The Brier school provides education for up to 150 young people between 4 and 16 years who have moderate, severe or complex educational needs. We aim to cater for all our pupils' individual needs and to provide a high-quality learning environment. The school was purpose built in February 2004 and the environment has continued to be enhanced to meet the needs of our pupils. The Brier is a very successful school and has a strong reputation in the local community and beyond. This has been recognised through three successive outstanding judgments by Ofsted.
Salary: L25 - L31
Location: The Brier School, Bromley Lane, Kingswinford, West Midlands, DY6 8QN
Are you our new Head Teacher?
Governors are seeking an exceptional leader for our outstanding school.
The successful candidate will be:
Experienced in working with children with relevant SEN(D) and their families;
Experienced in motivating staff and leading by example;
Committed to school improvement through a collaborative approach, including work with other schools;
Clear thinking in establishing and developing the school’s priorities and targets that will make a difference to our young people;
Flexible and positive about change;
Knowledgeable and have an understanding of school’s finances.
Closing date: 29th November 2018
Start date: 1st September 2019
The Brier School values equalities and diversity and is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. Applicants will be subject to safer recruitment practices, including an enhanced DBS check.
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