Deputy Headteacher - Cedars Short Stay School

Cedars PRU
High Street, Knutton, Newcastle-under-Lyme. ST5 6BX
Leadership Spine Level 6 - 10 £47,735 - £52,723 per annum
18 Jul 2022
23 Sep 2022
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Deputy Headteacher

Full time and permanent

£47,735 - £52,723 p.a.  Incremental progression is dependent on performance.

Required for January 2023

The Management Committee of CEDARS Short Stay School wish to appoint an enthusiastic and inspiring Deputy Headteacher to this Good (Ofsted 2019) school from January 2023.  CEDARS SSS is an 11 - 16 year education provider for young people who may have challenging behaviour and struggle to stay in mainstream settings.

The Job Description, Application form, Person Specification and Behaviour Policy are attached.  We are looking to appoint a person with excellent pastoral and behaviour management expertise who is pupil centered and supports a Restorative Practice approach.  Specific duties and responsibilities will be negotiable and full support and training will be provided.

For further information or to arrange a visit please contact Gail Tansley after 5th September on 01782 749739

If you are interested in taking up this opportunity, apply for this post by completing the application form and writing a letter of application to the Headteacher - Mrs Pam Clulow, before 3 pm Friday 23/09/22, explaining why you should be considered for the post.

Shortlisting – 29/09/22

Interviews – 14/10/22

Please email all application documents to:

or, alternatively post to

CEDARS, Darwin Base, 167 Queens Road, Penkhull, 


Telephone: 01782 749739


This School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people/vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This position is subject to a criminal records check from the Disclosure and Barring Service (formerly CRB) which will require you to disclose details of all unspent and unfiltered spent reprimands, formal warnings, cautions and convictions in your application form.