Salary - PHS Management Scale 13 - 18
Contract Type - Full Time
Contract Term - Permanent
Job Start - ASAP 2020
Closing Date - Open to new applicants until 01/12/2019
Park House School is an Independent Specialist Day School for children and young people who have special educational needs. These needs relate to the social interaction and communication difficulties of the children and are those typically found in children with an Autistic Spectrum Disorder. The children may, additionally, have behavioural and/or specific learning difficulties.
We seek to appoint a Principal, who is an exceptional educational practitioner, with the vision, drive and an innovative approach to lead this vibrant school, where children can flourish and develop life-long learning skills.
The school employs around 40 members of staff and provides neighbouring Education Authorities with an all-in service for up to 21 pupils between 6 and 19 years.
The Principal is responsible and accountable to a Development Group (which comprises the Directors and a Board of Critical Friends) in helping to innovatively lead the school forward; for the day-to-day running of the school, with the help of the Head of Business and the Head of Therapy, in ensuring the strategies agreed at Development Group level are implemented sympathetically but robustly by all staff.
Park House School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Any offer of employment will be subject to receipt of a satisfactory DBS Disclosure form.
For an application form and person specification please contact Beth Rich (Director - Education) via email by clicking the button below.