Director of Education | Ambitious about Autism
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Director of Education

Competitive six figure package
Based in the Pears National Centre for Autism Education, Muswell Hill, London
Full Time

Are you a visionary leader in education services, looking for a fresh challenge? Are you passionate about having an impact on the lives of children & young people with autism?

Ambitious about Autism is the national charity for children and young people with autism. We are driven by our mission to make the ordinary possible for children and young people with autism and improve their life chances.

We continue to build our education services, which include our TreeHouse School, (an outstanding, non-maintained special school for children and young people with autism), the Rise School (developed as part of our multi-academy trust) and Ambitious College, (London’s only autism - specific registered day college serving young people with complex autism). Our services are underpinned by our national work to improve understanding, policy and practice in autism education.

This is an exceptional opportunity for a focused, determined and proven strategic leader. You will be instrumental in bringing strategic direction to all our educational services and you will be an integral member of the Executive Leadership Team (ELT), working collaboratively with the Chief Executive, Executive Leaders, Trustees and Governors in shaping the future of Ambitious about Autism.

Be extraordinary and join us in making the ordinary possible for young people.

For further details, please see the attached recruitment pack.

PDF icon Director of Education Recruitment Pack.pdf

If you wish to have an informal discussion about this opportunity, please contact:  Penny Wood on 07967621093 E:  

To apply please submit a CV and supporting statement to stating why you are interested in this role and how your knowledge, skills and experience meet the requirements.

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