CURRENT VACANCIES

 

Lindsworth School, Monyhull Hall Road, Kings Norton, Birmingham, B30 3QA

Tel: 0121 693 5363

 

Assistant Headteacher

Responsible for Quality of Education - Teaching, Learning and Assessment

 

Salary:  LAH12-LAH16

 

Required for 1 September 2021 (or earlier)

 

The Governing Body of Lindsworth School is seeking to appoint an innovative Assistant Headteacher who will be responsible for the quality of education and will lead on teaching, learning and assessment. We are looking for a candidate who is committed to further developing their leadership and management skills and is committed to improving outcomes for disadvantaged pupils. We work closely with all stakeholders to further expand and improve the offer for pupils who have a wide range of complex social, emotional and mental health needs. 

 

We are looking for an outstanding candidate who will:

 

  • Be an inspirational leader who can shape and deliver our strategy.
  • Continue to build upon the strong foundations the school has already established. 
  • Has a proven track record in outstanding teaching and learning.
  • Monitor, analyse and effectively use assessment data to positively impact on pupil outcomes.
  • Has the passion to raise the level of achievement and outcomes for all our pupils.
  • Be robust in meeting the challenges of a changing educational landscape and increasingly complex needs.
  • Build strong relationships with all our stakeholders.
  • Be responsible for a cohort of the most vulnerable pupils across the school.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a forward thinking pro-active team committed to further improving outcomes for very vulnerable young people.

 

As a school we are firmly committed to developing the talents and potential of all our staff and place great emphasis on their wellbeing.  We are focused on, and committed to, making rapid progress towards delivering an outstanding provision and are looking to appoint staff who have high expectations of themselves and pupils.

 

Lindsworth School is a mixed day/residential special school meeting the needs of 131 pupils from Year 5 to Year 11 who have been assessed as having social, emotional and mental health difficulties. Many of the pupils have medical diagnoses including ADHD, ASC, PTSD, PDA, ODD and Attachment Disorder. They have also experienced significant disruption to their education due to multiple school moves, fixed term and permanent exclusions and long periods of part-time or no placement in a school.

 

This is a school where you can make a real and lasting difference to the young people in our care. We are highly ambitious to provide our pupils with the best education and preparation for a happy and successful life in the adult world.

 

Further details and application forms are available online at www.lindsworth.co.uk.

Candidates are expected to make an informal visit prior to submitting an application.  We have provisionally allocated two days:

 

Friday, 7th May 2021 at 9.30am

Thursday, 13th May 2021 at 2.00pm

 

Please contact Vanessa Wilson on 0121 693 5371 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange an appointment.

 

Closing Date: Monday, 17th May 2021 at 12.30pm

 

Please return your application form to:

V Wilson, Lindsworth School, Monyhull Hall Road, Kings Norton, Birmingham B30 3QA

or via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

APPLICATION PACK [ HERE ]

 

Shortlisting: Tuesday, 18th May 2021

Interviews: Tuesday, 25th May 2021

 

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to all necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Prohibition check; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.  This post is covered by Part 7 of the Immigration Act (2016) and therefore the ability to speak fluent spoken English is an essential requirement for the role.

 

 

TEACHING STAFF VACANCIES

 

Teacher of Science (x2)

 

Salary:  MPS/UPS + SEN Allowance

 

Required for September 2021

 

The Governing Body of Lindsworth School is seeking to appoint two teachers of Science. 

 

This is an exciting opportunity to be part of a forward thinking pro-active team committed to further improving outcomes for very vulnerable young people.

As a school we are firmly committed to developing the talents and potential of all our staff and place great emphasis on their wellbeing.  We are focused on, and committed to, making rapid progress towards delivering an outstanding provision and are looking to appoint staff who:

 

  • have high expectations of themselves and pupils
  • can build strong positive, professional relationships with all our stakeholders
  • can motivate and enthuse pupils who may be reluctant to engage

Lindsworth School is a mixed day/residential special school meeting the needs of 131 pupils from Year 5 to Year 11 who have been assessed as having social, emotional and mental health difficulties. Many of the pupils have medical diagnoses including ADHD, ASC, PTSD, PDA, ODD and Attachment Disorder. They have also experienced significant disruption to their education due to multiple school moves, fixed term and permanent exclusions and long periods of part-time or no placement in a school.

 

This is a school where you can make a real and lasting difference to the young people in our care. We are highly ambitious to provide our pupils with the best education and preparation for a happy and successful life in the adult world.

 

Candidates are expected to make an informal visit prior to submitting an application.  We have provisionally allocated two days:

 

Friday, 14th May 2021 at 1.15pm and

Wednesday, 19th May 2021 at 9.30am

 

Please contact Vanessa Wilson on 0121 693 5371 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. to arrange an appointment.

 

Closing Date: Monday, 24th May 2021 at 12.30pm

 

Please return your application form to:

V Wilson, Lindsworth School, Monyhull Hall Road, Kings Norton, Birmingham B30 3QA

or via email to This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

 

Shortlisting: Monday, 24th May 2021

Interviews: Thursday, 27th May 2021

 

APPLICATION PACK [ HERE ]

 

 

SUPPORT STAFF VACANCIES

 

NONE