The school is a secondary independent school which was awarded specialist media arts college status in 2006. The first priority of the school is the development of every child's academic potential to the fullest
This is a much larger than average secondary school having more than 2000 pupils. The proportions of students eligible for free school meals and from minority ethnic groups are well above those found nationally.
A centre for students on the autistic spectrum has recently been established at the school. The percentage of students with statements special educational needs is below that found nationally. The school has specialist media arts status and shares the facilities of a leisure centre with the local community. The schoolworks in a consortium with three other schools providing sixth form courses.
TimePlan Education Group Limited is an Equal Opportunities Employer. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expect all staff to share this commitment. This post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act (1974) and is subject to a successful Enhanced Disclosure, Barring Service (DBS) check and two professional references.