Assistant Headteacher – Class based, Wandsworth

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Sheringdale Primary SchoolWandsworth

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Start date: Required for September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L5
Contract term: Permanent

Sheringdale is a caring and creative community school at the heart of leafy Southfields with great transport links.

We need an Assistant Headteacher who is:

• committed to raising  standards and continuing school improvement  

• highly organised and efficient

• creative and enthusiastic  

• an accomplished teacher

Ofsted (2014) recognised our school as outstanding. The Sheringdale vision is Learn Create Grow Together and children thrive in this creative and academically successful school. It is an exciting time filled with opportunities with a new build expanding the school to two form entry.

We are looking for an Assistant Headteacher who will significantly contribute to building on our success as an outstanding school. This is a great opportunity to contribute to the ongoing improvement of the school and to develop leadership skills.

Visits are welcomed but not essential, tours will be given on the interview day.

An information pack, including a Job Description and Person Specification can be downloaded below. Alternatively an application pack can be found on the Wandsworth Council website

For any further details please contact the school on the telephone number below or by email

Completed application should be returned to the school by email to

Closing date: 23 April 2018 (at noon) Interviews:  30 April 2018

We are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children, young people and vulnerable adults and expect all staff and volunteers to share this commitment.

This post is subject to an enhanced DBS check.

Please note that we do not accept CVs.

Sheringdale Primary School  Standen Road, Wandsworth SW18 5TR Tel 02088747340 Email: Headteacher Sarah Jones Expanding to 2 form entry

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More about Sheringdale Primary School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Primary
Funding status: State - Community
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 11 years
Address: Standen Road, Southfields, London, SW18 5TR, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8874 7340
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Sheringdale, a community state school, is a mixed, non-selective, non-denominational primary situated in Southfields, south-west London. The school will provide 352 places for pupils aged 3-11 when fully subscribed.

The school sees itself as being at...