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  • Job start date

    1 April 2023

  • Closing date

    27 January 2023 at 9am

  • Date listed

    13 January 2023

Job details

Key stage

Key stage 3, Key stage 4, Key stage 5

Working pattern

Contract type


Pay scale

L13 - L17 (£59,958-£65,669)

What skills and experience we're looking for

We believe that this role will appeal to ambitious, talented teachers and leaders who can bring inspirational leadership to our Senior Leadership Team and contribute towards the school improvement process.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Promote and deliver excellent standards of teaching and learning.
  • Is a strategic thinker and able to lead on key areas of school improvement.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, staff, parents and the local community.

It is a very exciting time to join Waverley School and applications are invited from those who are committed to wanting the best for children and are ambitious to develop their careers as teachers and leaders.

You will need to provide evidence of an outstanding 'track record' to date. You will need to be highly motivated and passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people, with the ability to inspire and motivate staff and students.

What the school offers its staff

Waverley Education Foundation (WEF) is a Multi Academy Trust, which operates both Waverley School and Waverley Studio College. WEF has over 1900 students on roll across the trust. It develops, brokers and delivers a range of services which support learning and leadership & management and improve outcomes for children and young people.

Waverley School is an all through school for students aged 4-19.It also has a Resource Base for students with cognition and learning difficulties. In its recent Ofsted inspection in September 2021, Waverley School was graded as a ‘Good’ School. The secondary phase of Waverley School has 1174 students including those in the Sixth Form. We have state of the art facilities for learning, teaching and training and a strong staff team that are committed to the learning and development of all our students.

Our core values of Humanity, Equality, Aspiration and Respect support our vision to create a learning community where we work together to achieve excellence in everything we do.

“Pupils have a strong understanding of diversity, respect and tolerance, including for different family lifestyles” – Ofsted 2021

Following the appointment of a new Principal in January 2023, Trustees have provided extra capacity within the secondary leadership team from April 2023 with the addition of two new Assistant Principals.

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 school application form will be accepted.

Waverley Education Foundation is committed to the protection and safety of its students.

We welcome informal visits to the school where tours will be undertaken by a senior member of staff.

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About Waverley School

School type
Academy, ages 4 to 19
School size
1689 pupils enrolled
Age range
4 to 19
Phone number
0121 566 6607

Arranging a visit to Waverley School

To arrange a visit and increase the chance of a successful application email neelam.marva@waverley.bham.sch.uk.

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