Assistant Subject Leader of English

Post: Assistant Subject Leader of English

Location: Stocksbridge High School

Pay scale: Teachers Main/Upper Pay Range, plus TLR2B (currently £4,786)

Contract: Full-time, Permanent

Start date: 01 September 2022

Minerva Learning Trust is an expanding Sheffield based multi-academy Trust with a vision of providing outstanding education for all the students within our schools. The Trust is passionate that all students should see their time at school as happy and fulfilling with their potential developed to the utmost. Stocksbridge High is an 11-16 comprehensive school with 900 students on role. We are proud to serve our local community and, through our provision, support high ambitions and aspirations. The school culture is open and welcoming with a great student body and dedicated staff team.

We are looking for a dedicated, hardworking and ambitious teacher to add further leadership capacity to the English department. The successful candidate will work with an experienced subject leader and a supportive department to develop the curriculum, teaching and learning of English. You will have opportunities to create extra-curricular or enrichment activities and to foster a love and passion for English in all our students. This is an ideal opportunity at an exciting time at the school for an outstanding English teacher to take their first steps into school leadership.

Candidates are encouraged to visit the school or have an informal discussion about the role with Andy Ireland- Headteacher. Arrangements for this can be made by contacting Hannah Taylor-Personal Assistant to the Headteacher via e-mail

The closing date is 9am on Monday 31 January 2022 and interviews will take place on Monday 07 February 2022.

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be required to complete an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check.

The application form and information pack is available on the school and Minerva Learning Trust website Please ensure that you do not fill in a Sheffield City Council application form in respect of this vacancy as your application may not be considered