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Deputy Head Teacher

Deputy Head Teacher

Scalby School

Scarborough, North Yorkshire

  • Expired
L18 – L22
Job type:
Full Time, Permanent
Start date:
April 2018
Apply by:
19 January 2018

Job overview

 We are looking to appoint a Deputy Head Teacher to join our leadership team who:

  • is an outstanding classroom practitioner.
  • is currently in post as a Senior Leader
  • can demonstrate a successful and sustained record of school improvement
  • has a credible vision for curriculum and assessment development
  • is a good communicator, able to inspire and motivate students
  • has developed leadership and management experience and skills to help the school in the next phase of its development.

Specific responsibilities will be aligned to the aptitude of the successful candidate.

Scalby is a high-performing 11-16 school on the beautiful North Yorkshire coast. In 2017 77% of students gained Grade 4 or above in English and Mathematics with 52% achieving Grade 5 and above. 37 % of students achieved Ebacc at Grade 5/C or above. 

The school’s current Progress 8 score places it in the top 12% of schools nationally. Ofsted (April 2012) graded the school “Good” with “Outstanding Leadership and Management.” Scalby School enjoys an excellent local reputation and is heavily over-subscribed as a result.

For an Application Form, Job Description and Person Specification please see our website via the apply button. Completed forms should be returned by email to Mrs Cindy Brooke at by 12:00 p.m. on 22nd January 2018. Interviews will be held on 22nd and 23rd February 2018. The successful candidate will be required to undertake an enhanced criminal records check via the DBS and will be checked for any prohibition from teaching using the NCTL’s Teacher Services website.

This organisation is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment’.

About Scalby School

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  • Scalby School
  • Fieldstead Crescent, Newby, Scarborough
  • North Yorkshire
  • YO12 6TH
  • United Kingdom
+44 1723 362301

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Scarborough is a beautiful coastal town on the edge of the North York Moors National Park. It provides excellent trails for coastal walking and mountain biking and many of our students take advantage of the location, enjoying Duke of Edinburgh Award and other outdoor pursuits.


Scalby School is a thriving, oversubscribed 11-16 mixed comprehensive school with 1020 on roll, serving the north of Scarborough and surrounding villages. It is situated in an attractive residential area about 2.5 miles from the town centre. There are 4 secondary schools which serve the Scarborough area, a centralised Sixth Form College and the larger Yorkshire Coast College which caters for those with vocational aspirations.


Scalby’s motto in “being the best we can be”. It is underpinned by four core values:

1. The school is a learning community.

2. We are ambitious for all our students.

3. Education is more than achieving examinations.

4. Leadership is important at all levels.

Scalby is a calm, purposeful learning environment with a real sense of community. This is exemplified by our commitment to fund-raising for local charities and our strong reputation for sports and performing arts. This includes the school performing at the nationally acclaimed Stephen Joseph Theatre.

Academic results have been consistently good since 2009 with results above the national average. The successful candidate will join a school with an enthusiastic, talented and committed staff and a highly effective leadership team rated “outstanding” by Ofsted.

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