Deputy Headteacher - The Meadows Sports College

The Meadows Sports College, Dudley Road East, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 3BU
Leadership Pay Range: 18-22 (£ 59,264-£65,363)
11 Sep 2017
27 Sep 2017
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The Meadows Sports College are inviting applications for the role of Deputy Headteacher.

The successful candidate through their energy, resilience and commitment to success, will have the ability to work with their fellow Senior Leadership Team, Governing Body and wider school community to support our school in embedding recent changes, to enable us to rise to the next level

Applicants will have demonstrated inspiring, adaptable leadership skills within a special educational needs environment and have a record of accomplishment of embedding sustained improvement through influencing and driving strategic direction.

The successful candidate will:

  • Promote a vision and commitment to maintaining and improving high standards of provision;
  • Sustain our commitment to working positively with parents, carers, the local authority and outside agencies;
  • Be passionate about high-quality teaching and learning for students of all abilities;
  • Have highly effective communication, interpersonal and organisational skills;
  • Fully understand the demanding nature of SEN provision in education and wider society;
  • Be familiar with changes to National Government Policy regarding disability, education, health and welfare;
  • Have a clear understanding of a special needs environment and day to day school operations.

Application forms are available below and should be returned to SIPS Education Ltd, 2nd Floor Guardian House, Cronehills Linkway, West Bromwich, West Midlands B70 8GS or emailed to If you require more information about how to apply for the post, please call 0121 296 3000. Please ensure application forms are signed if sending via email.

If you are selected for interview and have provided an email address, correspondence will be sent via e-mail.

If you are successful in being shortlisted for interview you will be contacted by email within 28 days of the closing date.  If you do not receive such an email, please conclude that you have not been shortlisted.

The Meadows Sports College is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and expect all staff and to share this commitment. The successful candidate will be subject to all necessary pre-employment checks, including: an enhanced DBS; Prohibition check; Childcare Disqualification (where applicable); qualifications (where applicable); medical fitness; identity and right to work.  All applicants will be required to provide two suitable references.

Alternatively you can visit our website:

We positively encourage visits to the school. An appointment on either 18th or 19th September can be organised by contacting the school office on 0121 569 7080.

Hours: Full Time

Grade: Leadership Pay Range: 18-22 (£59,264-£65,363)

Location: The Meadows Sports College, Dudley Road East, Oldbury, West Midlands, B69 3BU

Closing Date: Noon Wednesday 27th September 2017

Shortlisting: Thursday 28th September 2017

Interviews: 9th/10th October 2017

Start Date: January 2018 or sooner if possible once satisfactory clearances are received

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