We are looking for an exceptional candidate as Deputy Headteacher who shares out values and has the right vision and ethos to join us on our journey to becoming a truly outstanding school.
We are seeking a candidate who is an outstanding classroom practitioner able to model excellent teaching and learning. You will be an inspiring leader with a track record of improving standards, who is committed to the Trust’s values and the impact this can have on every students’ individual performance inside the classroom and beyond.
Working in partnership with the Headteacher, senior team and staff you will provide the strategic leadership for the Quality of Education including teaching, learning, assessment, the curriculum, and outcomes.
The successful candidate will present the best possible example of professional standards to colleagues.
Washington Academy offers excellent learning experiences to all its students through a very diverse curriculum which caters for the needs of all. The academy opened new state of the art buildings in 2009 and endeavours to ensure all our young people enjoy their lessons in an inspiring learning environment.
Students, parents, staff and governors are proud of recent achievements here and, as well as helping students achieve the results they need to follow chosen career paths, has a huge and varied programme of activities and extra-curricular opportunities on offer.
Washington Academy is fully committed to each individual in our academy, recognising their uniqueness and individual potential. We have high expectations of all students in terms of behaviour and commitment to learning and of our parents in working with us as partners to support individual progress.
Our very strong links with partner primary schools ensures smooth transition from primary to secondary school, allowing a strategic approach to raising aspirations and generating further success.
Washington Academy is a place where all members of its community feel welcome, safe and experience a sense of belonging. We believe that only where this exists can learning and personal development progress successfully. Washington Academy is seeking to develop the whole person.