Deputy Headteacher - Full-time

Speldhurst CEP School, Speldhurst

  • Ref:KCC886-3042-46L
  • Posted:25/02/2021
  • Pay:L4-L8
  • Start Date:September 2021
  • App Close Date:17/03/2021 at 12:00
  • Interviews:23rd March 2021

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The Governors of Speldhurst CE (VA) Primary School are seeking to appoint an inspirational and highly motivated Deputy Headteacher to support the Headteacher in developing our popular village school.

The successful candidate will be someone who:

• Is an outstanding classroom practitioner with the ability to influence staff and pupils, to achieve the highest standards of teaching, learning and behaviour

• Has excellent communication, organisational and leadership skills and a high level of emotional intelligence

• Is able to lead learning across the primary range

• Will play a significant role in strategic planning for the school and in formulating the School Improvement Plan.

• Is inspired by the creative curriculum and keen to develop stimulating learning opportunities

• Will lead on assessment for learning

• Can develop and implement effective monitoring, intervention and performance management strategies.

We will offer you:

• A popular church school at the heart of a village community

• Highly motivated pupils who really want to learn

• A supportive and creative staff

• The opportunity to play a key role in the further development of the school

• A commitment to your professional development

• Leadership and management time

Visiting the school is encouraged but, due to Covid, tours may be impractical. A virtual tour can be found on the school website under About Us, Virtual School Tour. Please contact the school on 01892 863044 or email headteacher@speldhurst.kent.sch.uk if you have any queries. 

Information about the school

Speldhurst Church of England Aided Primary School is in a village 3 miles from Tunbridge Wells in Kent and is at the heart of a thriving village community. We are a small, caring school with just 210 pupils so it is possible to know every child.

The school became Voluntary Aided in September 2004 and is known for its strong Christian ethos. It has an Outstanding Ofsted judgement (February 2014) and an Excellent SIAMS judgement (June 2019). Our dedicated team of teachers, governors and support staff work closely with parents to provide the best possible opportunities for our children. We provide a happy, caring environment, a broad and balanced academic curriculum and promote high standards of behaviour. We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and this post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Job Contact Information

Fax: (01892) 862196

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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.