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Assistant Principal

WMG Academy for Young Engineers (Solihull)Solihull

The WMG Academy Trust Board are seeking to appoint a motivated, dedicated and aspirational Assistant Principal to join the Senior Leadership Team at WMG Academy for Young Engineers, Solihull.

Energetic? Innovative? Passionate? Work with us and our leading industry partners to deliver a skills-based curriculum in a high achieving environment. 

We are looking for a different kind of school leader who wants to be at the cutting edge of teaching and learning, working differently alongside employer partners and a team of outstanding teachers, governors, parents and students. We are bringing the curriculum to life with an innovative approach using real life business problem-solving skills and embracing business-like learning behaviours.

The successful candidate will ensure that all learners are provided with an ‘outstanding’ education and will be expected to develop the Academy’s education programs whilst providing a nurturing and supportive environment.

WMG Academy for Young Engineers, Solihull is part of the wider WMG Academy Trust and is led by the Executive Principal, Kate Tague, Principal, Stewart Tait, a Board of Trustees, chaired by Mike Wright, and a Local Governing Body, chaired by Stuart Baker. 

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. This post is subject to enhanced DBS clearance.

To apply for this position, please complete the application form with a supporting statement (section 7 of the application form). Please state in your application your specialist subject(s) and other subjects and to which level you are able to teach. CV’s will not be accepted.  

Completed application forms should be returned to: Executive Principal, WMG Academy, Chelmsley Road, Chelsmley Wood, B37 5FD or by email to 

For an informal conversation or for more information please contact the Executive Principal by email or by calling 0121 289 3556 and asking for Ethan Harries, Executive Assistant to the Executive Principal. 

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