Assistant Principal: Culture and Ethos, Bristol

Closing date:Expiring soon

Wellsway SchoolBristol

Date posted:
Start date: 1 September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 – L16
Contract term: Permanent

We are looking for an inspiring, driven and energetic leader to promote our values and embed a culture of aspiration, celebration and reward in our community. This is a new post that will involve working with all stakeholders to secure for students the very best school experience. You would be joining a successful and stable senior leadership team and applications are welcomed from experienced pastoral leaders with a proven track record of positive impact. 

If you are a highly effective teacher, able to form excellent educational relationships with students and staff and are confident at calmly leading and developing systems for rewards and sanctions, we would love to hear from you.

In return we offer: 

  • A school committed to excellence that values staff and students.
  • A school with outstanding ethos, results, attendance and behaviour on a par with other high achieving schools in the south west of England.
  • A full and varied CPLD programme offering teaching and leadership development for our staff.
  • Wider opportunities to work with and other senior leaders across our multi academy trust.

Wellsway Multi Academy Trust is a partnership of schools which span the Bristol - Keynsham - Bath area that are working together to provide a high quality educational experience for all students in their care.

If you are interested and want to find out more or how to apply, please go the How to Apply section.

Closing date for applications: 9am, Wednesday 24th April 2019. Interview date to be confirmed.

PLEASE NOTE: Early applications are encouraged. Wellsway School reserves the right to interview and appoint prior to the closing date of the advertisement, should the School be able to appoint an appropriate candidate.

If you are interested and would like to discuss the role or visit the school prior to making an application, we’d be delighted to hear from you and would be more than happy to accommodate a visit, although neither are required. Please contact Amanda Ross (EA to the Principal) on 0117 986 4751 or email  who will be able to make appropriate arrangements.

Wellsway 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. Your suitability to work with children and young people will form part of the selection process. For this post, prior to appointment Wellsway Multi Academy Trust will apply  for a satisfactory  enhanced Disclosure and Barring check, a Children’s Barred list check, two satisfactory references, satisfactory pre-employment health screening  and for Teachers, a Prohibition Check  in relation to the children’s workforce. In some settings a Declaration will be required in order to meet our obligations under the ‘Disqualification under the Childcare Act 2006.

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More about Wellsway School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Chandag Road, Keynsham, Bristol, BS31 1PH, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 117 986 4751
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