Head of Key Stage, Reading

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The Piggott SchoolReading

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Start date: Required from September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: MPR/UPR + TLR £9,487
Contract term: Permanent

This is an exciting opportunity to join a highly successful, oversubscribed and happy school set in large, semi-rural grounds on the outskirts of Wargrave. The school is in the top 2% nationally for Progress 8 and the top 5% nationally for value added at KS5. 

We are looking for a committed and enthusiastic leader who can inspire staff and students, and ensure an inclusive experience for all members of the school community. We seek candidates with ambition, leadership skills and the ability to promote high achievement resulting in the very best outcomes for our students. 

Visits to the school are warmly welcomed. 

We wish to appoint a colleague who: 

  • is an outstanding teacher
  • has the flair, energy and ability to bring out the best in young people
  • is an inspirational leader

The school is a mixed Church of England Academy with 1440 on roll (311 in Sixth Form), situated near Twyford, between Maidenhead and Reading.

All staff are provided with laptops and tablet devices, have free access to our fitness suite/gym in the evenings and at weekends, and benefit from discounted BUPA healthcare.

An application form can be found on our website at www.piggottschool.org To apply, please complete a covering letter and application form and email to: vacancies@piggottschool.org 

To arrange a visit to the school, please contact Caroline Preston at prestonc@piggottschool.org

Closing date: 11am on Tuesday 24th April 2018

Interviews: Friday 27th April 2018

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All posts are subject to Satisfactory Disclosure Clearance and a 'prohibition from teaching' check will be completed for all applicants. The school reserves the right to close this advert early in the event that sufficient applications have been received.

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More about The Piggott School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 4 - 18 years
Denomination: Church of England
Address: Twyford Road, Wargrave, Reading, Berkshire, RG10 8DS, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 118 940 2357
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