HOLA Performing Arts and Sport

Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy

Salary: Leadership Pay Scale - Spine Point 1 to 7: £56,100 to £63,745

Start date: 01/09/2024

Application closing date: 12/05/2024

Contract Type: Full-Time (Permanent)

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Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy is pleased to advertise for a Head of Learning Area for Performing Arts and Sport

Salary – Leadership Pay Scale – Spine Point 1 to 7: £56,100 to £63,745

Start date – 1st September 2024*

Work pattern – 52 weeks per annum

Contract – Permanent

Closing date – 12th May 2024

Interview dates – TBC

Location – Mossbourne Victoria Park Academy, Victoria Park Road, London, E9 7HD.

*You will be expected to attend the Induction Day on Thursday 20th June 2024 and INSET days on Wednesday 28th and Thursday 29th August 2024

The Academy is looking for an outstanding leader to join the Extended Leadership Team. This role will be fundamental to maintaining the learning environment in which Mossbourne students excel. As a HOLA you will be the driving force in maintaining and sustaining high standards in several curriculum departments and ensuring the successful growth of the Mossbourne Federation.

Working for a Mossbourne Federation Academy means being part of a community of exceptional practitioners. Colleagues are warm, welcoming, and supportive of each other. As one of the country’s leading federations, expectations of staff are high. The Mossbourne Federation engages with, and supports its workforce, thus creating an inspirational working environment which nurtures the development of personal and professional excellence.

Set within the metropolitan borough of Hackney, all Mossbourne Federation academies are near London Overground stations, providing a no-fuss commute for colleagues living in other London boroughs. London’s fashionable ‘East and West Ends’, are also only a short distance away.

Federation staff are rewarded through access to a comprehensive benefits package, including but not limited to:

  • First Rate Professional Development
  • NQT Training Programme
  • Season Ticket Loans
  • MossBike Cycle to work scheme
  • Coaching and Mentoring
  • Employee Assistant Programme
  • Corporate Gym Membership
  • Discounts at local restaurants
  • Recruitment Applicant Awards
  • The Mossbourne Allowance (conditions apply)

The Federation has ‘teamed-up’ with an award-winning healthcare provider Benenden Health, to provide you with additional support with your health and wellbeing. Your membership fee and the associated tax is fully paid by the Federation, making this a particularly attractive benefit.

If you are passionate about innovative education, have a commitment to personal excellence and are ready for a new challenge, we welcome your application.

Please view the job description here: HOLA Performing Arts and Sport JD

Please note that CVs or incomplete application forms will not be considered. All other applications will be considered; however, only shortlisted applicants will be contacted. Mossbourne Federation reserves the right to close adverts earlier than the stated deadline.

The Mossbourne Federation is committed to safeguarding the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be required to undergo child protection screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service.

The Mossbourne Federation is actively seeking to increase the proportion of our workforce who come from diverse backgrounds. We particularly welcome applications from people of Black, Asian and other minority ethnic descent.

Injustice, discrimination, and intolerance go against the core tenets of the Mossbourne ethos. We actively reject discrimination in our academies through continuous review of our working policies & practices across the federation, including at board level.

We are committed to developing and supporting inclusivity, diversity, and anti-racism in every facet of what we do.

You can follow us on LinkedIn at – https://www.linkedin.com/company/mossbourne-federation/