Assistant Head Teacher, CV4 9WT

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Finham Park 2CV4 9WT
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Start date: Monday 3rd September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership Scale 11-15: £50,476 - £55,599
Contract term: Permanent


Leadership Scale 11-15: £50,476 - £55,599

Starting September 2018

We are delighted to announce that we are recruiting an Assistant Headteacher for Finham 2, for September 2018. This exciting opportunity has become available due to the development and growth of the school. This is an exciting opportunity for an exceptional and inspirational leader to work closely with the Headteacher and Governors of our thriving and successful new school. 

Finham Park 2 is an exciting new co-educational academy in Coventry that opened in September 2015. Already a popular choice with local parents, we are significantly over-subscribed for 2017-18 and have a full cohort of Year 7, 8 & 9 students. Our students are smart, thoughtful, inquisitive, well-behaved and polite; on entry they are significantly above the national average for attainment in English and Mathematics.

We are looking to appoint a charismatic, dynamic individual with exceptional leadership skills, who naturally inspires others and is passionate about teaching and its impact on learning. The successful candidate will be driven by a commitment to create the best possible educational opportunities for our pupils, in order to raise aspirations and transform lives.

Finham Park Multi Academy Trust is seeking an Assistant Headteacher who will: 

· be a successful leader with the potential to become “World Class”; a willing and capable learner who believes in our vision for the school and who will inspire and empower others to share in achieving it

· inspire and motivate students and staff, ensuring all are valued and supported to be the best they can be 

· be passionate about making a difference for every child

· be supported to develop their leadership skills and specialisms across several areas of school life

We are happy to arrange informal, confidential discussions or visits to the School. Should you be interested in either of these options, please contact Russell Plester, Head Teacher on 02477 710720.

To apply, please read our pack before providing a full application form along with the equal opportunities form. Please ensure your supporting statement sets out why you feel that you are suitable for this role and includes demonstrable impact of your leadership and achievements.

Details of our interview arrangements, will be provided to the shortlisted candidates.

Closing date: 26th January 2018 at 9.00 am  

Interview date: 1st February 2018 

Completed application forms should be returned to or: 

HR Manager

Finham Park MAT

Torrington Avenue



Finham Park Multi Academy Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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More about Finham Park 2
Address: Torrington Avenue, Coventry, West Midlands, CV4 9WT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 24 7771 0720