Director of Teaching School, Bridgwater

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Haygrove SchoolBridgwater
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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: The salary is to be determined based on experience and skills of the successful candidate.
Contract term: Fixed Term

Director of Teaching School

Contract type: Full time, fixed term for two years in the first instance, until the establishment of a self-funding model

The salary is to be determined based on experience and skills of the successful candidate

Haygrove School, Durleigh Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7HW

Tel: 01278 455531

As a highly successful secondary school and the founding school of the Haygrove Academy Trust, which is a secondary/primary multi-academy Trust. Haygrove School has recently been designated as a Teaching School and is in the process of shaping a Teaching Alliance of local secondary and primary schools.

We are seeking to appoint a highly driven and successful individual who will develop our Teaching School to become a Centre of Excellence across the South West. This post offers an exciting opportunity to work amongst dynamic, ambitious and forward thinking schools who share a vision for improving the life chances of our young people. The key aim is to develop strong, sustainable and growing partnerships in order to ensure high quality teaching and enriching career learning opportunities for all. 

We are looking for a creative and highly committed education professional to direct, develop and manage the activities of the Quantock Teaching Alliance. This is a role for someone who is enthusiastic, energetic and cares passionately about influencing and shaping the outcomes for children and young people. 

The successful candidate will:

  • To oversee, lead and develop the Quantock Teaching Alliance
  • To work closely with the Senior Leadership Team of Haygrove School the Alliance      Strategic Leadership Group of the Haygrove Academy Trust and other      strategic partners to provide professional leadership for the teaching school. 
  • Ensure the successful delivery of the vision and goals of the Quantock Teaching Alliance in implementing improvement across the School, the Quantock Teaching      Alliance and beyond. 

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Closing date: Noon Friday 24 November 2017

Interviews will take place on Wednesday 6 December 2017

Haygrove School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and  expects all staff to share this commitment.

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Address: Durleigh Road, Bridgwater, Somerset, TA6 7HW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1278 455531