Deputy Headteacher

11 Jan 2018
12 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Deputy Headteacher | DHT – Maidstone, Kent

Are you an exceptional AHT looking for a step up to a Deputy Headteacher post?

Perhaps you are relocating to Kent and you are looking for an Oftsed rated GOOD school to settle in to?

Could you help push a GOOD school in to the OUTSTANDING category through driving Teaching and Learning Standards forward?

If you are at the stage in your current role where you feel you can offer more put you name forward for this exciting new Deputy Headteacher | DHT role and you could secure a place on the leadership team of an exciting primary school in Maidstone, Kent.

*** A Deputy Headteacher | DHT position located in Maidstone, Kent
*** Leadership Scale - Depending on experience
*** Permanent, Full-Time position starting September 2018
*** Popular primary school
*** Non class-based role
*** Inspirational leadership
*** Excellent SENCO

What is my client looking for in a Deputy Headteacher?

To be successful, you will be career-minded experienced Assistant Headteacher who seeks greater responsibility and career progression or an existing enthusiastic Deputy Headteacher | DHT ready for a new environment. Your demonstrable track record of 'Good' or better teaching will become exponentially useful to you as you drive the standards of teaching and learning forward, across the school. You should possess a proven ability to lead positively from the front, ensuring that your team are aware of your high expectations. You must have the skills to establish open lines of communication between teachers, parents and governors with transparency and honesty at the core of your relationships. The successful candidate will have a gift for training and an inspirational teach style and the importance of delivering a top education to all pupils at the heart of your teaching ethos.

What does the role of a Deputy Headteacher | DHT in this school entail?

This Deputy Headteacher | DHT role involves you contributing to the development and progression of the whole school, with a focus on improving the teaching and learning. In order to monitor and evaluate the quality of lesson delivery, content and pupil care in the classroom there will be an expectation to conduct lesson observations. With a focus point being on raising teaching standards and ability throughout the school. In the post you will work alongside your team to reveal the strengths and weaknesses of the current curriculum and reviewing what needs implementing to increase attainment in those areas.

The School – Maidstone, Kent

This nurturing primary school is located in the county town of Maidstone. The school is housed in a fairly modern build with brand new facilities. It is constantly forging new partnerships with organisations within the community and has been increasing in size due to its popularity. It was previously deemed 'Good' by Ofsted but has certainly improved since then and adopts a creative approach to teaching as frequently as possible.

Tired of being left out of key decisions in your current role? This Kent-based Deputy Headteacher | DHT vacancy can offer you the chance to become a key member of an exciting primary School's SLT, click Apply Now and send your CV to John at EduStaff today.

Please note: due to the volume of Deputy Headteacher applications, only successful applicants will be contacted.