Senior Leader of Learning

Employer
Wey Education
Location
Powys, UK
Salary
Competitive
Closing date
6 Nov 2020

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Sector
Education
Contract Type
Permanent
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Do you have a desire to help students make outstanding learning progress in a high achieving department at the country's most innovative schools?

We have multiple opportunities for talented and ambitious Senior Leaders of Learning to join a significant group of schools operated by Wey Education in the following areas: English, Art/Assured Courses, Humanities, Science. These are home based positions and you will be working on a full-time basis teaching between 35-42 weeks per annum. In return you will receive a highly competitive salary of £37,100 per annum.

Wey Education PLC is a leading online provider of primary, secondary and college education in the UK. With almost 3,000 students, Interhigh and alternative provision division Academy 21, make up the two entities of the AIM listed public company. We are an ambitious company with quality education and student engagement at the heart of everything we do. As part of our education strategy, we are expanding our Education Management Team.

About the role:

Our Senior Leaders of Learning manage and support Leaders of Learning with their subject specialist departments. You will also support with teaching and are presented with a 50% timetable to deliver live lessons from KS2 to KS5 via our online classrooms.

As our Senior Leader of Learning, you will:

- Support the Head of Faculty (HoF) in the implementation of the new education model and Education Strategy

- Be responsible for excellent and engaging learning experience and incremental changes and innovations to the way education is delivered

- Support the school improvement and quality plans in their Faculty areas in line with inspection regimes, internal quality framework and new accreditation models. Success will be measured according to defined key performance indicators (KPIs) and aligned with tried-and-tested evidence-based approaches

- Manage the day to day activities and performance of the Leaders of learning, lesson observations, course development, marking, report writing, recruitment and training

- Support student services support development and shaping to continuously improve the student experience

- Support the HoF on human resources coordination and liaison for the faculty with allocated HR Business partner

- Support the faculty reaching targets of the workstreams and programmes of the Education Strategy

- Work closely with HoF to ensure student performance is optimised and the operational matters are organised efficiently

Our ideal Senior Leader of Learning will have:

- Ideally you will be qualified up to degree level in a related subject area and have a recognized teaching qualification

- Knowledge of the education sector

- Experience of working in the primary, secondary or college sector

- Experience of working in state or independent school sector

- Operational background in education

- Expertise and experience of working across the education system in the UK, have excellent subject knowledge

- Knowledge of best ways to engage children in your subject of expertise and able to translate this across other related subject areas

- Experience of delivering sustainable quality improvements using educational technology, online and blended approaches to learning

- A high level of awareness of the technology space and how future trends can be incorporated into Wey's offering

- An ambition to place Wey's offering at the forefront of the marketplace.

Benefits of becoming our Senior Leader of Learning include:

- A Company Pension

- 25 days holiday, pro rota

- Life Cover

- Employee Cash Plan Programme

- Employee Discount Programme

Wey Education plc is committed to safeguarding and protecting the children and young people that we work with. As such, all posts are subject to safer recruitment process, including the disclosure of criminal records and vetting checks. We ensure that we have a range of policies and procedures in place which promote safeguarding and safer working practise across the school.

Please click 'apply' today to join Wey Education plc as our Senior Leader of Learning and be a key part of its growth as Wey changes the face of education worldwide - we would love to hear from you
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