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Director of Teaching & Learning

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Contract Type:
Working Pattern:
Full time
Advert Start Date:
Advert End Date:
Closed for applications on 22/05/2017 12:00
LGPR L12 -L16 £51,127 - £56,511
Job Category:
Schools - Teaching
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Employment Location:
The Durham Federation

Job details 

Closing date:
22 May

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This job is closed for applications.

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Director of Teaching & Learning
Required for September 2017
Leadership Spine - L12 - L16 ( £51,127 - £56,511)

We are looking for a creative, ambitious and uncompromisingly determined leader to join our Senior Leadership Team.

You must be an outstanding practitioner with a proven track record of delivering rapid and sustained whole school improvement based on a thorough and rigorous approach to securing the highest standards of achievement and wellbeing for all. We are truly comprehensive secondary schools and so we seek to appoint an individual who can develop learning at all levels and meet the needs of a diverse community.

Durham Federation is on an incredibly exciting journey and has been transformed over the last 18 months. We are now ready to take teaching and learning to the next level of our development plan in order to grow and nurture ambitious, confident and respectful young people with the skills, qualities and moral purpose to achieve great things.

To be successful in this role you will need to love learning and radiate this genuine passion to all you come into contact with. You must lead from example and be resilient and energetic.

You must be able to maintain rigorous and robust quality assurance systems whilst innovating, collaborating and taking well calculated risks to develop each member of our team. You must be a strategic thinker who can lead others by transparent, honest and inspirational leadership.

If you are absolutely dedicated to making a difference and have the skills and experience to demonstrate this then we very much look forward to reading your application.

For further information or to arrange a tour please contact…

Mrs D White, School Business Manager - 0191 3710277
E-mail – d.white@durhamfederation.net

To apply for this post please complete an application form and write a supporting letter.

Closing Date: 12 noon on Monday 22nd May 2017£

Interviews will take place Wednesday 24th May 2017.

The Durham Federation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. This post is subject to pre-employment checks. References will be sought and successful candidates will need to undertake an enhanced Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS) check.
Durham County Council is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We want to develop a more diverse workforce and we positively welcome applications from all sections of the community. Applicants with disabilities will be invited for interview if the essential job criteria are met.

This post is not open to job share.

The Durham Federation
Durham Community Business College
Bracken Court
Ushaw Moor

Tel: 0191 3730336

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