Assistant Headteacher, Derby

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Allestree Woodlands SchoolDerby

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Start date: September 2018
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: Leadership L10 - L14
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

Required for September 2018

Allestree Woodlands School is a popular and successful 11-18 converter academy, providing high quality education for 1350 students (265 in the sixth form). The school is situated on the northern edge of the city of Derby in a very pleasant setting overlooking the Kedleston Hall National Trust estate. 

The vacancy offers the ambitious, energetic and capable applicant the opportunity to be a significant part of the strategic leadership of the school. The governors, staff, students and parents/carers are committed to continuing to serve our community by developing the very strong academic performance of the school together with our inclusive, family ethos. If you feel you could contribute to this vision, we would be very pleased to receive your application.

The successful candidate will:

ü Be passionate about educating young people

ü Be a teacher of high calibre

ü Be able to inspire and motivate students and staff to give and achieve their best

ü Be a team player who has excellent interpersonal and communication skills

ü Have high levels of motivation and commitment

The successful applicant will join a very committed, collaborative, forward thinking and successful team. The school offers a very personal and professional supportive environment. 

Allestree Woodlands School is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and an enhanced DBS disclosure will be requested for the successful candidate.

Interested? Please visit the Allestree Woodlands School Vacancies page:

or contact Kate Challands  on 01332 551921.

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More about Allestree Woodlands School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: Secondary
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 11 - 18 years
Denomination: Non-denominational
Address: Blenheim Drive, Allestree, Derby, Derbyshire, DE22 2LW, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 1332 551921
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