We are looking for a visionary educational leader to help steer our school in its next phase of development, focusing on a clear and compelling vision.

This is an exceptional opportunity for an intuitive and deep-thinking individual to shape the education of the next generation and contribute to their successes.

About the Position and You

Contract Type: Full-time, permanent

Salary: Dependent on experience

Start Date: September 2024

Application closing date: 20 May 2024

Interview dates:

Initial online interviews for successful candidates will be held between:

  • 23 and 29 May 2024

Those selected for second interviews will have the opportunity at Beechwood from:

  • 10 June 2024

Key Responsibilities:

You will be responsible for:

  • Providing strategic leadership to the school, ensuring the implementation and growth and development of our curriculum.
  • Overseeing the academic and pastoral development of students, ensuring a holistic approach to education.
  • Developing strong relationships with students, parents and the wider educational community, promoting open communication and partnership in education.
  • Leading and inspiring a team of dedicated educators, promoting professional growth, collaboration and the sharing of best practices.

What Are We Looking For?

We are looking for a Headteacher who has:

  • Successfully led a school, either through Headship or significant time as a senior leader.
  • Willingness to extend personal and professional development.
  • Ability to lead and provide a clear vision.
  • Sufficient commitment and energy to understand all facets of the school (and where necessary, the commitment to ‘roll up your sleeves and DO’).
  • Ambition and vision for school development – a drive to perfection.
  • A passion for providing an outstanding education to every student.

Why Choose Beechwood School?

  • Accommodation (providing on-site residence).
  • Competitive salary.
  • Bursary for dependent children.
  • Supportive SLT and colleagues.
  • Heritage and tradition.
  • Academic excellence.
  • A hard-working and friendly staff team with a shared desire to be the best they can be.
  • A supportive Governing Body.
  • Wellness Programme.
  • Life Assurance.
  • Beautiful grounds.

To find out more about this role, please read our Headteacher Candidate Information Pack

If this role aligns with your skill set, experience and career aspirations, we encourage you to apply.

How to Apply

To apply for this role, please fill out our Application Form and return this to recruitment@alphaschools.co.uk along with your CV.

Please also fill out our form below and a member of our Recruitment Team will be in contact with you shortly.

We look forward to welcoming you to our Beechwood family!

Beechwood School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. Applicants for ALL jobs will undergo appropriate child-protection screening including checks with past employers and the Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS) check to enhanced level, with costs covered by the company. This role is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and the Amendments to the Exceptions Order 1975, 2013 and 2020.