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Job Ref No. ECC7048-377L Position Type: Assistant Headteacher Pay Range: Leadership scale 10-14
Position Start Date: 01/09/2022 Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Permanent
Application Close: 18/05/2022 Midnight Date of Interviews: 23rd May 2022  

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This is a fantastic opportunity to join our leadership team 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 Assistant 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: Please contact the Claire Baker for a visit to the school on 01376 529300

Closing date: 18/05/2022 Shortlisting: 19/05/2022

Interview dates: 23/05/2022

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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