Primary School Improvement Adviser, Sandwell

Closing date:

Sandwell Metropolitan Borough CouncilSandwell

Date posted:
Start date: April 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Soulbury 20-23 (£56,391 - £59,744 per annum)
Contract term: Permanent

REF: SAND000002969

Required from April 2018 a 1.0 FTE Primary School Improvement Adviser (Education) to work with a locality based group of schools within Sandwell.

37 hours per week

The successful applicant will need to have recent and relevant successful primary school Headship experience and / or successful experience of working for a local authority as a school improvement adviser. Applicants will also be knowledgeable about Ofsted processes and may be undertaking inspections on behalf of Ofsted.

Sandwell School Improvement Service is a high performing team with a reputation of excellence across the local region. The team works closely with Headteachers, school governors and a range of LA services and HMI to ensure the best possible standards of education for our children.

The successful applicant should be conversant with the expectations of Local Authority work and should be able to contribute to the work of the team.

A year’s secondment for a serving headteacher would also be considered for this post, subject to agreement with the school’s governing body.

The post is based at Sandwell Council House but involves travelling across the borough and working outside of normal office hours to meet the needs of schools. For further information, contact Andrew Timmins on 0121 569 8302.

Please apply:

Closing Date: Thursday 1st February

Education Directorate
Sandwell Council House, Freeth Street, Oldbury, B69 3DE

Job location

More about Sandwell Metropolitan Borough Council
Address: Sandwell Council House, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 3DE, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 8453582200

Sandwell lies in the heart of the West Midlands, in an area of the UK known as "The Black Country". There are six main towns which make up Sandwell; Oldbury, Rowley Regis, Smethwick, Tipton, Wednesbury and West Bromwich.