Assistant Headteacher: Director of Sixth Form

The Boswells School, Chelmsford

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Job Ref No. ECC5416-162L Position Type: Assistant Headteacher Pay Range: L12-L16
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 22/05/2019 Midday Date of Interviews: Friday 24th May 2019  

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Assistant Headteacher: Director of Sixth Form

Leadership Scale L12-L16

Required for start in September 2019

The Boswells School is looking to appoint an inspiring leader with enthusiasm and commitment to grow and further develop our successful Sixth Form as well as to contribute to our programme of whole school improvement as part of the wider responsibilities of being part of a successful Leadership Team.

The school performed exceptionally well in our A Level examinations last summer with over 68% of all grades achieved at A*-B and a progress score of 0.23. Our Applied General qualifications progress score was 1.22. We are very proud of the superb levels of attainment that our students achieve in our Sixth Form, which make Boswells one of the highest achieving Sixth Forms in Essex.

Beyond the Sixth Form the successful candidate will have oversight of the school's careers provision and house system.

This is a unique opportunity for a highly motivated colleague to develop their career.

The school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. The appointment will be subject to an enhanced DBS check. Application forms are available from Ms Georgina Travers,, Tel: 01245 264451.

The deadline for applications is midday on Wednesday 22nd May 2019 and interviews will take place on Friday 24th May 2019.

Information about the School

The Boswells School is a large 11-18 secondary school that serves the area of north Chelmsford. The school is an extremely popular, over-subscribed convertor academy that enjoys an excellent reputation in the local and wider community. We were graded ‘Good’ in every area by OFSTED in February 2017 and are working towards our goal of becoming a truly great school.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Contact Information

Maria Williams
The Boswells School
Burnham Road, Chelmsford
Essex, CM1 6LY
Telephone: 01245 264451 EXT 384