Headteacher, Shrewsbury

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The Thomas Adams SchoolShrewsbury

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Contract type: Full Time
Salary: GRP 7, ISR L24 – 34 £69,330 - £88,571
Contract term: Permanent

NOR: 1262 overall (1023 11 – 16 and 239 in the Sixth Form) including up to 60 boarders 

Thomas Adams School is a very highly regarded and consistently oversubscribed 11 – 18 community school with a thriving sixth form college. We are set in a small market town in the heart of rural Shropshire with the school family at the centre of the community. We attract students from across Shropshire and the multi-national boarding house offers a unique aspect to our very successful school. 

We are seeking a dynamic and experienced leader with a clear vision who: 

  • Will inspire staff and students to raise existing high expectations, aspirations and achievements and continue to improve this high-quality, fully inclusive school 
  • Has a successful record as a senior manager and who is skilful in managing change 
  • Will sustain school improvement and ensure outstanding provision and outcomes for all students 
  • Has excellent communication and interpersonal skills within the school and the wider community. 

We are proud to offer you: 

  • A cooperative and receptive student body which enjoys and participates in all aspects of school life 
  • A highly effective and dedicated school staff team which has consistently delivered high academic and vocational achievement 
  • Strong pastoral care 
  • Supportive and challenging Governing Body 
  • An experienced, supportive and capable Leadership Team. 

Prospective applicants are warmly invited to visit the school 

Further details can be found at https://shropshirejobs.engageats.co.uk/ select current vacancies or email – hrcontact@shropshire.gov.uk 

Please quote job reference: EH 17 18 08 

Closing date: Wednesday 31 May 2018 

Interview dates: Tuesday 26 and Wednesday 27 June 2018 

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More about The Thomas Adams School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Voluntary Controlled
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Address: Lowe Hill Road, Wem, Shrewsbury, Shropshire, SY4 5UB, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1939 237020
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The Thomas Adams School is a co-educational, non-denominational secondary school with sixth form in Wem, Shropshire. At its most recent inspection, there were 1,420 students aged 11-18 on the school roll, including 361 in the sixth form. The school h...