Assistant Head of School SENDCo, Birmingham

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Grestone AcademyBirmingham

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Start date: September 2019
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L7 – L11 (£46,430 - £51, 234)
Contract term: Permanent

Grestone Academy is a large primary academy in Handsworth Wood, Birmingham.  The Academy is outward looking and keen to embrace new ideas and engage with external partners to provide the best for our children.  This is an exciting time to be joining Grestone Academy in such a significant leadership role.  The recent  November 2017 Ofsted commented that “Grestone Academy is an improving school” and we are looking to build on the progress to date with the appointment of a new Assistant Head of School.  The successful candidate will help shape and influence the future success for this improving academy.

We are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic SENDCo who is an outstanding classroom practitioner with a proven track record in leading and teaching to join our newly formed, friendly and hardworking senior leadership team. You will have the opportunity to make a big impact on improving standards through your fresh ideas, motivational skills and relentless focus on improvement. 

If you are interested in joining us on our journey to make Grestone Academy an inclusive centre of learning, we recommend that you visit the academy where you can meet the Head of School to gain a full understanding of the academy's context and plans for future success.

For further details contact Sam Bailey, Senior Office Manager,  on 0121 675 6787 or email:

Closing Date for applications: Monday 20 May 2019, 3.00 pm at the very latest.

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More about Grestone Academy
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 11 years
Address: Grestone Avenue, Handsworth Wood, Birmingham, West Midlands, B20 1ND, United Kingdom.
Telephone: +44 121 675 6787
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