Deputy Head of Primary, Edmonton / Enfield

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Edmonton County SchoolEdmonton / Enfield

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Start date: September 2018 (Earlier start date available
Contract type: Full Time
Salary: L12 - L16
Contract term: Permanent
Suitable for NQTs: No

We are looking for an ambitious teacher who is ready to lead at a senior level at our two-form entry school. The primary phase is part of Edmonton County School - a 4-18 ‘all through’ school serving the Edmonton community.  

The successful candidate will ideally have experience of:

· Leading a core subject such as literacy or mathematics;

· Taking responsibility for a significant areas of school improvement

· A record of successful teaching, preferably in more than one key stage.

The post offers all the benefits of working in a small school with the possibilities that come from being part of a larger organsiaiton. We share professional learning , and staff across the 4-18 school learn together.

Being a smaller school, it’s important that the successful candidate is an enthusiastic, creative, motivational and inspirational teacher. We have to demonstrate high expectations for all pupils and a commitment to raising standards through quality teaching and learning. 

This is an ideal position for an ambitious leader who is seeking to lead a school in the future. The leadership team of the primary phase comprises the head, deputy head and three assistant heads. This post gives considerable scope to develop your leadership and management skills. This is a substantial role in raising standards across the school.

Edmonton County School is proud to serve a diverse cultural community. This is an important time in the life of our school and a great opportunity to be part of its future. We provide a welcoming atmosphere for our pupils, parents and families and have a happy and hardworking team. 

Edmonton County Primary Phase currently has 10 classes that consist of Reception through to Year 5. We are seeking to appoint an exceptional senior leader who is ambitious, passionate, committed and an inspiring classroom teacher who will ensure that all our children have high expectations and believe that learning never stops. 

This is an exciting opportunity: if you are someone that has endless enthusiasm and will go that ‘extra mile’ for children and families then we would love to hear from you.

Erini Franciosa & Paul Miller (Co-Heads of Primary)

To apply please download an application pack from the school website

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Applications will be processed as received.

CVs will not be accepted as formal application

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More about Edmonton County School
Type: Mainstream School
Phase: All-through with sixth form
Funding status: State - Academy
Gender: Mixed
Age Range: 3 - 18 years
Address: Bury Campus, Little Bury Street, Edmonton, London, N9 9JZ, United Kingdom
Telephone: +44 20 8360 3158