Director of Learning – Year 2 & 3
Waverley Education Foundation Trust
Yardley Green Road, Bordesley Green East, Birmingham, B9 5QA
Tel: 0121 566 6600 Fax: 0121 566 6601
CEO - Mr Kamal Hanif OBE
To commence ASAP or after Easter 2018
We are a Humanities Specialist College which became an all through school in September 2012. We achieved IIP Gold in December 2013 and have also been awarded Teaching School Status. At Waverley we try to create an environment which allows everyone to develop mutual respect for each other and a respect for learning. This is an exciting time to join Waverley Education Foundation Trust.
We have landmark buildings that provide everyone with state of the art facilities for learning, teaching and training. As part of the exciting growth plans for the Trust, we are expanding our team to meet future requirements. We are looking for an experienced and influential Leader to join our team as Director of Learning – Year 2 & 3.
The ideal candidate will have an excellent track record of teaching and student progress within a successful primary school and ideally previous leadership experience of a Primary phase. They will be expected to provide outstanding lessons to ensure excellence and achievement for all learners, with a true commitment to raising standards. You will need to have experience of using a variety of approaches to continually enhance teaching and learning of science throughout the school across the full age and ability range. You will also need to have excellent communication skills and the ability to forge strong working relationships within the Primary team and the Trust as a whole. We are looking for someone with the skills, abilities and drive to lead and direct the Year 2 & 3 team and make a real difference to the Primary Phase.
The successful candidate will need to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.
We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or religion. Only applications submitted on the schools application form will be accepted.
Waverley School is committed to the protection and safety of its students.
For an application pack please visit our website: www.waverley.bham.sch.uk
Closing Date: Friday 9 February 2018, 10.00 a.m.
Completed applications should be sent to Applications@waverley.bham.sch.uk Applications received after this date and time will not be considered. Please note, if you have not heard from us within 2 weeks of the closing date, please assume that on this occasion, your application has been unsuccessful. For further enquiries please call 0121 566 6607.