Assistant Head Teacher - Secondment

Lexden Springs Residential Special School, Colchester
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Job Ref No. ECC7069-448L Position Type: Assistant Headteacher Pay Range: L14-18
Position Start Date: Immediate Contract Type: Full-time Contract Term: Fixed
Application Close: 17/07/2024 Midday Date of Interviews: 23/7/24  

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Assistant Headteacher including Deputy Designated Safeguarding Lead responsibilities- Secondment Opportunity

Due to the appointment of one of our leaders to work for The Essex Special School Education Trust (ESSET) and Essex County Council Outreach Program we are looking for an enthusiastic, hard working and empathetic leader to join our senior leadership team on a fixed term secondment of 5 terms

This is a full time position on the Leadership pay scale L14 (£65,010) to L18 (£71,729)

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Lexden Springs is an inspiring school where no two days are ever the same (but a smile is always guaranteed!) which caters for pupils aged 3 - 19 who have a variety of severe learning difficulties, including some with autism and/or challenging behaviour and some with serious medical conditions.

We pride ourselves in having high quality and enthusiastic staff that encourage our pupils to achieve their fullest potential academically, socially, emotionally, physically, morally, spiritually and aesthetically, enabling each pupil to grow in confidence, and able to participate in the wider community. We support our staff in doing this by offering a high level of training and development throughout their time at Lexden Springs and encouraging them too to also reach their fullest potential.

Lexden Springs School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. As part of the Safer Recruitment process the successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced DBS check.

We're an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, colour, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin,age or disability status.

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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Winstree Road, Colchester
Essex, CO3 0PZ
Telephone: 01206 563321

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