Vacancy: Aspiring Head of Department for Science

Aspiring Head of Department for Science

Required from September 2021
Salary: MPS or UPS (Fringe pay scale)
TLR to be negotiated

Want to start your journey to becoming a senior leader? If you are ambitious, willing to learn and want to lead, we will support you to become an outstanding leader. This large vibrant department is supportive, successful and focused on delivering excellent outcomes for our young people.  There is a drive to develop leaders across the school and you will be supported to achieve, as a leader, at the highest level.

Winston has a reputation for developing outstanding leaders. Five Winston middle leaders have gained Assistant Headteacher posts in the last four years.

This is an opportunity to create a department which sets the standard across Surrey and Nationally.

  • Up-to-date well-resourced teaching rooms
  • Opportunities to teach the Grammar, Enigma and Aspire streams
  • Focus on Astronomy
  • New facilities including a Planetarium, Library and Recording Studio
  • Excellent training and leadership development programmes

Ofsted 2018 quote:  ‘pupils relish the opportunities to extend their learning’

Further information and an application form are available here. Please feel welcome to visit our school before applying.

Applicants must ensure that they include a statement of application for the post in relation to the job description and person specification, with 2 sides of A4 as a maximum

Applications must be posted or emailed to Mrs R. Zimmerman, the Headteacher’s PA, on

Closing date:      noon, 14th May 2021

Interview date:   to be confirmed   (this school reserves the right to interview promptly should a suitable                                             candidate apply)

This school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.  An enhanced DBS check will be required prior to commencement.