Grange Academy is a special school for learners aged between 5 and 18 with a complex range of needs including moderate learning difficulties and autism. Grange was judged to be Good with Outstanding Leadership and Management in July 2017 by Ofsted. We are part of a local multi academy trust (MAT) of special schools called Bedford Inclusive Learning and Training Trust (BILTT). BILTT have submitted a bid to sponsor the new Special Free School in Bedfordshire.
Governors are looking to appoint a talented and inspirational Head of School who:
- promotes the key values of integrity, partnership, community, knowledge and growth
- has a passion for enabling outstanding teaching and learning, in an environment where diversity is valued and equality is key
- has a proven track record of leading a dedicated team of professionals who are relentless in their pursuit of excellence
- is committed to working in partnership with families; putting the child at the centre of what we do, ensuring the voice of the child and family inform our practice
- has excellent relationship building and strategic leadership skills
This post is an exciting opportunity for a school leader wishing to achieve excellent impact on pupil outcomes, while refining their skills within a lively, creative and supportive partnership of schools.
Application packs for this post can be obtained from our website at www.grange.beds.sch.uk, by emailing email@example.com, or calling the school on 01234 407100. Please phone or email Mrs Russell to arrange a visit.
Closing Date: 18th March 2018
Interview Date: 18th April 2018
The school is committed to safeguarding, the welfare of pupils and ensuring equality of opportunity for all pupils, staff, parents and carers; irrespective of age, disability, gender reassignment, marriage & civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity, race, belief, sex or sexual orientation and expects staff to share that commitment. The post is subject to satisfactory references, enhanced DBS & health clearance.
Halsey Road, Kempston, Beds.MK42 8AU