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Job Ref No. ECC7048-289L Position Type: Deputy Headteacher Pay Range: Leadership point 16-22
Position Start Date: 01/09/2020 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 29/01/2020 Midnight Date of Interviews: 06 - 07 February 2020  

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This is a fantastic opportunity to continue your leadership journey in a well led, collaborative and supportive environment. The Edith Borthwick School is a large, vibrant 3-19 special school where we have a broad and exciting curriculum. In 2015 we moved into a brand new building and we have a strong reputation within the community. We have high expectations of both students and staff and consider this to be an exciting place to work and develop, where creativity and innovation are nurtured. We really know our students, and focus on them as individuals. Pastoral systems are strong and we value a curriculum offer and activities that educate the whole child.

The Deputy Headteacher plays an integral role on the Senior Leadership Team and must have experience as an outstanding practitioner who can support, enthuse and inspire others.

The successful candidate will:
 Have high expectation of themselves, staff and the learners in their care
 Be able to lead and motivate staff, supporting colleagues in the improvement of teaching and learning
 Be able to contribute to the Senior Leadership team in achieving the vision and strategic aims of the school
 Have excellent communication and organisational skills.

In return we can offer:
 Truly amazing learners
 Experience rich, enthusiastic and caring ethos
 Friendly and supportive staff team
 Opportunities to have a positive impact on learners' progress
 Dedicated leadership time

Visit us and find out more about this exciting opportunity.

Our School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and this post will be subject to an Enhanced DBS.

School visit dates: 16/1/20-1.30pm, 20/1/20-9.30am, 24/1/20 am/pm

Closing date: 29/01/2020

Shortlisting: 30/01/2020

Interview dates: 06-07/02/2020

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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Claire Baker
Springwood Drive, Braintree
Essex, CM7 2YN
Telephone: 01376 529300

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