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Assistant Headteacher - Head Of Sixth Form - Full-time

Dane Court Grammar School, Broadstairs

  • Ref:KCC886-5460-151L
  • Posted:16/01/2020
  • Pay:L14-18 £56578 - £62426
  • Start Date:April/September 2020
  • App Close Date:28/01/2020 at 17:00
  • Interviews:10/11 February


We are looking for a new Assistant Headteacher to lead our vibrant Sixth Form. This is an ideal opportunity and a unique environment for an ambitious middle leader to gain excellent, supportive training in leadership and make a significant contribution to an excellent school.

Dane Court is an outstanding, mixed selective 11–18 school in the charming seaside resort of Broadstairs. We are an IB World School, offering only IBDP and IBCP post-16. We are federated with King Ethelbert School and are part of the Coastal Academies Trust which includes four secondary schools and a large primary school, all in Thanet. We are also a Teaching School working in partnership with schools in Sandwich, Canterbury, Herne Bay, Dover and Thanet.

The post offers a unique chance to work in a dynamic, fast changing environment, at the cutting edge of modern education and to play a part in creating a new paradigm for learning in this part of England.

The post would ideally start in April but a September start would be considered.

Should you require any additional information please contact Carolyn Hobbs on 01843 864941 or ask to speak to Martin Jones, Head of School. Pre-application visits and/or discussion are welcome. To apply please complete the online application form and submit a covering letter. Applications should be submitted no later than Tuesday 28th January.

This position is subject to Enhanced DBS Disclosure procedures.

Information about the school

Our school: A popular and successful school with a high profile in the local community. Well-motivated students who are excited about learning. Bright, modern buildings with excellent facilities. At the heart of the Coastal Academies Trust, with strong links to teachers and students in other local schools. Located in Broadstairs, on the Kent coast, with a sunny climate and affordable housing, yet only 80 minutes by train from central London. Forward-thinking curriculum: we are an International Baccalaureate World School, offering academic and vocational courses.

We offer you: Friendly staff, working together and supporting each other. Excellent induction programme.

Job Contact Information

  • Name:Carolyn Hobbs, Office Manager
  • Address:Broadstairs Road, Broadstairs, Kent, CT10 2RT
  • Telephone: (01843) 864941
  • Email: hobbs@danecourt.kent.sch.uk

Fax: (01843) 608811


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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.