Director of Humanities

Sir Herbert Leon Academy

  • £54816 - £60488 per annum
  • Bletchley, Buckinghamshire / South East
  • Permanent
  • Full Time
Posted 3 weeks ago

L7 – 11 + AET Wellbeing Cash Plan + Car Scheme + Pension Scheme (TPS) + Additional AET Benefits

Recruitment and Retention Allowance / Relocation Allowance

Full Time, Permanent

September 2024 start date

Check out this incredible opportunity for a dynamic Director of Humanities

Are you a qualified teacher with a passion for Humanities and a flair for leadership?

We’re looking for someone like you to lead our Humanities Department. This role isn’t just a job – it’s an opportunity to make a real impact and inspire both colleagues and students alike. If you’re ready to take on this exciting challenge and help drive excellence in Humanities, we want you on our team!

Here’s what’s in it for you:

  • Lead the way as our Director of Humanities setting the vision and driving success in this vibrant area of our curriculum
  • This role isn’t just a stepping stone-it’s a launchpad for your future leadership journey.
  • We warmly welcome candidates with Qualified Teacher Status

If you are looking for career progression and the opportunity to inspire colleagues and students, this is an outstanding opportunity. Ready to take the next step? Let’s chat! Meet with our Principal to explore how this role can elevate your career to new heights.

The Senior Leadership team at the Academy strongly emphasises the well-being of our colleagues, prioritising mental health and a healthy work/life balance. We have implemented systems that empower our staff to thrive, including a centralised behaviour system, a clear management structure, and ample opportunities for personal and professional growth.

Join us at Sir Herbert Leon Academy, where the commitment to grow strong relationships, prioritising well-being, and striving for excellence in education shapes a community dedicated to the development of every individual.
To find out more about Sir Herbert Leon Academy and what the local area has to offer please Click here.

Please contact us for an informal chat or to arrange a school visit, to arrange please contact Stevie Louise Marshall on

The role is due to commence September 2024

Closing Date: Friday 12th July 2024

Interviews are scheduled to take place as soon as possible.

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. Apply today.

Academies Enterprise Trust and all of our academies are committed to ensuring the highest levels of safeguarding and promoting the welfare of our pupils, and we expect all our staff and volunteers to share this commitment. We adopt a robust, fair and consistent recruitment process which is inline with Keeping Children Safe in Education guidance. This includes online checks for shortlisted candidates. All offers of employment are subject to an Enhanced DBS check, references, and where applicable, a prohibition from teaching check.

Academies Enterprise Trust embraces diversity and promotes equality of opportunity. Job share, part time and flexible working opportunities will be considered.

We are a Disability Confident Employer and there is a guaranteed interview scheme for candidates with disabilities who meet the minimum selection criteria.

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