MPS/UPS Plus TLR 1B (£10, 294)
January 2024 or Sooner
Yardley Green Road
Head of SEND Resource Base
MPS/UPS Plus TLR 1B (£10, 294)
Start Date: January 2024 or Sooner
Waverley Education Foundation (WEF) is a Multi Academy Trust, which operates both Waverley School and Waverley Studio College. WEF has over 1900 students on roll across the trust. It develops, brokers and delivers a range of services which support learning and leadership & management and improve outcomes for children and young people.
Waverley School is an all through school for students aged 4-19. It also has a Resource Base for students with cognition and learning difficulties. In its recent Ofsted inspection in September 2021, Waverley School was graded as a ‘Good’ School. The secondary phase of Waverley School has 1174 students including those in the Sixth Form. We have state of the art facilities for learning, teaching and training and a strong staff team that are committed to the learning and development of all our students.
Our core values of Humanity, Equality, Aspiration and Respect support our vision to create a learning community where we work together to achieve excellence in everything we do.
“Pupils have a strong understanding of diversity, respect and tolerance, including for different family lifestyles” – Ofsted 2021
The Head of SEND Resource Base role is a new position designed to add capacity to our leadership of the Resource Base. Our resource base has been incredibly successful in recent years with our students making excellent progress both academically and pastorally. Working closely with the Assistant Principal for SEND, you will have the opportunity to shape the strategic direction of the Resource Base and provide the very best educational experience for our young people.
We believe that this role will appeal to ambitious, talented teacher and middle leader who can bring inspirational leadership for our resource base children and families.
We are looking for someone who will:
· Promote and delivery excellent standards of teaching and learning
· Provide clear leadership of the Resource Base
· Foster positive relationships with students, staff, parents and the local community.
It is a very exciting time to join Waverley School and applications are invited from those who are committed to wanting the best for children and are ambitious to develop their careers as teachers and leaders.
You will need to provide evidence of an outstanding 'track record' to date. You will need to be highly motivated and passionate about making a difference to the lives of young people, with the ability to inspire and motivate staff and students.
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 school application form will be accepted.
Waverley Education Foundation is committed to the protection and safety of its students.
We welcome informal visits to the school where tours will be undertaken by a senior member of staff.
Closing date: Monday16th October 2023