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Deputy Headteacher - SEN

  • Deputy Headteacher - Post
  •  Location - Lambeth, London
  •  Salary - £60701 - £66114 per annum
  •  Date Posted - 04/08/2022

We are currently recruiting for a Deputy Headteacher for an ambitious SEN School in Lambeth. You will be apart of an exciting new project with the School converting to an academy in September 2022.

It is a lovely School located in Lambeth who cater to students aged 11-19 with a variety of special needs. There are great facilities on site such as a hydrotherapy pool, large gym with equipment, sensory rooms and arts and crafts rooms to name a few. You will be supporting the Headteacher to deliver the highest possible educational standards in the school, and create a stimulating learning environment to get the best out of the students.

This is a full-time, permanent role to start in September and the salary is L10 - L14 (£60,701 - £66,114).

Some of your duties will include:

  • Deputise for the Headteacher in his/her absence
  • Ensure there is a continuous focus on pupil learning and progress
  • Reporting to the Governing Body on School performance
  • Establish relationships with all parents/carers to involve them in the pupils' learning and school activities
  • Identify staff training needs so the staff are effective and students can excel under their supervision
  • Ensure high standards of behaviour from all staff in the school, promoting positive engagement, independence and accountability
  • Liaising with agencies

To be considered for this role, you will need:

  • Experience in teaching in a SEN School
  • Leadership experience at the senior management level in a mainstream or special needs School
  • Knowledge of the SEND Code of Practice
  • Experience of contributing to School improvement
  • National Professional Qualification for Headship (NPQH) (Desirable)
  • QTS

Please get in touch and apply ASAP if you are interested and would like to hear more!

  • Reference: SENDHT1_1657191628