Westbridge Primary School, South West London

Apply by:
Monday 20th March 2017 (12 noon)

Lesson observation (in candidate’s current school):
Wednesday 22nd March 2017

Interview:
Monday 27th March 2017

Job start:
1st September 2017

Salary:
Leadership Scale L4 – L11

Location:
SW London (Wandsworth)

Contract type:
Full-time

Contract term:
Permanent

The children of Westbridge deserve an Assistant Headteacher who is a CHAMPION! Do you have what it takes to be a CHAMPION? If so, climb on board the Westbridge Bus, as we are going on an exciting adventure!

Westbridge Primary School is an inclusive one form entry school in Battersea that has high aspirations and ambitions for its future. Westbridge has been on an exciting and rapid journey of school improvement and became an academy school sponsored by Chapel St Schools Trust on 1 April 2014.
We are seeking to appoint an outstanding Assistant Headteacher (the area of responsibility is dependent on the strengths within the team) to join our fantastic team and help make our vision of excellence for all a reality.

We want a brilliant leader who is passionate about the opportunity to make a real difference in the lives of our pupils, ensuring that each child leaves Westbridge with the highest standards, a love of learning and a set of moral values that will enable them to make a positive contribution to society.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be an outstanding practitioner, who consistently meets and exceeds all Teachers’ Standards
  • Have a proven track record of raising achievement
  • Have a commitment to innovation and continuing professional development
  • Possess energy, enthusiasm and a positive, professional attitude
  • Have strong interpersonal skills, the ability to work as part of a team and be proactive in contributing to the distinct ethos of the school which embraces grace, love and fellowship and the 4Ps

We can offer you:

  • Wonderful pupils who are eager to learn
  • A positive school ethos and culture that values individuals and celebrates success
  • Supportive colleagues
  • A leadership team that is committed to continuing professional development
  • A staff well-being programme
  • An opportunity to be a CHAMPION and make a real difference in the lives of our pupils, families and the community.

Come on board the Westbridge Bus and join our dedicated team and wonderful pupils.
Visits to the school are warmly welcomed and an application and further details can be obtained by contacting Ms. Josie Hendricks (Senior Administration Officer) on 0207 228 1293 or email info@westbridge.wandsworth.sch.uk

We are committed to equality, safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people. We expect all staff to share this commitment and to undergo appropriate checks, including enhanced DBS checks.

If you have a disability and require any reasonable adjustments that will enable you to apply for this position, please let us know.