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  • Salary:

    Director of Learning – Primary ​​​​​​​

  • Location:

    Waverley School

  • Contract:

    Permanent

  • Start Date:

    September 2022

Ms Satnam Dosanjh

Director of Learning – Primary

Leadership L6 – L10 Pay Scale (£47,735 - £52,723)

September 2022

We are a Humanities Specialist College which became an all through school in September 2012.  We achieved IIP Gold in December 2013 and have also been awarded Teaching School Status.  At Waverley we try to create an environment which allows everyone to develop mutual respect for each other and a respect for learning. 

Waverley School is a friendly and welcoming all through school for pupils ages 4 -19, with a resource base for pupils with cognitive and learning difficulties.  Our school community benefits greatly from our new, landmark award winning buildings that provide everyone with state of the art facilities for learning, teaching and training.  At Waverley School we promote a culture of ‘Learning Through Diversity’.  We are a forward thinking school with the highest of ambitions for all our pupils. 

 

The ideal candidate will have an excellent track record of teaching and student progress within a successful primary school and ideally previous leadership experience of a Primary phase.   They will be expected to provide outstanding lessons to ensure excellence and achievement for all learners, with a true commitment to raising standards.   You will need to have experience of using a variety of approaches to continually enhance teaching and learning of science throughout the school across the full age and ability range.   You will also need to have excellent communication skills and the ability to forge strong working relationships within the Primary team and the Trust as a whole. We are looking for someone with the skills, abilities and drive to lead and direct team and make a real difference to the Primary Phase.

 

In return we can offer you:

  • A unique opportunity to be a part of an ambitious ‘through school’ with an inclusive ethos.
  • Fantastic children who are a delight to teach and who enjoy learning.
  • A supportive working environment with a range of opportunities for professional development.

 

The successful candidate will need to meet the requirements of the person specification in order to be offered the post and will be subject to an enhanced DBS check.

We welcome applications regardless of age, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity or religion. Only applications submitted on the schools application form will be accepted.

Waverley School is committed to the protection and safety of its students.