Deputy Headteacher Ref: GP040221A
Apply by: 9am Thursday 4 February 2021
Interview Date: Week commencing 8 February 2021
Salary Scale: Leadership Scale 15 - 19 (£62,926 - £69,087) (Outer London)
Hours: Full Time
Contract Type: Permanent Job
Start: April or September 2021
An exciting opportunity has arisen for an inspiring and exceptional individual with a proven track record in leadership in schools to join our highly supportive team as Deputy Headteacher. The role of a Deputy Headteacher includes:
● Formulating the aims and objectives of the school
● Managing staff and resources to that end
● Monitoring progress towards the achievement of the school’s aims and objectives
Our highly successful school which is rated ‘good’ by Ofsted, ensures the best outcomes for children through our innovative teaching approach and a creative curriculum, which promotes curiosity. This is further enhanced by our specialist teachers for Spanish, music and sport who deliver quality provision throughout the school.
Children are motivated to achieve, encouraged to be independent and a delight to teach. Pupil voice is encouraged through our School Parliament and Grange Park Family assemblies that celebrate children’s achievements.
Our stimulating learning environment showcases children’s love of learning. Our beautiful grounds, overlooking the heart of Winchmore Hill, which include allotments, fire pit and playing fields enable us to provide enriched outdoor learning experiences such as overnight camping.
We are strongly committed to providing high quality professional development for all our staff. As part of Enfield Learning Trust, a partnership of successful Enfield primary schools, we are able to offer significant opportunities to work in collaboration with colleagues from across the Trust in order to develop innovative teaching practice.
The well-being of our staff is of paramount importance and we promote a healthy work-life balance. We are constantly reviewing our practices to ensure that our staff can focus on what matters: providing a rich environment in which children can learn and thrive.
As part of Trust, we offer:
● Well-being days
● Perkbox app – with access to hundreds of exclusive company perks i.e. high street discounts
● Employee support hub
● Attendance reward scheme
● Cycle to work scheme
Please visit our website to learn more about Grange Park: www.grangeparkprimaryelt.org
For an application pack please contact us at: firstname.lastname@example.org
Due to the current circumstances, we are unable to accommodate any visits to the school.
However if you would like further information about the school or the role, you can request a telephone conversation with the headteacher. Please contact the school office on 0208 360 1001 or email us on the above email to arrange this.
Where possible, the interview process will include face-to-face meetings which will take place in the school, adhering to the system of controls the school has in place.