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Principal

  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/22/200242
  • Published: Tue 14/06/2022, 17:33 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 04/07/2022, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: Leadership Scale L37 – L43 £105,509 - £120,513
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Highams Park School, 34 Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, London, Waltham Forest

January 2023 start

Salary: Leadership Scale L37-L43 (Currently) - £105,509 - £120,513

This is an incredibly unique opportunity to lead a local school during the next stage of its development as it moves into new state of the art buildings.  Highams Park is a well-respected, successful and popular 11-18 fully comprehensive single Academy Trust (1500 on roll). The forward thinking and supportive Board of Trustees are now seeking to appoint an experienced, highly motivated and collaborative leader.  They must be committed to ensuring students and staff have the opportunity to achieve their personal best both educationally and morally.

We want a “can do” Principal for our school, who:

  • has the ability to balance the expectations of the highest educational standards with a determination to continually develop learning for students, staff and the local community.
  • consistently models support and respect for others and provides opportunities for students to develop their own spiritual and moral capacities alongside an appreciation of their own and other cultures.
  • champions a cheerful, fair, honest and hard- working ethos where all members of the community are supported to enable them to play an active role in a caring, safe, thriving and healthy community.
  • has a proven record as a resilient, creative, successful and strategic senior leader with excellent interpersonal skills, adept at communicating confidently to a range of audiences.
  • embodies the school’s core values and continues to strive to fulfil our vision ‘Success through our Endeavours’.

 Please email the HR Manager, Mrs Sharon Croft via scroft@highamsparkschool.co.uk  or go to our website www.highamsparkschool.co.uk for further information.

 Please complete our application form which can be downloaded from our website and return to the PA to the Principal, Mrs Gina Deen at gdeen@highamsparkschool.co.uk  by Monday, 4th July 2022 at 4pm. Interviews will be held on Tuesday, 12th July 2022 and Wednesday, 13th July 2022.  The school community welcomes you to make a pre-application visit.  If you wish to make an informal visit to the school, please contact Mrs Deen on her direct line 0208 501 9434 or via her email.

 Safeguarding children

We are committed to the safeguarding of our students through our recruitment and school practices; all jobs are subject to an Enhanced Disclosure and Barring Service check.

The Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) helps employers make safer recruitment decisions and prevent unsuitable people from working with vulnerable groups, including children.

Downloads

  • Safer Recruitment Statement
  • Equal Opportunities Policy Statement and Equality Act 2010 guidance
  • Chair of Trustee Letter
  • JD
  • PS
  • Information to Candidates
  • Application Form

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  • Employer: London Borough Of Waltham Forest
  • Reference: SCH/22/200242
  • Published: Tue 14/06/2022, 17:33 PM
  • Closing on: Mon 04/07/2022, 16:00 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: To be confirmed
  • Salary: Leadership Scale L37 – L43 £105,509 - £120,513
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Highams Park School, 34 Handsworth Avenue, Highams Park, London, Waltham Forest

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