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College Leader (Deputy Head)

Tudor Grange Academy RedditchWorcestershire

College Leader (Deputy Head) September start

Pay scale L15 – L19

Not suitable for newly qualified teachers (NQT)

We seek to appoint an outstanding, highly motivated leader to join a dynamic and forward thinking leadership team. Applications from experienced senior leaders as well as those from experienced middle leaders seeking their next challenge are welcomed. We are a small High School entering a period of growth and development and are looking for someone to join us on our journey.

The opportunity to be a college leader at Tudor Grange Academy Redditch is an exciting one. This senior role within the Academy presents the opportunity for a leader to develop their leadership skills in preparation for future leadership positions, including across Tudor Grange Academies Trust or as the leader of a school.

College Leaders are responsible for the achievement and pastoral care of approx. 100 students within their college, as well as line management of subject areas. In addition, the college leader will hold strategic responsibilities across the Academy (such as personal development, curriculum, assessment, quality assurance, quality first teaching, disadvantaged students, behaviour, data). Specific responsibilities will be determined following the appointment of the successful candidate. Appointing a leader who believes in the culture of the Academy, whilst showing the right leadership skills and personal values is most important.

The successful candidate would play a vital role in ensuring that we maintain positive outcomes for students at the Academy, whilst also ensuring that students are happy and well cared for. In addition, the ability to establish excellent working relationships with staff, students and parents is a priority.

The chosen candidate will need to:

• Be an excellent classroom practitioner

• Have the ability to lead, motivate and inspire staff and students

• Have a drive for continuing professional development

• Have experience of managing change and development

• Have high expectations of all students

• Be committed to continuous improvement and engage in research

• Be excited by the prospect and opportunities of working in a Multi Academy Trust

If you feel that you have these attributes and skills and you are a suitably qualified and highly motivated professional, then we would like to hear from you. Due to COVID we are hosting visits after school hours and we would also be happy to arrange telephone conversations and / or TEAMS meetings with potential candidates. Please email the Principal’s PA, Ms Andrea Green on agreen@redditch.tgacademy.org.uk  if you would like to arrange this.

Closing and Shortlisting: Monday 19th April 9am

Interviews: W/c 19th April 2021

Application Process

Completed applications must be returned to Ms Andrea Green at the Academy by 9am on Monday 19th April either via email to agreen@redditch.tgacademy.org.uk or to Tudor Grange Academy Redditch, Woodrow Drive, Redditch, Worcestershire, B98 7UH.

For further details please visit https://www.redditch.tgacademy.org.uk/

The recruitment process is robust in seeking to establish the commitment of candidates to support the school’s measures to safeguard children and to identify, deter or reject people who might pose a risk of harm to children or are otherwise unsuited to work with them. The successful applicant will be required to undertake an Enhanced DBS check.  All applications will be considered on their merit and the post will be offered subject to the usual health and criminal record clearance. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

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