Assistant Headteacher: Head of Sixth Form Woodford County High School, Woodford Green, Essex

Job description

Required for September 2020 an outstanding, energetic and well-qualified teacher to join the Senior Leadership Team and to develop (and deliver) an ambitious vision for our Sixth Form as the school embarks on its second century.

Candidates should combine high expectations of young people with genuine empathy. A record of effective leadership and innovation at middle management level is a requirement along with the ability to evidence professional impact on student achievement.

All members of the Senior Leadership Team contribute to school self-evaluation, development planning and performance management and play a full part in ensuring the efficient day-to-day running of the school.

The school, described by OFSTED as ‘outstanding’ (March 2009), and identified by the Sunday Times as “London State Secondary School of the Year (2019)” encourages a wide range of extra-curricular activities. It provides a friendly working environment and offers established programmes of teacher induction and CPD.

Information is available from the school website www.woodford.redbridge.sch.uk or by contacting the school.

Applications can be submitted by post or email and must include the completed London Borough of Redbridge application form.

Closing date for applications Monday 24 February 2020 (noon)

We value diversity and are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

London Borough of Redbridge

Essential educational requirements

Well-qualified. Degree or equivalent

Essential qualifications

QTS

Essential skills and experience

Candidates should combine high expectations of young people with genuine empathy. A record of effective leadership and innovation at middle management level is a requirement along with the ability to evidence professional impact on student achievement.

All members of the Senior Leadership Team contribute to school self-evaluation, development planning and performance management and play a full part in ensuring the efficient day-to-day running of the school.

Employee benefits

The school, described by OFSTED as ‘outstanding’ (March 2009), and identified by the Sunday Times as “London State Secondary School of the Year (2019)” encourages a wide range of extra-curricular activities. It provides a friendly working environment and offers established programmes of teacher induction and CPD.


About Woodford County High School

Address
High Road, Woodford Green, Essex, IG8 9LA
Phase
Secondary
Type
LA Maintained School
Website
Woodford County High School website (opens in a new window)