Deadline is today

  • Application deadline

    20 October 2021 at 5:00pm

  • Date listed

    7 October 2021

Job details

Job role
Working pattern
Full time
Contract type
Main Payscale

Job summary

Due to the rapid improvements that have occurred at Bloxwich Academy, resulting in oversubscribed intake in all year groups, we are seeking to appoint an outstanding leader to join our expanding SEN team. If you have a desire to make a difference to children’s lives, then Bloxwich Academy could certainly be the place for you.

The Academy is now seeking someone to lead and manage the Academy’s SEN strategy; someone who can deliver first class provision with the aim of improving outcomes for children with special educational needs. This person will be a dynamic leader who aspires to make a difference to those who have barriers to their education and learning. The success of the school since joining Matrix Academy Trust, has seen pupil progress scores soar, becoming the most improved school in the country and one of the highest in Walsall and we now wish to drive this improvement further for our children with SEND. Experience preferred but not essential.

We are looking for someone who:

• Is a good or outstanding classroom practitioner with a good understanding of how children learn.
• Has a proven track record of raising attainment through their teaching and learning, making a positive impact within and beyond their own classroom.
• Has a passion to make a difference in pupils’ lives.
• Demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills and the ability to motivate and inspire pupils and support colleagues.
• Has a commitment to school improvement.
• Has good organisational skills and is effective with time.

We will offer you:

• Excellent pupil behaviour.
• Happy and enthusiastic children who enjoy school.
• A caring and inclusive school with supportive, enthusiastic, and dedicated colleagues, governors and parents.
• Supportive Senior Leadership Teams, committed to providing quality continuing professional development and support.
• A positive and innovative learning environment.
• All teachers receive tailored Teacher Development to secure outstanding teaching and develop leadership skills.

Additional allowances

TLR 2B (£4,785)

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School overview

School type
Academy, ages 3 to 19
Education phase
Primary, Middle, Secondary, 16-19
School size
1326 pupils enrolled
Age range
3 to 19

About Bloxwich Academy

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School location

Leamore Lane, Walsall, West Midlands, WS2 7NR

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