Assistant Headteacher - Head of PE & Performing Arts Learning School

Highfields School, Wolverhampton, West Midlands, WV4 4NT

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  • Start date details

    January 2023

  • Closing date

    10 October 2022 at 9am

  • Date listed

    28 September 2022

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

Leadership Scale L8 - 12

Assistant Headteacher - Head of PE & Performing Arts Learning School job summary

We wish to appoint an innovative and highly motivated person to lead and manage the PE and Performing Arts Learning School. The Learning School comprises of Dance, Drama, Music and PE, with all subjects taught to GCSE and some to A Level. Applicants are invited from any of these subject disciplines.

The new Head of Learning School will be expected to lead on the development of the Performing Arts curriculum whilst continuing the substantial improvements in the PE Department. The successful candidate will be a member of the School Leadership and Management Team and will contribute to the strategic and operational management of the school. They will have some experience of leadership at departmental or whole school level and, above all, they will have a clear and exciting vision for PE and Performing Arts.

As a Learning School we offer:

  • Experienced and supportive staff
  • A creative and collaborative working environment
  • An engaging and inclusive curriculum
  • High quality teaching and learning resources
  • Innovative use of technology
  • Excellent student progress and results
  • A comprehensive Outdoor Education programme including Duke of Edinburgh Awards at all levels based at our own Outdoor Activity Centre in Llandrinio
  • A range of extra-curricular activities including after school clubs, trips (both international and domestic), school productions, hosting numerous competitive events and much more

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About Highfields School

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 18
Education phase
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School size
1661 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 18
Phone number
01902 556530

As a school we offer:

• A vibrant and exciting comprehensive school which is culturally and ethnically diverse
• Well-behaved students who are eager to learn
• Supportive parents who want the best for their children
• Modern and stimulating teaching and practical facilities
• Excellent CPD opportunities at all levels

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