Assistant Head Wanted


Time to rip up the National Curriculum? 

Ground breaking, Award Winning, Dynamic, Expanding Trust.

Do you want a job with REAL purpose?

Do you want a job that is changing society?

Do you want TRUE job satisfaction?

 Salary: L1 - L7

Plus additional paid duties


Chiltern Way Academy is so much more than a school.  It is an innovative and transformational Specialist Academy Trust for students aged 4 – 19. We provide high-quality education, care, therapies and advocacy for the huge range of need that exists across the behaviour spectrum.

We are looking for a talented, dynamic and inspirational leader for our rapidly expanding trust.

We value and promote innovation.


We Offer

  • Generous salary
  • Freedom to explore and implement new impactful initiatives
  • Highly developed and innovative SEN training
  • Professional development and career opportunities
  • A hugely determined, purposeful and supportive team
  • Innovative and rapidly growing organisation
  • Being part of an organisation that influences policy on a national and international scale


  We Want

  • Leaders who are advocates for our young people
  • Courageous innovators
  • Determination with a ‘Never Give Up’ approach
  • Trustworthy, honest and loyal leaders


To find out more about this exciting opportunity please contact:

Gary Regan, Director of Schools, 07887 246 306


Closing date: Monday 20th May 2019 (noon)

Interviews: Thursday 23rd / Friday 24th May 2019


Job description

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Chiltern Way Academy is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Successful candidates are required to undergo an enhanced DBS check.


Any offer of employment with Chiltern Way Academy is subject to verification of ID and qualifications, satisfactory evidence of the right to work in the UK, satisfactory references, health clearance and NCTL and police clearance (where appropriate).


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