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Deputy Head Teacher

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Reference

PRI20369

Location

Sheridan School, Thetford Road, Northwold, Thetford, IP26 5LQ

Priory Group Division

Education & Children's Services

Vacancy Type

Permanent - Full Time

Salary

40,000 LPS inc SEN

Hours

37.5 per week

Job Advert - Division Information

Priory Education and Children’s Services is a leading company in the UK offering independent behavioural care for commissioners across the UK. With over 100 high quality schools, colleges and homes we focus on making a real and lasting difference for everyone we support.

Job Advert Location Description

Sheridan School offers an integrated programme of education and therapy for young people with behavioural, emotional and social difficulties compounded by complex learning difficulties including Autism across a number of sites across East Anglia.

Job Advert Role Description

We currently have vacancies for two Deputy Heads.  This post will suit a professional individual who is prepared to work flexibly in a vibrant, caring and supportive educational environment.  The successful candidates will work in close liaison with The Head of School to assist in the education and operational performance of the school, ensuring compliance with Ofsted and ISS standards, quality indicators and inspection report recommendations.  They will ensure all legislative and regulatory requirements are fully met and monitored and that learning strategies in place are relevant and best meet the needs of our learners.

The succesful candidates will have a proven record of developing strategies for improving progress and achievement across the school. They will be involved, with the Head of School, in developing the School Development Plan, then taking a strategic role in implementing and taking responsibility for the initiatives identified.

The two roles will have specific strategic focuses within the school:

 - Teaching, Learning and Curriculum

 - Personal Development, Behaviour, Nurture and Therapy

What we’d like from you:

•           Excellent communication and negotiation skills

•           Effective organisational skills

•           Strong leadership skills

•          Energy and enthusiasm

What we’d like to give you:

•           A competitive salary

•           Enhanced disclosure cost coverage

•           Comprehensive induction and commitment to ongoing training

•           Online benefits and cashback rewards

•           Cycle to work scheme

•           Just Drive scheme

•           SMART Childcare Vouchers

•           SMART Pension option

Division DBS info

References

For all roles we require a minimum of two references.  References provided must cover the last 3 years, or you are applying to work within our Children’s Homes we will need to request all references from where you have worked with either Children or Vulnerable Adults.

Please be advised that references will be requested prior to interview for all roles within our schools.

 

About us

From education to hospitals, care homes and secure facilities, the Priory Group of Companies offers individually tailored, multidisciplinary treatment programmes for those with complex educational needs or requiring acute, long-term and respite mental healthcare.

 

Disclosure

Priory Education Services is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children. All applicants must be willing to undergo safeguarding screening appropriate to the post, including checks with past employers and disclosures with the relevant body at an enhanced level. We are an equal opportunities employer.

Let us know how we are doing, review us on Indeed  or Glassdoor by following these links

Glassdoor

https://www.glassdoor.co.uk/Overview/Working-at-Priory-Group-EI_IE37118.11,23.htm

Indeed

https://www.indeed.co.uk/cmp/Priory-Education

 

Closing Date

26/06/2018