Headteacher Riversides School, Worcester, Worcestershire

Job description

We are looking for an exceptional leader to take this school forward into the next decade. Riversides School is a 70 place school for children and young people with a educational, health and care plan for social, emotional and mental health needs (SEMH) aged 7 – 16, located over two sites in Worcester.
We are currently under an Executive Head model with Kingfisher School but strongly believe that we need a Head Teacher in both schools. We are now looking for an experienced headteacher who would be able to take the school forward and working with the outgoing Executive Head cement the excellent practice already in place and enhance the School Improvement Committee in the Trust.
Riversides School is part of Advance Trust, a Multi Academy Trust of specialist and alternative provision in Worcestershire. Advance Trust believes that everyone deserves the best possible opportunities in their formative years and we work together collaboratively to ensure every young person achieves their personal goals and potential. We believe that we can become the catalyst for social change and work with our communities and families to ensure the best learning conditions for all of our young people.
The new Headteacher would ideally be in place from April 2020. The Headteacher will work closely with the Local Governing Body, Advance Trust’s Executive Principal, and other Head Teachers within Advance Trust to continue to provide outstanding provision for children and families.

Essential educational requirements

Qualified Teacher Status
Evidence of continuing and relevant professional development in school leadership and management

Essential qualifications

Qualified Teacher Status
Evidence of continuing and relevant professional development in school leadership and management

Essential skills and experience

See full Person Specification in Candidate Information Pack

Employee benefits

Please visit the Careers page on www.advancetrust.org where you will find a link to find out more about the role as well as the Candidate Information Pack and Application Form.


About Riversides School

Address
Thorneloe Road, Worcester, Worcestershire, WR1 3HZ
Phase
Not Applicable
Type
Academy
Website
Riversides School website (opens in a new window)