Hydesville Tower School is a co-educational independent school for pupils aged 3 to 16 in Walsall, in the West Midlands. Part of Cognita, one of the world’s largest families of schools, Hydesville Tower School champions individual pupil progress and high aspirations across the spectrum of academic and co-curricular pursuits. Comprising a Nursery, a Prep School and a Senior School, Hydesville Tower School is non-selective and prides itself on excellent outcomes for children of all abilities.
Cognita is seeking a talented educationalist to lead Hydesville Tower School with drive and ambition into the next stage of its development. This is an exciting opportunity to grow and develop a vibrant and positive family school, building on the academic achievements of recent years to unlock its full potential.
The appointed candidate will combine a track record of highly successful senior leadership experience with authority and personal impact to inspire staff and pupils alike at Hydesville Tower School. The next Head will be a creative thinker who is committed to character development, enrichment, and fostering global perspectives. S/he will possess the strategic and ambassadorial skills to further develop Hydesville Tower School with the warmth and charisma to inspire the School community to even greater success. In addition, a proactive willingness to embrace the many benefits of being part of Cognita is essential, as well as a genuine resonance with the School’s inclusive ethos.
To download the appointment details for this role, please visit www.perrettlaver.com/candidates quoting reference 2729.
The closing date for applications is 0900hrs GMT on Friday 16th December 2016.
Cognita Schools are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff, volunteers and other third parties to share this commitment. Safer recruitment practice and pre-employment background checks will be undertaken before any appointment is confirmed.