Ysgol Nantgwyn is a 3-16 English medium school in in the heart of the Rhondda Valley. The school provides excellent educational and wider life experiences for children on a newly redeveloped site in Penygraig. The school opened in September 2018 and we gone from strength to strength, celebrating very strong results at the end of its first year.
After the successful promotion of one of its two Deputy Headteachers to Headship, the Headteacher and Governors are inviting applications from successful and courageous leaders who wish to join the school during its developmental stages. This is outstanding opportunity for an aspirational leader
Our school is not a large primary and secondary school on one site, but a truly inclusive 3-16 school, which embraces the best of innovative and high impact practice from across the globe to ensure the success and happiness of all our children. We are driven to achieve the very best for all of our pupils and have an in-depth understanding of what we need to do to improve to make this happen, reading, oracy and resilience are all key features within our development plan.
The posts encompass the needs of the whole school and applicants will need to be fully committed to our vision and have the commitment, integrity, energy, innovation and tenacity to be a key driver in a ‘brave new world’.
Applications are invited from leaders who are dedicated and have a proven track record of positive impact in their careers and who are devoted to playing an integral role in the creation and development of a school that will support achievement and success for all children.
If you are driven, engaged and passionate about laying the foundations for the economic, social and community development of the area in which we serve we warmly welcome an application from you.
The application pack which you can download outlines further information about the post and application process.
Closing Date Monday 18th November 2019
Interviews scheduled for the week beginning 25th November 2019
Start date of Spring or Summer term, to be negotiated with the successful candidate
NOR: 1,045 students
THE SUCCESSFUL APPLICANT WILL BE SUBJECT TO AN ENHANCED DBS CHECK.
Ysgol Nantgwyn is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.We particularly welcome applications from under represented groups including ethnicity, gender, transgender, age, disability, sexual orientation or religion.