove barriers to students’ success
In return Ormiston Denes Academy will offer you:

• a thriving, innovative learning community, committed to excellence
• a supportive, welcoming community of professionals
• extensive development and collaboration opportunities, throughout the Ormiston network

This is a fantastic opportunity to shape the lives of young people in East Anglia. If you are interested in being at the leading edge of education, believe that all young people can achieve high standards and are prepared to work tirelessly to ensure their success; we want to hear from you.

Ormiston Denes Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment.

How to apply: 

For further details, an informal discussion with a member of SLT, or to make arrangements to visit the Academy, please contact Dawn Carver: hr@ormistondenes.co.uk Tel: 01502 574474. Application packs are available for download at www.ormistondenes.co.uk/recruitment

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