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Assistant Headteacher - Full-time

Tunbury Primary School, Walderslade

  • Ref:KCC886-2530-149L
  • Posted:08/05/2017
  • Pay:Leadership 4 - 8
  • Start Date:Sep 2017
  • App Close Date:22/05/2017 at 12:00
  • Interviews:Thursday 25th May 2017

Job Description


Would you like the opportunity to grow and excel as part of a committed, creative and forward thinking team leading a school to outstanding?

We are seeking to appoint a truly outstanding classroom practitioner who is a self motivated, enthusiastic professional to support the leadership of this 3-form, popular and friendly community school. This post is non-class based (initially), with a regular teaching commitment.

We are looking for an Assistant Head Teacher with: ∙ Excellent management, organisational, leadership and teaching skills. ∙ A commitment to high expectations and robust understanding of raising standards, particularly for more able children. ∙ A passion for teaching and improving opportunities for our children.  ∙ Ambition and a keen interest in their own professional development. ∙ Excellent interpersonal skills to build on links with parents. ∙ Experience of teaching in KS1 and KS2. Ability to lead KS1 or KS2.

You will be supported in career development through bespoke training. Opportunities for rapid career progression are available. All of our teachers are provided with a laptop/iPad and access to other necessary resources.

Only those shortlisted for interview will be contacted. References will be requested for shortlisted candidates and prior to interview.

Information about the school

A popular three form entry primary school set in spacious grounds within the leafy suburbs of Maidstone. Our children are happy, well motivated, eager and very able to learn. Staff are welcoming and professional. School judged GOOD by Ofsted.

Tunbury Primary School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare and safety of children and young people and expects all staff to share this commitment. This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

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Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.