Deputy Head, Stretton Church of England Academy

Stretton Avenue, Coventry, CV3 3AE
L5-L9 £42,597 - £47,021
20 Mar 2017
31 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Working Pattern

We are a happy, vibrant and inclusive school looking for a passionate and highly motivated individual to join our outstanding team.

Do you want to make a difference to children’s lives?

Are you an excellent teacher and inspiring leader?

Are you a creative thinker with a sense of humour?

Do you love a challenge?

Do you have the highest expectations for yourself and the children?

If you answered yes to these questions then read on …

We are looking for a Deputy Head who will work with the Head teacher to drive school improvement and continually improve outcomes for all of our children.

We are looking for someone who is:

Passionate about children and their learning, with understanding and experience across the primary age range

Committed to helping children achieve more and keen for all children to have a voice.

Passionate about the well-being and learning of young children

Able to inspire, support and motivate others, with strong and proven leadership skills

Driven by high expectations of themselves, staff and pupils

Able to inspire teachers and support staff to further improve outcomes for children

Able to develop excellent relationships with the whole school community to ensure all children are able to succeed

We can offer you:

An opportunity to work alongside the Head teacher to sustain outstanding outcomes for all of our children

Non class based role with some teaching commitment

Willing and enthusiastic learners

Dedicated and hard-working staff

A vibrant, well-resourced environment

Opportunities to share best practice with other schools across the Multi Academy Trust

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Relevant Dates

Closing date: Midnight Friday 31st March 2017

Interview date: Thursday and Friday 6th and 7th April 2017

Key Requirements

This post is exempted under the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 and as such appointment to this post will be conditional upon the receipt of a satisfactory response to a check of police records via Disclosure and Barring Service (DBS).

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