Lead Practitioner - L.E.A.D. Academy Trust

Lead Practitioner

Closing date: 03/02/2016
Salary: £ Leadership Scale 3 to 7 (40,555 to 44,845)

Job description:

Join us as a Lead Practitioner (primary key stages) to inspire and motivate teaching colleagues across our Trust.

If you have a successful track record of high quality teaching and would like to make a jump out of the classroom and into the role as coach, L.E.A.D. Academy Trust would welcome your application.

This role requires the successful candidate to coach and mentor others, offering advice and feedback to improve the quality and consistency of teaching practice. With a key focus in English, maths and early years, the successful candidate will have a proven track record of outstanding teaching, with experience of role modelling best practice to others.

  • Do you play a key role in the leadership and development of EYFS, literacy or numeracy within your school?
  • Have you partnered with other schools to promote collaborative working and the sharing of good practice?
  • Do you have experience of observing lessons and providing feedback to help the development of others?

The successful candidate will partner with leaders and teaching colleagues across the Trust, working in line with their school improvement plans to highlight and roll out strategies that have a positive impact on pupil outcomes in literacy and numeracy at all key stages. 

Joining our Trust will give you:

  • Accelerated and supported career progression;
  • A role that bridges the gap between strategy and practice;
  • Central Team Support in School Improvement to guide;
  • An established and committed group of professionals that are engaged in our vision to develop others;
  • Excellent salary packages, with opportunity for progression;
  • A rewarding and fulfilling working environment.

If you would like a confidential conversation or to hear more about this exciting role, please contact us via:



Telephone: 0115 822 5440

Closing Date: Wednesday 3rd February 2016 at noon.

Interview Date: Monday 8th February 2016.

Please click on the links below:

Candidate Information Pack
Application Form 

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