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Expires: 20/01/2023
  • Salary:

    L18 – L22 (£67 351 - £74 283)

  • Location:

    Waverley School

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Waverley School

Yardley Green Road

Bordesley Green


B9 5QA


Vice Principal (Secondary Phase)

Student Learning and Wellbeing

L18 – L22 (£67 351 - £74 283)


Start Date: 1 April 2023


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


Following the retirement of the current Vice Principal, the Board of Trustees are seeking to appoint an inspirational and dynamic leader to the position of Vice Principal of the Secondary Phase of the School to lead on Student Learning and Wellbeing.


We believe that this role will appeal to ambitious, talented senior leaders who can bring inspirational leadership to foster an exceptional learning environment.

We are looking for someone who will:

  • Provide strong, focused and professional leadership.
  • Foster positive relationships with students, staff, parents and the local community.
  • Promote excellent standards of teaching and positive attitudes to learning.
  • Ensure a continued rise in academic achievement.
  • Manage and implement pastoral systems and initiatives.
  • Prioritise the wellbeing of students and staff.
  • Uphold the inclusive principles that are integral to our ethos.


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 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.

For further details or to arrange an informal visit to see the school please call our HR team on 0121 566 6607. 


Closing date: Friday 20 January 2023 at 10.00am