Assistant Head of School (Hampton Gardens)

Required for September 2019:

Assistant Head of School

L14 – L18

We are looking to recruit an enthusiastic and committed Assistant Head of School to join Hampton Gardens school. This role provides an exciting and unique opportunity to help shape the future development of the school as it expands.

We are looking to appoint the best person for this position so the exact areas of responsibility will be open for negotiation. Potential areas that the successful candidate could lead on could include one of the following:

  • Behaviour
  • Teaching and Learning
  • Student data and Assessment
  • Curriculum development & timetabling

Along with the main area of responsibility there will be additional responsibilities reflecting the current size of the leadership team. As the team grows, areas of responsibility will be reviewed according to individual skill set.

In addition, the Assistant Head of School will:

  • Be an inspirational teacher with a proven track record of leading students to achieve outstanding results;
  • Embrace creativity and innovation and will always be looking for the very best practice in teaching.

What we can offer you in return:

  • A fantastic working environment where students are enthusiastic and want to learn. All our schools have modern buildings, with light and airy classrooms, outstanding facilities and are situated at the heart of the community.

  • We value our staff and recognise the importance of providing ongoing training opportunities. As a growing Trust we are also able to offer opportunities for promotion and fresh challenges as new roles arise regularly.

  • Our active Staff Wellbeing Group creates an effective channel for staff to be heard, and underpins our commitment to cultivating a supportive working environment which allows staff to flourish and achieve their full potential.

  • Our extensive induction programme supports staff every step of the way.

  • Full access to the Health Assured Employee Assistance Programme which is designed to help staff deal with any personal or professional problems. Staff have access to free legal advice, medical information, counselling sessions, online self-help tools, factsheets and the wellbeing portal.

Closing date: 9.00am on Monday 25 February 2019

Interviews will take place week commencing 11 March 2019

Please click on the following documents for more information:

Assistant Head of School Recruitment Pack

Hampton Gardens Prospectus

Application Form