The Governing Body of Ysgol Plas Brondyffryn are seeking to appoint an enthusiastic and dynamic Headteacher. We are a local authority maintained co-educational special school for pupils with Autistic Spectrum Condition (ASC) and associated learning difficulties from the ages of 3-19. We have a 38 week residential facility which is open Monday to Friday. Developed over four sites, our buildings are sympathetically designed to meet the needs of our young people.
The successful candidate will need to have an impressive track record in leading a school and be forward thinking, ambitious and visionary to strategically lead in the challenging times ahead. Working in partnership with a range of professional outside agencies, we are seeking a leader who will inspire students and colleagues to achieve their full potential. The school was judged to be outstanding in the last Estyn inspection (June 2010).
The successful candidate will benefit from the full support of an outstanding senior leadership team, including a Business and Finance Manager, Residential Manager and an extensive support team within the residential provision.
The salary band for this prestigious role is L25 to L31 (£70,349 to £81,478) plus £15,000 Residential Allowance with additional recompense for relocation where applicable.
We are able to offer you the support of a strong and knowledgeable governing body who are committed to empowering the new Headteacher to lead the school’s staff, students and parents towards a successful future.
All applicants are welcome to visit the school. They should contact the Business Manager, Ms Eleri Thomas on 01745 813914.
Closing Date: Monday 18th September 2017
Assessment Centre and Interviews will take place on Wednesday 27th and Thursday 28th September 2017
If you are interested please apply on-line via the website www.denbighshire.gov.uk For alternative methods of applying please contact Customer Services on 01824 706101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org