UTC Sheffield is a dynamic, career-focused and supportive learning environment offering 14-19 year old learners a combination of academic and technical education.
We are looking for highly motivated, committed and flexible professionals who stand out from the crowd to join our staff team.
Closing Date: 06 May 2019
Curriculum Director Creative & Digital Media
NOR: 600 (300 at Post 16) Age range: 13 -19 years Start: September 2019
Salary Range: £45,204 - £48,679 dependent upon qualifications and experience.
UTC Sheffield provides a new and dynamic education. UTC Sheffield City Centre opened in September 2013 offering Engineering and Creative & Digital Media gaining a 'Good' Ofsted report in 2016. Our second academy UTC Sheffield Olympic Legacy Park opened in September 2016 offering Health Science, Sport Science and Computing also gaining a 'Good' Ofsted report in January 2019.
We aim to deliver an outstanding educational experience grounded in real, relevant workplace practice. Partnerships with world-class companies, schools, colleges and universities give our students a unique start to their future careers. We provide training today for the jobs of tomorrow.
We are looking to recruit a Curriculum Director for Creative & Digital Media, to lead one of our two specialisms at the UTC that provide the unique, technical focus of the organisation. All students select a specialist subject, Creative & Digital Media or Engineering delivered in collaboration with employers, alongside core GCSEs at KS4 and A levels at Post-16. This combination of academic and technical qualifications, supported by employer partners and universities, has resulted in 100% of our students gaining successful destinations upon completing their studies.
You will have a track record of successful operational delivery at a leadership level in a relevant setting and proven positive impact on raising standards and managing change. You will be ready to take advantage of the opportunities presented by new educational developments including the review to Technical education and T levels. In addition, you should be a highly skilled practitioner who understands the challenges of educating 13 -19 year ol