Vacancy-Assistant Headteacher with responsibility for English and Literacy Standards across the Trust (Secondary phase)

 

Assistant Headteacher

With responsibility for English and Literacy Standards across the Trust(Secondary Phase) 

  • Salary: L10 to L16
  • Required: Easter or September 2020
  • Closing Date:  12noon on Friday 31st January
  • Shortlisting: Monday 3rd/Tuesday 4th February
  • Interviews: Monday 10th February

Wingfield Academy working in partnership with New Collaborative Learning Trust is seeking to appoint an Assistant Headteacher who will be based at Wingfield Academy, with responsibility for English and literacy standards across the secondary arm of the Trust as it develops. This is a unique opportunity to impact on student outcomes, not only within Wingfield Academy in the first instance, but to co-ordinate and lead improvement across Trust secondary academies when they develop. The role will be underpinned by a passion to take a key role in developing literacy and reading as well as playing a significant role within the development of learning and teaching at Wingfield Academy.   

The successful candidate will be experienced and will be able to demonstrate a strong track record of raising standards in English for the last 3 years. The successful candidate must be an excellent practitioner, able to lead by example, inspire others and have the experience of leading a team of people.

This is an exceptional opportunity and will support the aim of the Academy to develop its secondary school improvement offer. Wingfield Academy, where the role will be based, has delivered the third consecutive year of remarkable examination results, placing it once again as the second highest performing school in Rotherham and in the top 7% nationally for progress. The academy is growing in popularity following its success and is looking to expand and develop, attracting the best people to work alongside the already committed staff to continue their journey towards outstanding. It is anticipated that Wingfield Academy will be the first secondary school to join the highly successful post 16 MAT, New Collaborative Learning Trust at Easter 2020, and in doing so will lead the development of the secondary arm.

This is an extremely rare and exciting opportunity for the right candidate to take up a leading role at one of the highest performing schools in South Yorkshire, judged as a ‘Good’ school by Ofsted in 2017.

The Academy will offer:

  • A ‘child centred, progress focussed’ school ethos.
  • A school with a well-established culture of hard work and high expectations
  • A welcoming and supportive community
  • A cohort of students with high standards of behaviour and a willingness to learn.
  • The opportunity to work with a passionate and hardworking team of staff.
  • Opportunities to develop the skills and qualities to become a Headteacher in the future.
  • A commitment to support continued professional development through the teaching school alliance
  • A supportive loyal and committed Leadership team and Trust Board with a clear vision of raising standards of teaching and learning and positive behaviour.

If this sounds like a place for you then why not join our dynamic team as Assistant Headteacher and be part of the driving force to ensure we become outstanding and the number one choice for parents in the locality.

All applications must be on the Wingfield Academy application form. In your application you are invited to write a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 which outline how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the job description criteria.

Informal discussions about the role with the Headteacher and a visit to the Academy are warmly welcomed.  Please contact the Headteacher’s PA; Amanda Cook on 01709 513002

Applications should be emailed to office@wingfieldacademy.org

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Vacancy: Associate Senior Leader: English

Associate Senior Leader: English

  • Salary: L6 to L10
  • Required: Easter or September 2020
  • Closing Date: 12noon on Friday 31st January
  • Shortlisting: Monday 3rd/Tuesday 4th February
  • Interviews: Tuesday 11th February

Are you looking for an exciting career opportunity that involves leading the English faculty towards outstanding?

 Do you aspire to becoming an Assistant/Deputy Headteacher in the next two years?

 2019 marked another fantastic year at Wingfield Academy. It delivered the third consecutive year of remarkable examination results, placing it once again as the second highest performing school in Rotherham and in the top 7% nationally for progress.  It is anticipated that in 2020 Wingfield Academy will be the first secondary school to join the highly successful post 16 MAT, New Collaborative Learning Trust and in doing so it will lead the development of the secondary arm. This is a very exciting time for the Academy.

This extremely rare opportunity to take up a senior role within this amazing Academy gives the successful candidate the chance to join a supportive leadership team, committed and hardworking staff on their journey towards outstanding.

Wingfield Academy is looking for a passionate, inspirational and committed Associate Senior Leader(English) who will:

  • Strategically lead the direction and development of English to ensure outcomes continue to be above the national average.
  • Take up an area of whole school improvement, literacy and student’s vocabulary
  • Be an outstanding classroom practitioner
  • Lead by example
  • Demand the highest expectations and standards in all aspects of school life.
  • Able to lead on the implementation of evidenced based research across the Academy.
  • Demonstrate impact, creativity and high levels of personal integrity.
  • Be uncompromising in their pursuit of the best outcomes for young people.

In return we can offer you: 

  • A ‘child centred, progress focussed’ school ethos.
  • A school with a well-established culture of hard work and high expectations
  • A welcoming and supportive community
  • The opportunity to work with a passionate and hardworking team of staff.
  • Opportunities to develop the skills and qualities to become an Assistant/Deputy Headteacher in the future.
  • An excellent CPD package, including a further comprehensive programme of professional development provided through the New Collaborative Teaching School Alliance.
  • A supportive loyal and committed Leadership team and Trust Board with a clear vision of raising standards of teaching and learning and positive behaviour.
  • A cohort of students with high standards of behaviour and a willingness to learn.

If this sounds like a place for you then why not join our dynamic team as Associate senior leader (English) and be part of the driving force to ensure we become outstanding and the number one choice for parents in the locality.

All applications must be on the Wingfield Academy application form. In your application you are invited to write a supporting statement of no more than two sides of A4 which outline how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the job description criteria.

Informal discussions about the role and a visit to the Academy are warmly welcomed.  Please contact the Headteacher’s PA; Amanda Cook on 01709 513002 to make an appointment to visit.

Applications should be emailed to office@wingfieldacademy.org

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Y10 Parents Evening

 

Bookings Open Monday

Y10 Parents Evening to be held on Thursday 30th January 2020 from 4.30pm until 7pm.

Please note that your child will no longer be making appointments with their teachers.  In order for appointments to made you will need to log into MCAS either via the App or the website (www.mychildatschool.com).

If you have not yet logged into MCAS and require any support, please contact the academy.

If you are unable to attend and you wish to gain any further clarification please contact Miss Trezise and/or subject team leaders who will be happy to help

 

Your Online Box Office

 

 

 

 

 

 

As you are aware Wingfield Academy is now a Cashless Academy

To make booking tickets for Academy productions/events quick and easy we are pleased to introduce Your Box Office a online ticket system.

Just like any theatre Box Office you can:

· Choose your performance
· Specify number of Adult and Child tickets
· Payment linked to Parent Pay at checkout

You will then receive an e-ticket via email that you can print out at home.

To make a booking please visit www.yourboxoffice.co.uk and search for Wingfield Academy and select the name of the production or event.

You will need to create an account on Your Box Office to make a booking

We are unable to accept cash or telephone bookings. Tickets will not be on sale on the door. Any questions regarding Your Box Office please contact Mr Foster