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Evidence Lead in Education (ELE) Opportunities

Join the Staffordshire Research School team as an Evidence Lead in Education.

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Passionate about research and evidence in education? Proficient in putting it into practice and improving outcomes for students? Experienced in developing and enhancing the practice of colleagues? If so, you could be exactly what we are looking for.

The Staffordshire Research School is expanding its team and is looking to recruit a number of Evidence Leads in Education (ELE). ELEs will be designated by Staffordshire Research School, supported by the Education Endowment Foundation and will contribute to evidence-informed school improvement across the West Midlands region. Successful candidates will continue in their current roles, work in partnership with the Staffordshire Research School and be deployed to work with and support other schools, in agreement with their Headteacher.

We welcome applications from colleagues who have experience in any of the below areas of specialism, and the capacity and commitment to support right across the West Midlands.


Areas of Specialism –
We will consider all applications and areas of specialism and are particularly interested in, receiving applications from colleagues with experience and expertise in any of the below areas:

  • Secondary Literacy
  • Primary Literacy
  • Primary Maths
  • Feedback
  • Primary SEND
  • SEMH
  • Improving Behaviour
  • Early Years Maths

Please see below for more information about the application process and for documents. 

Application Process

Please apply by completing the application form and providing a written endorsement from your Headteacher in support of your application.

Please ask your headteacher to email your completed application and confirmation of support form to Carly Kelly (c.​kelly@​jths.​co.​uk ) at the Staffordshire Research School.

The deadline for applications is 12pm on Wednesday 29th September 2021.

Interviews will be held either remotely or at the John Taylor Teaching School Hub on 7th& 8th October 2021.
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