Location : Hull
Salary : up to £42,000
Are you passionate about education? Do you want to work in a school that makes a positive, lasting difference to children’s lives?
Compass Community Schools are looking for a Head of School to join one of our progressive independent schools in Hull.
Who Are We?
Hull School belongs to a passionate, well-respected, growing family of Compass Community Schools. Located throughout the country, Compass Community Schools provide high-quality, therapeutic, child-centred education for boys aged between 11-17 years.
Our pupils come from a variety of different backgrounds and life experiences. Many of our pupils have suffered significant trauma during their childhood and have a range of SEMH and SEND needs as a result. At Compass Community Schools, we offer our pupils a personalised, therapeutic approach to their education, supporting them in overcoming barriers and achieving the best possible outcomes – regardless of their starting points.
Compass Community Schools embrace diversity and work hard to cultivate a safe and inclusive learning environment in which everyone is treated with respect. Our schools are dedicated to transforming the lives of our pupils, and we celebrate all achievements – no matter how big or small. We understand that the road to success is sometimes a long one but are committed to giving every child the quality education they deserve, and we are very proud of what we do.
The Role of Head of School
We know that the way in which the Head of School leads our school will define its outcomes, successes, and character. That’s why we’re looking for a passionate, committed individual who shares our vision and can embody our ethos in all areas of education.
As Head of School at Hull, you’ll be responsible for coordinating the delivery of a holistic curriculum that places our pupils needs at the centre of their learning. You’ll work closely with a range of industry professionals, managing your team of staff and delivering clear, authentic leadership that will inspire, engage, and influence real change within your school.
The ideal candidate will:
Why Work for Compass Community Schools?
As a trauma informed organisation, all our staff are provided with extensive therapeutic training and support. As a Head of School with Compass Community Schools, you’ll be part of a passionate team of professionals, benefitting from:
The recruitment process aims to create and maintain a safe workforce and contains robust vetting procedures. The successful applicants will be appointed subject to references and enhanced DBS check. To be successful in your application you will be subject to a rigorous safer recruitment process and must adhere to a strict code of conduct regarding your behaviour at all times.
Safeguarding our children and young people is out top priority. We are proud to promote a safeguarding culture within our schools and expect all those working in our schools to share this commitment.