Assistant Headteacher

Dilkes Academy, South Ockendon

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Job Ref No. ECC2662-153L Position Type: Assistant Headteacher Pay Range: L1-L3 (£41065 - £43,091)
Position Start Date: 01/09/2019 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 17/05/2019 4pm Date of Interviews: Tuesday 21st May 2019  

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Assistant Headteacher

Leadership L1-L3 (£41,065 - £43,091)

Required for September 2019

An exciting opportunity to further strengthen our current senior leadership team. We are currently looking for an enthusiastic and focused individual who is ready to become an Assistant Headteacher and join our leadership team at Dilkes Academy.

Along with other members of the senior leadership team, the Assistant Headteacher will be centrally involved in the management of the academy and will be responsible for raising standards, mentoring students and newly qualified teachers and helping establish a culture that is nurturing and rigorous.

We are looking for you to:

• Have a sound knowledge of KS1/KS2 curriculum
• Have experience in leading and teaching in KS1/KS2
• Be a strong, resilient character.
• Have proven experience of positively impacting on student progress, raising attainment and developing excellence
• Be fully committed to Dilkes Academy's ethos of high expectations
• Have the drive to make a real difference to the lives of pupils

Informal visits to the school are welcome, please contact the school on 01708 852128. Application packs are available on our school website, in our latest news section or via and

Closing date: Friday 17th May 2019

Interview date: Tuesday 21st May 2019

Dilkes Academy is an outstanding school (Ofsted, April 2012) and a National Teaching School since 2013. We are also part of Catalyst Academies Trust, an innovative, charitable organisation, whose mission is to widen access to outstanding educational provision by supporting and empowering teachers and leaders in schools to develop remarkable teaching and achievement outcomes.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirement to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.

All appointments are subject to safer recruitment requirements to ensure the safeguarding of children and young people. All positions will involve appropriate checks and clearances.


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Mr Rhys Latham
Garron Lane, South Ockendon
Essex, RM15 5JQ
Telephone: 01708 852128