Elements of the subject leader role
oHaving oversight of curriculum coverage and ensuring that the curriculum meets national requirements
oEnsuring that colleagues are aware of expectations
oAction planning for future development
oEnsuring that appropriate resources are in place to deliver a rich and challenging curriculum.
oEnsuring that teaching within the subject is strong and promotes the acquisition of key knowledge, building on prior learning
oLeading professional development, providing guidance and support to colleagues
oMaking best use of financial and human resources to impact on standards
oPromoting the subject and championing the subject with colleagues and pupils.
oMonitoring the effectiveness of teaching and the impact on learning and standards
oEvaluating and summarising all aspects of the subject to define next steps for improvement.