Head of Enterprise Faculty
Potential for Associate Assistant Principal for suitably qualified candidates.
Required: September 2021 (or earlier if possible)
Salary: Competitive, depending on skills, experience and role appointed to.
Thank you for your interest in becoming Head of Enterprise Faculty at the Forest Academy. The Forest Academy is on an exciting journey, and we are looking for a leader who is committed to making a difference to the lives of our students. We are seeking to appoint a dynamic and inspirational leader, who will lead our computer science department and the wider enterprise faculty.
Suitably qualified candidates will be considered for an Associate Assistant Principal role.
The successful applicant will have high expectations, and will be a reflective practitioner who is always keen to develop and improve their teaching. They will lead the computing department in rolling-out computer science as a GCSE subject, improving and refining the curriculum and ensuring our provision is of an excellent standard. They will lead the faculty of heads of department across technology, finance and business.
Candidates will appreciate their role in helping our students to have high aspirations, and they will share our belief that our students deserve an exceptional curriculum and the very best teaching. They will, like us, believe in our students.
About The Forest Academy:
The Forest Academy (TFA) is a part of the Beacon Multi Academy Trust, along with Beal High School, North East London Teaching Alliance (NELTA) and Beacon Business Innovation Hub (BBIH).
TFA is an 11-16 mixed comprehensive school, located in the north east corner of Redbridge.
TFA and Beal sixth forms amalgamated in September 2018. The 6th form is co-located at TFA and Beal High School, with c. 250 6th form students based at TFA.
Why choose TFA?
• A small, caring and welcoming community school
• High expectations of all and where all students are entitled to consistent high quality learning experiences
• A committed and dedicated staff working hard to shape the lives of the young people who come to our school
• High quality CPD offer, through our partnerships with NELTA, Beal High School and other partnerships
• Beal High School sixth form is part co-located at TFA, thus the opportunity to work with and support students within the sixth form
We welcome initial expressions of interest and discussions about the role. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org marking the email ‘FAO The Principal’ if you wish to book a telephone call.
The Trust is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of young people and expects all members of staff to share this commitment.
The below documents must be read prior to applying for this role and will be factored into interviews:
Keeping Children Safe in Education
BMAT – Safeguarding and Child Protection Policy
- Mainstream school with state - academy funding
- Secondary School
- Students of mixed gender, age 11 - 16 years