Brookvale Groby Learning Campus, Leicester, Leicestershire


Job details

Working pattern Full-time only
Salary £90,145 to £104,368

Job summary

The Board of Trustees of Brookvale Groby Learning campus are seeking to appoint an inspirational and strategic school leader to build on and continue the development of this successful 11-19 academy.

Together with the Trust Board, the new Headteacher will shape the strategic direction of the school, working with staff, students and stakeholders to develop a dynamic curriculum, promote effective teaching resulting in strong student outcomes.

As a campus we are proud of our ethos of valuing everyone and achieving excellence for all. The motto we use on a daily basis with our young people is to ‘Work hard, be kind’, which symbolises the culture we aim to create.

Students in our school enjoy their learning and make excellent progress. We value our staff and ensure their skills and knowledge are second to none through a comprehensive professional learning programme. Our excellent facilities and grounds provide a positive learning environment which supports student learning.

The school is in an excellent position to address the challenges facing us in education and for the right candidate, this post offers an exceptional opportunity to build on current good practice whilst also bringing a fresh perspective to continue our improvement journey.

If you are excited by the information in the candidate pack and have the professional skills and determination to lead a thriving academic community, we would be delighted to hear from you.

Closing date for applications: Wednesday 22nd January 2020 at 9.00am.

Applicants are welcome to visit the campus and appointments can be made with Tracey Malsbury, PA to Headteacher/SLT on tmalsbury@brookvalegroby.com.

As part of the shortlisting process applicants may be invited for an initial meeting to discuss their letter of application with Trustees on 4th February 2020.

Interviews will be held over two days on 12th and 13th February 2020.

Essential educational requirements

Honours degree

Essential qualifications

Teaching qualification (QTS).
Evidence of recent and relevant training and development at headship level and/or in preparation for headship.

Essential skills and experience

Substantial experience with a record of excellent teaching in more than one school.

Substantial and successful experience in a senior leadership role e.g. as a Headteacher, Interim Headteacher or Deputy/Assistant Headteacher in at least two key stages.

Proven track record of contributing to sustained school improvement.

Please see information pack for full details.

Employee benefits

Please see information pack.

More on how to apply

School overview

School type Academy
Education phase Secondary
School size 1503 pupils enrolled
Age range 11 to 19
Ofsted report View Ofsted report
School website Brookvale Groby Learning Campus website (opens in a new window)
Contact email tmalsbury@brookvalegroby.com

About Brookvale Groby Learning Campus

School location

Ratby Road, Leicester, Leicestershire, LE6 0FP