Assistant Headteacher/ Head of Middle School, Penn, Wolverhampton

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Highfields SchoolPenn, Wolverhampton

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 - 16
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

This is a unique opportunity for an existing middle or senior leader with a proven track record to combine outstanding pastoral care with academic success. You will be an inspirational leader of young people and have an unrelenting commitment to improving standards for all students. 

We offer:

· A vibrant and exciting comprehensive School which is culturally and ethnically diverse

· Excellent examination results which are significantly above national in all subjects

· Outstanding student progress placing the school within the top 10% of schools nationally

· Well behaved students who are eager to learn

· Supportive parents who want the best for their children

· A large Sixth Form

· Modern and stimulating teaching facilities

· Excellent CPD opportunities at all levels


Morning of Tuesday 17th April 

Afternoon of Thursday 19th April 

Please contact Mrs L Bishop at to organise a visit to the school and meet with a member of the Senior Leadership Team on either of the above dates.

Individual visits may be possible by prior arrangement outside of these dates

Highfields School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people

The post is subject to an Enhanced DBS check and 2 very good references

Closing date: Monday 23rd April 2018 at 9am

The selection process will be held over two days - Thursday 26th and Friday 27th April 2018 

For an application pack and further details please go to Vacancies on our website

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More about Highfields School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Boundary Way, Penn, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV4 4NT, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1902 556 530
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Highfields School is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form in the West Midlands, serving students from the age of 11-18. The secondary school, situated in Wolverhampton has approximately 1,505 students on record.