Beaconsfield Drive
Blurton
Stoke-on-Trent
ST3 3JD
01782 882200

Vacancies

Director of English
Salary range L5 to L9
 

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, strong, and inspirational Director of English for a September start.

Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy is a Good school with Outstanding Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare, which is defined equally by its high academic achievements and its warmth and inclusivity.  The Academy achieved the highest progress score of any Academy in the local area. Our English Faculty is one of our highest performing subjects and achieved above average progress and attainment scores in last year’s GCSE exams.

At Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy we go the extra mile for our young people. We are committed to providing outstanding teaching and learning to enable every child to be the best that they can be.  Our vision is that all Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy students will be exceptional learners, experiencing a world class education.

Outline

This is a first tier middle leadership post, responsible for other middle leaders and accountable to a senior leadership line manager. The post holder will lead the development of the faculty and contribute to whole academy policy and practice.

Specific responsibilities

Leadership and management of the English faculty.

Main purpose of the Post

In addition to those professional responsibilities that are common to all teachers in the academy, the post holder’s key accountability will be in delivering the best possible standards of student achievement, quality of teaching, behaviour and safety, and leadership and management across the faculty.

 We will offer you:

  • Professional and personal development
  • Excellent support and teamwork
  • Friendly staff and motivated students

 

Applicants are required to submit a letter of application of no more than two sides of A4 outlining your vision for the faculty and how it will contribute to the future success of the academy with particular reference to ensuring success in Progress 8.

 

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 25th March 2020

Interviews to be held: Week commencing 30th March 2020

Start date:  1st September 2020

Visits to the academy are warmly welcomed and encouraged.

 

Please visit www.ossma.co.uk to download an application pack.

 

Please visit our website: – www.ossma.co.uk for more information and to download an application pack. You will find the details under our ‘About Us’ section.

Completed application form as well as a covering letter of no more than 1250 words outlining why you are the ideal candidate for this role should be sent to lbrooks@ossma.co.uk

This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Director of English Job Description 032020

Director of English Person Spec 032020

Welcome Letter from the Principal – DOF English

Teacher Application Form Sept 2018

 


 

Head of History

MPS/UPS – Salary Negotiable

 September start.

 

We are looking to appoint a dynamic, strong, and inspirational Head of History for a September start.

Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy is a Good school with Outstanding Personal Development, Behaviour and Welfare, which is defined equally by its high academic achievements and its warmth and inclusivity.  The Academy achieved the highest progress score of any Academy in the local area.

At Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy we go the extra mile for our young people. We are committed to providing outstanding teaching and learning to enable every child to be the best that they can be.  Our vision is that all Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy students will be exceptional learners, experiencing a world class education.

We will offer you:

  • Professional and personal development
  • Excellent support and teamwork
  • Friendly staff and motivated students

What we are looking for:

We have an opportunity for an outstanding History Teacher to lead and manage the History Department at Ormiston Sir Stanley Matthews Academy, which is one of the most oversubscribed schools in the city of Stoke-on-Trent.

As Subject Leader, reporting to the Director of the Humanities Faculty, you will be an outstanding teacher, delivering consistently good and outstanding lessons, an excellent team player with the highest standards of professionalism and expectations of students. You will have up to date subject knowledge and a track record of success in maximising student progress across all key stages. You will have the opportunity to lead a dynamic and rapidly improving faculty and be part of its journey to Outstanding

If you share the academy’s vision and ambitions, possess a strong desire to work within an ethos of creative collaboration and partnership and want to have a positive impact on young people, families and our community, then we would be delighted to hear from you.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 18th March 2020.

Interviews to be held: Friday 27th March 2020

Start date: September start

Completed application form as well as a covering letter of no more than 1250 words outlining why you are the ideal candidate for this role should be sent to lbrooks@ossma.co.uk

 

This position is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure check under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974. The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

Welcome Letter from the Principal – HOD History

Head of Department person spec

Head of Department JD 2018

Teacher Application Form Sept 2018