Thank you for your interest in Fir Vale School. I hope that you find the information on the website helpful in providing an insight into working in our school and giving you a sense of what Fir Vale School is about. We have established a very happy community here and provide an immense amount of support and opportunities for our staff, students and their families.
We are a very successful school with a recent ‘Good’ with outstanding features Ofsted grading and three continual years of some of the highest ‘Progress 8’ scores in the city, our English 3LP was also the third highest in the city. We are passionate about the learning and achievement for all of our students and aim to offer a challenging safe and supportive environment for students and staff alike.
We encourage our students to aspire to be the best they can be and a very high percentage of them go on to 6th form and university. Many of our students pursue careers in Science and our Science results are usually above national.
Fir Vale School is a unique school in a challenging context the professionals who choose to work here want to do the best for our young people, they are a very positive and happy team and work to support each other in any way they can. This is a great place to work.
My staff are inspiring and innovative professionals whose commitment and dedication to our community is evident throughout the school and beyond and they are very appreciative of our absolute zero tolerance to poor behaviour and our prominent ‘Respect’ agenda. If you are considering applying for a post at Fir Vale School, I would recommend that you try and visit us to show how special and unique our school truly is. I look forward to hearing from you.