Deadline is today

  • Start date details

    January 2025 or sooner

  • Closing date

    12 July 2024 at 11:59pm

  • Date listed

    17 June 2024

Job details

Job role

  • Other leadership roles

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Working pattern

Full time

Contract type


Full-time equivalent salary


Head of Pathway - Parkside Academy job summary

About Parkside Academy

Parkside Academy is a provision for children and young people in Key Stage 4. The provision offers short term and temporary support to pupils who are at risk of exclusion or those who require additional targeted intervention to help them re-engage with learning in their mainstream school or next identified setting.

Please find out more by looking at our Parkside Academy website

About the role

Parkside Academy is looking to expand and build upon the success of the high performing pathways currently in place. You will lead on ensuring pupils successfully access packages of education which we as Parkside are commissioned to deliver. Pupils being supported would have experienced some difficulties within mainstream education and therefore require additional support in either a 1:1 capacity or within small groups.

About You

We are looking for an energetic, ambitious leader who is looking to take the next step in their career. You will be entering the academy and Trust at an exciting stage in its development.

  • Be committed to leading Parkside towards its vision of delivering exceptional developmental and educational outcomes, so that all our pupils can be the best that they can be
  • Have a clear vision of what is excellence in special educational needs and alternative provision
  • Be innovative and creative to find solutions to challenges facing schools today
  • Have the energy, enthusiasm, positivity and resilience to lead and inspire.
  • Always place the needs of our pupils at the centre of all decision-making.
  • Hold a Degree and a Qualified Teacher Status. Leadership qualifications are desirable.

Commitment to safeguarding

Our organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults. We expect all staff, volunteers and trustees to share this commitment.

Our recruitment process follows the keeping children safe in education guidance.

Offers of employment may be subject to the following checks (where relevant):
childcare disqualification
Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS)
online and social media
prohibition from teaching
right to work
satisfactory references
suitability to work with children

You must tell us about any unspent conviction, cautions, reprimands or warnings under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 (Exceptions) Order 1975.

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About Parkside Academy

School type
Academy, ages 11 to 16
School size
0 pupils enrolled
Age range
11 to 16

School location

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