Biddick Academy - Assistant Headteacher

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12/04/2021 11:00
£56,721 - £62,570
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Schools - Teaching
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Biddick Academy
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Closing date:
12 Apr
Further Information

11-16 Mixed Comprehensive
1110 on roll
Headteacher: Miss K Morris
Required for 1st September 2021
Assistant Headteacher (two posts)
Salary – L13 – L17
All staff at Biddick Academy are committed and passionate about embedding an ethos of high expectations, pastoral care and excellence for all. We want the best for every student and this is reflected in our curriculum values: curiosity, resilience, aspiration and readiness. These values extend to our diverse enrichment programme. Biddick Academy is heavily oversubscribed and has a strong reputation in the local community.
We are seeking to appoint two Assistant Headteachers to join the dynamic and ambitious Senior Leadership Team. This is an exceptional opportunity for a motivated, inspirational teacher and creative leader who is passionate about outstanding education. You will be an integral part of the Senior Leadership Team, providing a high level of strategic direction for the Academy and impacting significantly on the future direction and outcomes of the Academy.
We are looking for talented individuals who want to be a part of transforming education at Biddick Academy and helping to create an exceptional place of learning. The specific responsibilities of the role are open and are dependent on the successful candidates.
The successful candidates will be an experienced, motivated and passionate leaders who will have the tenacity to turn ideas into reality, who can inspire other leaders and staff to grow and develop to be the best they can be. You should therefore have demonstrable experience in improving the quality of provision in an area you have led, in either a middle or senior leadership role (at least 2 years), along with a desire and determination to improve the educational experience of all pupils and who is looking for a challenge and rapid growth and development.
We place professional development at the heart of school culture, with bespoke leadership CPD packages, the successful candidates will have our full support in their ongoing career development.
If you think you have the passion, energy and drive to help us to move to the next stage in our development, we look forward to hearing from you.
Please contact Mrs Karen Southwick, PA to the Headteacher to arrange a visit or to have an informal discussion regarding the role. You can contact Mrs Southwick on -
southwick.k@biddickacademy.com or 0191 5111600, ext 5014
To apply, please complete an application form and return to Mrs K Southwick at the email address above.
Biddick Academy is committed to the safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect that all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to an enhanced DBS check before taking up the post, along with pre-employment safeguarding checks
Closing Date: Monday 12th April, 11:00am
Interviews: 22nd and 23rd April