Assistant Head of School - Full-time
Start Date: Sep 2018
- Do you want an exciting opportunity to make a difference and improve the education of the children of our school?
- Do you want to establish and improve working practices and outcomes for children?
- Do you have an unrelenting passion for high standards in all that you do?
- Are you ambitious and looking for further career progression through the NPQSL?
If the answer is yes, we have the job for you!
We are seeking an Assistant Headteacher who is passionate about teaching and learning and can lead by example.
You will be an outstanding teacher with experience throughout the primary age range.
You will have leadership experience and will be driven by the core purpose that all children should make good progress each year.
You will be a key driver in continuing to shape and improve our curriculum working with the team to enable a strong and consistent shared vision of expectations that translates into practice.
You will be responsible for the curriculum, developing and providing CPD opportunities and supporting behaviour management.
There will be a 0.5 teaching commitment.
We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and applicants must be willing to undergo Child Protection screening, including checks with past employers and the DBS.
I would welcome and encourage visits to Darenth so that we can discuss the school and the opportunity further. Please call Miss Scott in the school office to arrange a visit. We look forward to seeing you.
Closing Date: 02/03/2018 at 12:00
Information about the school
Darenth C P School is in the rural location of the village of Darenth. The village is within close proximity of the A2/M2 M20 and M25. There is a Children/s Centre on the school site.
We are a fully inclusive school. We believe that nurture and support will allow our fantastic children to achieve their potential in all areas. We have high mobility with a rising roll, which requires flexibility, creativity and patience.
We are always looking for new ways to support all children and provide them with the education that they need and deserve. We want to bring out the best in all the children that we teach.
We are an exciting place to work, with caring staff and enthusiastic children and a clear vision of the learning outcomes that we want for all of the children at Darenth.
Our School and all its personnel are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of the children. This post is subject to an Enhanced Disclosure Application to the Disclosure and Barring Service.