Primary Leading Practitioner

  • Full-time
  • Salary range - £46,107 - £49,368
  • Location - Staffordshire, Manchester and Leeds (Travelling)
  • Closing date - April 12, 2018
Job description

Co-op Academies Trust aims to provide an outstanding education for all our learners, founded on co-operative values. It is responsible for twelve academies in Leeds, Greater Manchester and Stoke-on-Trent with the Co-op acting as the sponsor. There is the likelihood of significant further growth in the near future. The post will require the successful candidate to travel to our primary academies across the Trust; this is an exciting opportunity for a primary leading practitioner to join an expanding organisation.

Co-op Academies Trust recognises the significant impact teaching has on pupils’ attainment and progress. We work hard to recruit the very best teachers and provide them with the best professional development possible. The primary leading practitioner post will be a key figure in supporting the development of our primary teachers and support staff working across the Trust.

The work of our primary leading practitioner at Co-op Academies Trust is wide reaching, concentrating on effective teaching and learning and benefitting our pupils and staff by helping to raise achievement and spread excellent practice across the Trust. Not only does the Leading Practitioner post provide us with a focus for, and leadership in, the development of teaching and learning across the primary academies, but they also contribute hugely to the development of individual colleagues.