North Walsham High School is an 11 – 16 Academy on a journey of rapid improvement. Situated in the heart of a small town near the North Norfolk Coast, we are part of the Enrich Learning Trust family of schools. This is an excellent opportunity to join the school on its journey to excellence and we are looking to an appoint an:
Assistant Headteacher: Pastoral
Leadership Pay Scale L12-L16
To start September 2020
The School is at a very exciting stage of its development. To further strengthen our capacity to transform the academic outcomes for all pupils we wish to appoint an Assistant Headteacher to address one of the school’s key areas for development. The successful candidate will not only be an excellent teacher but will be able to demonstrate strong and effective leadership with exceptional resilience. Your purpose, working with your team, will be to remove barriers inhibiting pupils making progress and ensuring pupils become positive members of their community as well as developing a mindset to prepare them for life beyond school. You will be an integral member of the Senior Leadership Team striving for excellence.
The key aspects of the role are:
• To have strategic oversight for behaviour, attendance, safeguarding and wider development of the pupils
• To drive up standards across all these areas at North Walsham High School
• To be directly accountable to the Headteacher, Governors and Trust.
• To ensure the progress of all groups is strong and that no group is left behind,
• To model the highest standards of teaching and learning
• To support the school in achieving good and then outstanding status.
If you wish to have an informal discussion about the post please contact the Headteacher’s PA; Mrs Kathryn Cooper, at the school who will arrange this for you.
Closing Date: 19th April 2020
Interview Date: Week commencing 27th April 2020
We are committed to offering excellent professional opportunities for our staff, through careful support and personalised CPD. We offer a structured and specific induction programme for all staff. The school welcomes applications from members of minority ethnic communities and those with disabilities. If you would like further details and an application form, please access the vacancies page on our school website. Please apply by letter of application, enclosing an application form, to Mrs Kathryn Cooper, PA to the Headteacher, at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“North Walsham High School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.”