Woodbridge Park are looking for an experienced leader to take on the role of Assistant Headteacher on a 20 month fixed term contract in the first instance. Ideally, already with experience as an Assistant Headteacher, or significant experience as a Middle Leader, your energy, ambition for all children, and your drive will secure your assigned centre as outstanding. You will need the ability to manage multiple competing operational and strategic demands and be able to win over the hearts and minds of children, staff, parents and the community.
Woodbridge Park are a multi-site Alternative Provision for children and young people with complex needs and we provide a vital service to the families and schools of Hounslow. We are proud of our service and we need inspirational, patient trailblazers who believe that every child matters and who will never give up on our amazing pupils.
We can offer outstanding professional development with a dedicated training programme and planned investment in staff development. We place a high regard and focus on staff wellbeing, having recently been awarded the NEU Workload Charter Status and we offer all staff six early finish days per school year to support their wellbeing.
Governors are on a clear pathway to outstanding. They believe that children deserve compassion, forgiveness and endless support to be able to thrive and succeed. You will need to be 100% committed to trauma-informed and attachment approaches to supporting vulnerable children and have the ability to lead others with this in mind.
If you feel you have the experience, heart, mind and resolute commitment to securing nothing less than excellence for our amazing children and young people, then please apply for this post.
Interviews and a presentation with a panel of Governors and the Headteacher will take place on Wednesday 29th September
We are interested in applications from both experienced primary and secondary middle / senior leader colleagues. We will also consider colleagues who are interested in a secondment opportunity.
OFSTED May 2019 judged WPES as a GOOD school
Woodbridge Park Education Service - KS3
- Pupil referral unit(pru) with state funding
- Students of mixed gender, age 5 - 18 years