Head of Media

Maltings Academy, Witham
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Job Ref No. ECC8816907-247S Position Type: Head of Department/Faculty Pay Range: MPR-UPR + TLR2a £3,623
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 23/06/2019 Midnight Date of Interviews: to be advised  

Job Description

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Inspire their Remarkable

Head of Media

MPR-UPR + TLR2a £3,623

Permanent

Maltings Academy is graded 'Outstanding' and has a state of the art new building offering fantastic facilities for both students and staff alike. We have a committed and ambitious team which includes colleagues from Future Leaders, and have been very successful at developing teachers and leaders with progression both within and beyond the academy.

We are seeking to appoint a Head of Media where all colleagues play their part and contribute to whole school improvement through our distributed leadership model. If you embody these values and have high expectations, you will be very successful working with us. If you are driven, and passionate about Media then we want to hear from you!

Although this role is based at Maltings Academy, you may be required to teach at our at our sister academy, New Rickstones Academy (also in Witham) as we have a joint Sixth Form provision - all new staff contracts are to work across both academies.

Visits to the academy are welcomed. For an informal discussion about the post, and to arrange a visit please contact Simon Richardson, Vice Principal - srichardson@maltingsacademy.org

Candidates are advised to carefully consider the Supporting Statement section of the application form, explaining clearly how they meet the requirements of the person specification.

We passionately believe that every child can discover their own remarkable life. It's what motivates us around here. We know this vision requires something extra. Which is why at AET, you'll find more. More opportunities, so you can forge your own path. More care and support, so you can prioritise what matters most. More purpose, for you and for the children we're inspiring.

We offer:

More like minded colleagues, so you can benefit from others' experience- You are connected to our network of over 60 academies and thousands of education professionals.
More opportunities, so you can forge your own path- As a large and expanding multi academy trust, there are ample opportunities for development and new experiences.
More hands on support, so you can get on with what matters most- Expert operations support removes headaches, allowing you to focus on the children.
More technology so you can make more impact- G Suite for Education embedded throughout. Collaborative cloud technology gives you access to the latest tools, when and where it suits you. More tech enabled classrooms mean less time spent on admin and more time teaching.
More time- We strive to minimise unnecessary distractions so you can have energy for your job, and your life.
Closing date: Sunday 23 June 2019.

Start date: September 2019

We reserve the right to close this vacancy early should we receive an overwhelming response. All candidates are advised to refer to the job description and person specification before making an application.

In line with our safeguarding practices we are unable to accept CV's. Come inspire their remarkable with us, apply today by clicking the 'apply now' button.

We are committed to safeguarding and protecting the welfare of children and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. A Disclosure and Barring Service Certificate will be required for all posts. This post will be subject to enhanced checks as part of our Prevent Duty.

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AET is recruiting for School Direct placements. Please visit our website https://sites.google.com/aetinet.org/academies-enterprise-trust/work-at-aet/graduates for further details.

Information about the School

Maltings Academy in Witham, Essex is oversubscribed and graded Outstanding by Ofsted. A state of the art new building offers fantastic facilities for both students and staff alike.

Benefits of working at New Rickstones include: - BHSF Health Cash Plan - BHSF Network Benefits - Childcare Vouchers - Talent Referral Scheme (incentive paid to new employee and referrer) - Local Government Pension Scheme (Support Staff) / Teachers Pension - Discounted membership at Witham Leisure Centre and other local centres within the Fusion group - Referral Scheme - Excellent catering provided by CucinA - Free tea and coffee - Free car parking - 3 days of CPD may be completed as twilight sessions/overtime to shorten term times - School Direct Teacher Training with excellent support for Teacher Trainees and NQTs

As an Investors in People organisation, we have been very successful at developing teachers and leaders with progression both within and beyond the academy. A number of support staff have also progressed to undertake their teacher training with us and have moved on to teaching roles.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

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Contact Information

Karen Lawson
Maltings Academy
Spinks Lane, Witham
Essex, CM8 1EP
Telephone: 01376 512 911 x1325
Email: hr@maltingsacademy.org