The Wellington Academy is a highly inclusive, innovative school, which opened in 2009 to serve the Tidworth area of Wiltshire and is situated on the Wiltshire/Hampshire border, within close proximity of the A303 and A34. Recently graded ‘Good’ by OFSTED, the Wellington Academy has transformed itself into a high performing school over the past three years.
This role will make a huge difference to children that struggle to access learning in a main stream setting, in the role you will be required to manage all aspects of the centre, including managing staff and a budget. Ensuring individual students have an appropriate timetable and support. You will have a good understanding of the importance of multi-agency working and working closely with Parents/Carers. You will also be able and willing to deliver lessons to small classes of students. Classroom based experience is essential as is the ability and confidence to teach lessons to 11-16 year olds.
If you have a desire to make a difference, with a calm and focused approach, the ability to make decisions and to lead a team, with a good sense of humour, then please apply.
Our staff charter underlines our belief that all students can achieve, be happy and have limitless aspirations – and our job as professionals is to ensure this happens. All our staff sign up to these aspirations and play a full role in contributing to this vision through inclusive teaching. We seek to recruit dedicated and talented staff, highly committed to making a difference in the state system.
OFSTED noted that ‘The quality of school leadership has improved since the previous inspection. As a result, expectations of what pupils can achieve are higher. Leaders have created a culture in which high standards of behaviour are expected and pupils are encouraged to succeed.’
If you believe you have the commitment to work in an environment which seeks to contributes to limitless aspirations as well as set and maintain high standards and expectations then please apply using the Academy’s application form, available with more details from our website at www.thewellingtonacademy.org.uk
Closing date for applications is midday on Friday 2nd December 2016.
Interviews will take place week commencing Monday 5th December 2016.
The Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. All appointments are subject to references and an enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check before confirmation. The Wellington Academy is an equal opportunities employer. The campus is a no smoking site.