Head of School, Kent

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The Hayesbrook SchoolKent
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Start date: September 2020
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GBP £62,426 - £68,851 per year
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

The Hayesbrook School seeks an exceptional leader to join us in pursuit of life changing excellence for all our students.

Working closely with the Executive Principal, Head of School will assume the day-to-day leadership of the academy and not only have the autonomy to make a difference to the lives of a vibrant community of students, but contribute to the development and progress of an exciting academy and its staff. You will join an exceptionally committed team who believe in doing whatever it takes to ensure our students achieve great things; because they deserve the very best.

We are excited to hear from talented and committed leaders with successful experience in being creative in their approach to ensuring exceptional attitudes to learning. Our Head of School will also bring their successful experience in championing progress for all students, especially those who need us even more, meaning that they can achieve beyond expectation. As a visionary, energetic and high profile leader you will know the importance of transparent, clear and collaborative leadership.

In return, we offer you: Continuous Professional Growth, a unique approach to appraisal and professional development; Access to coaching and mentoring from within and beyond the Trust; A well-qualified, ambitious and caring staff team who are committed to The Hayesbrook School’s future success; The support and challenge of an experienced, skilled and dedicated Academy Council; Discounted gym/leisure membership; Access to free financial and pension advice and a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme and Wellbeing portal. 

Application information

Completed application forms should be sent to careers@brooklearningtrust.org.uk by 10.00am on Monday 30 March

Interview date to be confirmed.

To arrange a school visit and/or an informal and confidential telephone call with the Executive Principal, please contact Amanda Lee, HR Manager for the Brook Learning Trust on 01580 712754  ext 331 or email leea@brooklearningtrust.org.uk.

Suitable candidates will be contacted as soon as possible.

The Hayesbrook School

The Hayesbrook School is an all-boys non-selective 11-18 academy with a co-educational sixth form that serves the community of Tonbridge and the surrounding areas, where every student on roll is supported and challenged to reach their own personal excellence.

Our vision is simple – to ensure that all of our students achieve beyond our expectations and flourish as confident learners with the highest aspirations, ready for the university or career of their choice and also ready for the world in which they will work and live.

Brook Learning Trust

Brook Learning Trust is proud to have The Hayesbrook School as part of our family of academies. As a Trust, we bring together our unique academies in our belief in the power of education to change lives and communities.

It is our steadfast purpose to challenge and defy the barriers that constrain the educational progress of any child. We set high aims for aspiration and secure collective responsibility for all our children’s achievements. Our work is underpinned by the values of Integrity, Respect, Courage, Optimism, Excellence and Accountability.

Brook Learning Trust's academies maintain a strong focus on teaching and learning as well as unwavering high standards and expectations. Children in our academies make strong progress, learning and growing with us. Brook Learning Trust, working with The Hayesbrook School, brings energy, passion and expertise to the education of our children.

For more information visit www.brooklearningtrust.org.uk

The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and we expect all staff to share this commitment. All posts are subject to vetting checks including an Enhanced DBS check and references.  An overseas police check will be required by candidates who have worked or resided outside of the UK.

More about The Hayesbrook School
Address: Brook Street, Tonbridge, Kent, TN9 2PH, United Kingdom. View in Google Maps
Telephone: +44 1732 500600